In grays and blacks

Inspired by Frank @ Beachwalk Reflections’ post on Gray, I decided to look through some older photos and experiment with some black and white edits. It’s fun to see how grays and blacks can change the mood of a photo. These photos below were taken early last year. Is there one that stands out to…

Stops along the way: Port Aransas and Mustang Island, Texas

The route we decided to take from S. Padre Island to Rockport, on our recent road trip, took us down Mustang Island to Port Aransas. This provided the opportunity to stop and check out Port Aransas Nature Preserve. Although our GPS took us to City Hall 🤣 they kindly directed us to one of the…

Dragonfly at the Rio Grande

One of my favorite trinkets acquired on our recent road trip through Big Bend National Park, was this small wire dragonfly on display at the Rio Grande Overlook next to the border. A small sign states prices (some items were tagged) and that the crafts were from Boquillas, Mexico. The Big Bend Visitor’s guide says…

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Hopes and prayers for a blessed holiday season 🎄❄️🙏 May the coming year be filled with goodness and hope 🕊️ Have a joyous peaceful day! “An optimist is someone who figures that if it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, it’s the bluebird of happiness.” ~ Robert Breault “A smile is the…

Dragonfly Dance

Thoughts back to summer as I contemplate the momentI stroll through past photos and remember the dragonfliesThey flutter and dance in the morning sunlightWings all shimmery with sparkles