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Desert heat

Original travel postcards—Arizona Except for the 108° temps we drove through today, I really love the desert. It’s an entirelyView full post »

chihuahua and pit bull

Love, hugs and sloppy wet kisses

Dot and Daisy    It the week for giving your fur babies everything they deserve. Love, hugs, sloppy wet kisses and their favorite treats.View full post »

607 – It’s tradition

A letter to my daughters When I was a little girl, I remember peering into your grandmother’s cupboards to see all of her prettyView full post »

596 – Crown of purple

ISO 100, 100mm, f/5,0, 1/320 secView full post »

593 – Shades of fall

ISO 400, 100mm macro, f/5.0, 1/250 sec This is a branch on one of our 40 ft. cedar trees. One of our maple trees just died this summer andView full post »

Hot summer nights

ISO 200, 142mm, f/11, 1/250 sec We finally hit 90° today. This was out at the Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge. The mosquitoes wereView full post »

585 – Three weeks

I was out taking photos for the viticulture program today. I was really hoping for bright purple grapes. Our cold weather has put theView full post »

577 – Retreating

When we left the valley yesterday to head out to the coast, we were under total cloud cover and it remained that way until about 10:30View full post »

Day 570 – White & Sons

ISO 100, 24mm, f/6.3, 13. sec I have driven past this building a million times and thought I should probably stop and take a closer look.View full post »

Day 567 – Dee Wright Observatory

When we headed up to Dee Wright Observatory in the wee hours of the morning on Saturday, I really had not done my homework. I was evenView full post »

Day 559 – Tangled

ISO 200, 100mm macro, f/3.5, 1/200 sec Our resident spider has rebuilt this web nearly every night for the last month. Normally it is theView full post »

Day 554 – Happy squirrels

This a leaf off of one of our walnut trees. It’s gonna be a banner year for walnuts I think.View full post »