Need a smile?

I thought this cute pelican might brighten your day ๐Ÿ™‚ Natureโ€™s prime favorites were the Pelicans; High-fed, long-lived, and sociable and free.~James Montgomery “A lot of guys like to go to the beach and bring a crowd, but not me. I like to be alone and out there with a couple of pelicans.” ~ Robert…

Bird Weekly – Photo Challenge

This week Lisa challenges us with “Birds with long wingspans” in her post here. I was excited about this challenge because I snapped the photos below when visiting Panama City Beach, Florida and was waiting for an opportunity to post them. While visiting a park area, I looked up in time to take several photos…

BIRD WEEKLY โ€“ PHOTO CHALLENGE โ€“ LONG LEGGED BIRDS

On our recent visit to Panama City Beach, Florida, I saw this bird a few times when walking the beach. The thing that stood out to me was his yellow feet. I was able to identify him as a Snowy Egret. He moved quickly and I had a hard time snapping a great photo (especially…

The power of a photo

A single photographA frozen moment in timeA memory as powerful as lifeA single photographEmotionalIn a moment can bring tearsLaughterSmilesJoySadnessHeartbreak and heartacheFearA single photographCan take you back to places you’ve beenAwaken sensesRevive the wind, the rain, the smells and the tastesThe touch of a loved oneMemoriesPowerful memoriesA single photographCan take you to places you’ve never beenEnergize…

I will travel

Given the opportunity, I will continue to travel, regardless of the roadblocks we may encounter. We just returned from a two week road trip that provided interest, relaxation, and just a little excitement. Headed across country from the Southwest, our final destination was Panama City Beach, Florida before returning home. My initial beach destination was…