Category Archive: Photography

The Best Things in the Garden

My vegetable garden is pretty overgrown, and it’s too hot to cook anything anyway.  The best garden  investment I made was a 99 cent package of zinnia seeds.  Every day lots of bees… Continue reading

Out and About in the Nighttime

I have been wandering the yard the last few nights, trying to find out who is pollinating my birdhouse gourd vine.  I haven’t seen anyone there yet, but I have had fun seeing… Continue reading

Biological Inventories and One Thing Leads to Another

One of the projects I work on intermittently is a biological inventory of our farm.  I want to create a baseline of the species that live here, for future reference. This is not… Continue reading

An Hour Down at the Creek

On hot summer days, I love to go down to the creek and see what turns up.

Why I Never Get Anywhere Fast

Distractions abound…. So many pictures to take, so many things to research….

Savoring Spring

Here on the Gulf Coast, we usually only get about two days of Spring before jumping straight into six months of “Sauna,” but this spring we have had two months of absolutely lovely… Continue reading

Spring Discoveries

Did you know a turtle’s eyes are striped? Did you know baby mockingbirds have little hook-shaped ridges on the roof of their mouths? Did you know that mayflies are the only insect that… Continue reading

The Best-Laid Plots

Daily Prompt: A Plot of Land You’re given a plot of land and have the financial resources to do what you please. What’s the plan? Hoping and dreaming for a plot of land… Continue reading

Mini Hill Country Trip and Two Lovely Ladies

I had to run up to the Hill Country this week – the trip is long and the days are short so I couldn’t get too many pictures, but here are a few.… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge – Thankful

I have always had terrible eyesight, so I am tremendously thankful for anything that helps me see.  Now with the help of a digital camera and a photo-editing program, I can see things… Continue reading