Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park is definitely on my wish list of places to visit in the next few years, and Fern Canyon is a fairly small but uniquely beautiful feature of the park. In this 2003 episode of Golden Parks I was intrigued to learn that portions of the second Jurassic Park movie were filmed in this location. Prairie […]
The theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is Opposing Colors (blue/orange, yellow/purple, red/green).
January and May 1962 — This week my slides show two birthday parties which took place at our family’s house in the early 1960s. The first one celebrated my sister’s 10th birthday in January. She wore a very special dress and shared the day with four of her good friends. Four months later, my mom baked a birthday cake for […]
Sadly, I failed to take note of the artists or titles of a couple of these paintings, but they were among my favorites at the deYoung in San Francisco and the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento earlier this year.
During the busiest years of the California Gold Rush the town of Coloma boasted more than 70 structures — but these days only a handful of buildings remain standing along Highway 49/Main Street in the Marshall Gold Discovery State Park.
Christmas in Texas means another visit to the Cabela’s outdoors store, so I used my phone to take a few pictures of the collection of taxidermy animals.