While camping with the family over the 4th of July, I saw a beautiful object framed by these amazingly straight clouds right at sunset. I looked up what star or planet it could have been, Jupiter was the evening star that night, but I think Jupiter was supposed to be farther away from the sun.…Read more Is it a star? A planet? It’s probably a plane.
Sometimes you cook dinner and yell, "Everybody come and get it!" Sometimes you want to plate. Leftover honey soy pork tenderloin on a bowl of rice and sauteed vegetables with a spicy orange sauce. Someday I want to write a cookbook for busy families that includes ideas for the leftovers from those slow-cooker masterpieces.
The second cemetery on our Spaulding Site stop is "The Cemetery." It is still an active cemetery and that leads to some beautiful contrasts. I was trying to play with depth of focus more, but failed. But some of the photos taken with more simple camera settings captured the beauty of these monuments trying to…Read more Historical Cemeteries – Part Two
The Spaulding Site in the Nez Perce National Historical Park was a big part of my life growing up. We used to go down to the site quite often during the summer to have picnics and spend the day by the river. So every time we go up north for a gymnastics event, I like…Read more Historical Cemeteries – Part One
Because it has been snowing recently... and because I love our family tradition of going to the Garden Aglow but we didn't get to go this year... I'm posting this beautiful picture of the dense amount of lights at the botanical gardens from Christmas Past. Oh, another reason I'm posting it is because the weekly…Read more Christmas in March
This week's Daily Post Photo Challenge is "The Road Taken" and I knew I would have great choices since I try to take so many photos on our numerous road trips for gymnastics. But what I did not expect was to have the search for a photo lead to a surprise about those roads we…Read more The Road Taken Again and Again
Daily Post Photo Challenge - "A Good Match" When the photo challenge posted for this week, I was stumped. What's a good match in my mind that I could photograph on short notice? But after looking at just a few photos from all of my other fellow challenge takers, I knew. My kid and our…Read more Is he the big brother or little brother