Natural World

Is it Monday? No?   Oops. Well, that lasted a long time. Ah, well, I can try to blog daily but I can make no promises. Went for a walk yesterday, and another one today. They cut into my time but they are so rewarding in terms of filling my soul and slimming the body,… Read More Natural World

Art, Garden, Photos

Taking a Deep Breath

It’s been a long week, and yesterday was tiring. Since David Pascoe was good enough to take today’s Mad Genius Club post with the continuation of his story (go read it, it’s good) then I am free to take a deep breath, smell the flowers, and come back tomorrow renewed and refreshed. Sorry for the… Read More Taking a Deep Breath

Art, gardening, Naturalist


I’ve been taking pictures of bees, butterflies, wasps, beetles, and more for years now. What do they all have in common? They are pollinators of flowers large and small. Many of my photos are of honeybees, but pollinators are a diverse group.  

Art, caregiver, childhood, family


Which is another way of saying this is a catch-all post. My schedule for today is homework, more homework, work-work, possible lunch with friends (yay!), and if that happens and I have my homework done, I get to go shoot butterflies. Yes, I know you need a teeny-tiny calibre to shoot butterflies… you all are… Read More Daydreaming