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,…

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…

FOTD in the evening sun

Leaves, evening sun, a few minutes and my camera. What more do I need? ♥♥♥♥ Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain. Henry David Thoreau   I take my camera and my walking shoes and off…

Creatures Among Us

This morning me and my camera went on a 4.8 mile walk that took almost three hours.  We walked up a road we had not visited in quite some time. Sometimes you find things you can only see through your camera lens. Crazy!

Destination: Discovery -Point Arena, CA

We headed down the steep incline.  This was the direction we were given. I was sure we took the correct turn.  He said it will look like you are going to drive off the pier, and he was right.  This is one of those cases where the GPS was not helpful.  We were there, but…