FOTD: Desert Broom

The Desert Broom is of the Sunflower family.Β  The male and female flowers are on separate plants, and the female flowers develop white, silky and very beautiful airborne seeds. These bushes are found along sandy washes, hillsides, streams and bottom lands.Β  Mine were discovered in our sandy wash, along our walking path. Interesting to learn,…

More than a zoo: Our Desert Museum

Monday, in celebration of my dad’s 80th birthday, we spent the day exploring theΒ Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum.Β  It was a beautiful day and although not all of the animals were out and about, we were able to enjoy many of the animals, birds, plants and butterflies. We enjoyed a fabulous lunch outside at the Ocotillo Cafe,…

Another Yellow Flower?

Can one post too many yellow flowers? I will say “no” …because I want to post another yellow flower πŸ™‚ And yes, the flowers by my front door finally opened! 🌼🌼🌼🌼🌼🌼 And for fun, black and white: 🌻🌻🌻🌻🌻🌻

Travel Destination: 17 Mile Drive-Pebble Beach, CA

Is there ever enough time to do everything? One of my favorite memories on our May road trip up the California coast, was a very brief loop around 17 Mile Drive and our visit to the Pebble Beach Visitor’s Center. Golf being my husband’s passion, I was blessed to share this first time visit with…

Color Power

After a short class on Lightroom photo editing, I created the colorful photo below. A simple yellow flower along the road. Now it fills my life with vibrant colors! 🌻🌻🌻🌻🌻🌻 Life is a painting, and you are the artist. You have on your palette all the colors in the spectrum – the same ones available…