Orchids from all angles

Posting for Sunshine’s Macro Monday # 30: More photos from our botanical gardens visit last week.ย  These orchids were misty and beautiful in the humid butterfly and tropical plant display. So lovely! ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ

Travel Destination: Dry Tortugas National Park

In 2012 we flew to Florida and drove down the Florida Keys to Key West. When planing our trip I discovered the Dry Tortugas, located about 70 miles from Key West, and decided to include that in our plans.ย  The Dry Tortugas is considered an underwater national park, and is 100 square miles in size.ย …

Happy Thursday

Wake up! Find your Happy! Share it! ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š   ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŒธ LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL

Color my Monday Macro!

Today I was blessed with a day off for the holiday, and I celebrated President’s Day by visiting our local botanical gardens.ย  I hadn’t visited in many years, and my husband had never been there.ย  I have been wanting to go the past many weeks, as I know they currently have the butterfly and orchid…

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #84: Narrow (watch out!)

I live in the desert. To tie into the Lens-Artists photo challenge this week, I am sharing some photos that demonstrate how narrow and sharp so many of our desert plants can be.  You must be aware of your surroundings when walking and hiking out in our nature.  So many of the plants have sharp…