If you are a rock hound, then being located in Michigan less than an hour from one of the Great Lakes is a pretty awesome place to be. Thanks to the glaciers, rock hunting along the shores of the Great Lakes contains a lot of variety. Though this is an activity that can be enjoyed … Continue reading You Ain’t Nothing But a Rock Hound!
It's 44 degrees out and there's a wind advisory. It's rainy and gloomy. One of those perfect days to stay inside under the covers. So, it's a little ironic that I'm going spring! It is coming here in Michigan. Yesterday, I went to my favorite Botanical Gardens to hunt for signs. The place is quite … Continue reading Rebirth
Every so often I get a shot that reminds me exactly why I love taking pictures so much. The above shot is the perfect example. The kids and i were at the local botanical gardens. Walking along we saw a family hunched over something. Naturally, my kids made a beeline for them. They were … Continue reading Ribbit [photo of the day] 9-4-17
I have posted before about how much I enjoy taking pictures of fungus in Mushrooms. I have tried to stay away from posting more since I don't think that everyone else enjoys them as much as I do. But I have a few that I wanted to share that I took recently. This one I … Continue reading Fungus [photo of the day] 8-24-17
While walking by the river yesterday we saw some huge fish. I had my Canon Rebel and It never would have occurred to me to take a pic of a fish like this til my friend suggested it. I was amazed that it came out so well. I think this one knew that I was … Continue reading Fish Surprise [Photo of the Day] 8-21-17
Weekly Photo Challenge: Ooh Shiny! I have ADD. So anything can catch my interest and make me lose track of things. When I have a camera in my hand, it is even worse. A spot of color grabs me and off I go. Flowers are one of my favorite things to photograph. This picture is … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Ooh Shiny!
I took this photo a few weeks ago. I really love it because the night I took it, I walked down by the river with a good friend. It was beautiful and Brenda was incredibly patient while I stopped every five seconds to snap a picture. I am trying not to rush the summer. But … Continue reading Ducks [Photo of the Day] 8-18-17
There are rare days when I do not snap any photos. When that happens I am going to pull something out of my archives since I like trying to post a photo a day. Archives. Wow. That is a pretty official term for my unorganized Amazon Cloud. I like taking pictures of dandelions. They do … Continue reading Wishes [Photo of the Day] 8-14-2017
I guess this week I am going to carry on with the insect theme. MyKnowledge is going full on creepy crawly. The reason that I chose to write about wasps is not the fact that I am slightly terrified of them. It is because I was dive bombed by one today. I was walking to … Continue reading Wasps [Three Minute Read]
Today's picture is a gladiola. This is the first year that I have planted them. I like the flowers, but they don't stand up . They are leaning on the ground. Not sure if I planted them deep enough. I am a little disappointed by this. For more photos of the day click here: … Continue reading Gladiola [Photo of the Day] 8-13-17