Hoverfly: I am not a bee

I am also called a Flower Fly and I am a great pollinator. Although I do look like a bee, I am small, and I have only two wings, not four. I do not sting, but you don’t know that, so that helps protects me from those of you who may want to harass me….

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…

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…

Macro Love 🌺🌸

Yip, I’m in love with colorful macro photos. Thanks to Irene’s Sunshine’s Macro Monday Challenge I have a reason to post! 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺

Wintery Bougainvillea

I took these photos several days ago. The flowers looked like they were all dying.  Yet, when I looked closely, there was new growth sprouting. Just goes to show you the resilience this little plant has.  I think inside, we all have resilience when times get tough.  We just need to remind ourselves. “Resilience is…