Sunshine’s Macro Monday #31

In sticking with Irene’s water drop theme, here is another butterfly from my recent visit to the botanical gardens. ๐Ÿ˜Š ๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹๐Ÿฆ‹ “The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore   My post for Sunshine’s Macro Monday

Orchids from all angles

Posting for Sunshine’s Macro Monday # 30: More photos from our botanical gardens visit last week.ย  These orchids were misty and beautiful in the humid butterfly and tropical plant display. So lovely! ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #84: Narrow (watch out!)

I live in the desert. To tie into the Lens-Artists photo challenge this week, I am sharing some photos that demonstrate how narrow and sharp so many of our desert plants can be.  You must be aware of your surroundings when walking and hiking out in our nature.  So many of the plants have sharp…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday: Simple Beauty

ย โ€œSimplicity is the ultimate sophistication.โ€ย  ~Leonardo da Vinci ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ Simplicity in character, in manners, in style; in all things the supreme excellence is simplicity.ย  ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL ๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท๐ŸŒท   My post for Sunshine’s Macro Monday #28: