Our inquisitive, not so well mannered, yet well mannered, Spinone has been with us now for 3 months. To explain this, she can be the wisest and most loyal dog, I have ever seen. On the opposite end, she can be the most stubborn and disloyal dog, I have ever seen. It has been more … Continue reading Dog.
We are so excited to grow herbs this year in our new garden. We recently moved to a new home outside of the city with a very large yard and space for a garden. We love herbs especially rosemary and thyme which are our favorites to grow. The blue tuscan rosemary is very nice as … Continue reading Herbs.
I love the lighting in my home. I’ve written about this before, so please excuse my repetition. I remember the very first time I picked up a camera many years ago, I just started to take pictures and the lighting was the last thing I was paying attention to. Now, it is the first thing … Continue reading (Good)Light.
I know I’ve done a lot of bird posts lately, but these little guys were spotted in our backyard this morning, while we were out enjoying the sun and warmer weather. A Chickadee, Downy and Nuthatch. All three are very common in our neck of the woods, but every time I try and photograph them, … Continue reading Today’s Birds.
A few days ago, my son and I hit up our local bookstore to purchase the Audubon Field Guide to Trees. We live in Colorado in a suburb about 45 minutes outside of Denver with lots of trees and nature options. We have a large backyard that houses lots of different trees, shrubs and a … Continue reading Tree Identification.
We are starting our seeds today for a few things we like to grow this upcoming gardening season. Cosmos, sweet peas, zinnias, dahlias, and pumpkins. Our pumpkins are large jack o lantern, Cinderella, and white pumpkins. We grow other flowers and vegetables as well, but after a few days of our son walking around with … Continue reading Seeds.
Today my wife joined my son and I to the lake to explore the birds, trees and trails. Our weather in Colorado has been very nice the past few days making for pleasant outdoor explorations. My son spotted lots of birds this morning, bluejays, robins, chickadees, finches, but then we got the pleasure to see … Continue reading Thursday’s Little Adventure.