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….

Misty Moments Waiting

Here is my entry for the Tuesday Photo Challenge: Mist This photo came to mind and I was able to easily retrieve it from my photo files. It was taken in 2012 with my pocket camera.  We were vacationing in Key West.  We were waiting for our boat to take us out to the Dry…

More than a zoo: Our Desert Museum

Monday, in celebration of my dad’s 80th birthday, we spent the day exploring the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum.  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,…