WPC: Against The Odds

The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge for the week of February 15, 2017. This week, share a photo that says “against the odds.” Maybe it’s a photo of an unlikely occurrence. Maybe it’s the photo itself that goes against the odds — a shot you never thought you’d get. Maybe it’s a photo of something you’re not sure you’ll be […]

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Moonlight Sonata

Last Saturday night I walked over to the bluffs that overlook Lake Natoma and the city of Folsom, and I waited for the full moon to rise.  I knew with my small hand-held camera I’d have trouble getting clear images.  I didn’t care — I had to at least try. It was chilly, but I was alone in the dark […]

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Happy Hummers

I’m still within my first year of hanging out a hummingbird feeder, and I’m slowly learning the ins and outs. My first feeder was beautiful to look at — but I found the sugar water dripped continually onto the ground and left nothing for any birds that happened by. After eventually replacing it with something less spectacular, I’ve begun to have more […]

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Wooden faces

The theme this week for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge is Things That Look Like Faces. I am looking or anything that looks like a face.  It can look like a human face or any animal.  Create a face in your salad with the different veggies and snap a photo.  Use different things around your house to create a face.  Have fun […]

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Memory Monday, Week 13

June 1978 — We spent a couple of days in the area around Leavenworth, Washington — this was where my mom spent the happiest part of her childhood.  This small town is surrounded by towering mountains with alpine forests, close to Lake Wenatchee and the rushing Wenatchee River (Wenatchee means “boiling water”); it’s not surprising she still loves this place. After […]

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