FOTD: Tiny, delicate, beautiful

These tiny white flowers were a challenge to photograph. But after looking through the photos and a little bit of cropping, you see they are quite pretty.  So many tiny beautiful things are hidden from us until we look closely. The older I get, the more I’m conscious of ways very small things can make…

FOTD: The Artist Within

Deep inside I have always had an artistic flair.  I’ve done some drawing in the past, and have always wanted to paint. Maybe someday I will.  Until then, I will let the artist within me come out in my photos.  When I see the softness of these flowers, the glimmers and glow of the sun…

Just add water drops and sunshine!

Sadly I missed a photo walk after the rains last week. Yesterday, I took my spray bottle filled with water and headed out into the yard to experiment with water mist and my camera. The lantana had the best results with the beautiful water drops glistening in the sunlight. I was mesmerized! ❤ ❤ ❤…

After the Rain

We’ve had some refreshing and well needed rain showers this week.  I’ve had only a brief moment to capture a few rain drops.  Sadly, I believe our rain showers have come to an end. I’ve always found the rain very calming. –Venus Williams Rain is grace; rain is the sky descending to the earth; without…

Flower of the Day

I ran across these flowers on Saturday.  They were so beautiful and the sun was shining at a perfect angle. We have lantana in our yard.  We have a beautiful yellow plant.  I have some pink ones that have struggled to grow for a few years.  I think they just need more water.  I am…