Mystery Solved!

A few days ago I posted unique and unknown flower “bud” (see post here). Yesterday I realized they were the orange poppies planted all over our nearby preserve and walking path. They appear to be California Poppies. And now we know ๐Ÿ˜Š “Of all the wonderful things in the wonderful universe of God, nothing seems…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday #34

Tonight on our walk we ran across this lovely lady.ย  Even among the breezy grassy blades I was able to capture her simple beauty. ๐Ÿž๐Ÿž๐Ÿž๐Ÿž๐Ÿž๐Ÿž “I think people should maybe just go out into the garden and watch a ladybug crawl across a flower and relax their mind. That’s about all you need to know…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday #32 ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹

My post for Sunshine’s Macro Monday ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹ “I meant to do my work today But a brown bird sang in the apple tree And a butterfly flitted across the field And all the leaves were calling me.” ~ Richard Le Gallienne

Rafinesquia neomexicana: commonly known as desert chicory…

Also known as plumeseed, orย New Mexico plumeseed, considered in the sunflower or daisy family.ย  I have no fun facts on this flower.ย  However, I think it’s beauty makes a grand statement! ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ “To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an…