Macro Monday: The world at our feet

Saturday morning, as I walked into the sun, I could see the dew reflecting in the sunlight on the damp earth.  It was beautiful.  It is rare that we get dew here, but with the rain this winter, it has happened a lot.  I saw a photo opp.  I decided to get down on my…

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…

Macro Monday Mystery…

I found this visitor on our screen door today and decided to take a few photos.  Then, I went outside and took a few from his back side.  I found it very difficult to get his entire frame in focus. When I looked up close, I was fascinated to see he looks furry! The photo…

On the Hunt for Joy Challenge: Get Outside

One of my favorite things! Hunting for joy, outside! And today, on my hunt, I ran across this most beautiful flowering weed.  Yes, I’m sure it was not planted there purposely. Yet, it produced the most beautiful flowers! What exactly is a “weed”?  According to http://www.dictionary.com a weed is: any undesirable or troublesome plant, especially…