Ash Wednesday memory

This is a slightly edited re-post from two years ago, a special memory from one of our stops on our Caribbean cruise in 2008: We were in Antigua, West Indies, on Ash Wednesday and happened upon a lovely old church during their Ash Wednesday service. We did not realize what the building was, as we…

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.  The Dry Tortugas is considered an underwater national park, and is 100 square miles in size. …

A hike in the park

I am one of the lucky ones that gets the day off today for Martin Luther King day.  Rather than sit at home, we headed out for a short hike at a nearby State Park.  It was a beautiful morning.  In fact, it was very warm out. I got a few photos where the sunlight…

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #77: Favorite Photos of 2019

I had a really hard time deciding what to add to this post.  I love taking photos and had fun on our roadtrip back in May, along the California coast, Highway 1.  Then I got a macro lens and discovered how fun it is to look more closely at all of the beauty around us….