Archive for the 'Photography' Category



Saturday, April 23rd, 2011
Weekly Office Flowers

With the grey and damp we’ve been having around here for far too long, I’ve discovered a weekly bunch of fresh flowers in my office really seems to help my mood.

Here are some pictures of this week’s flowers – Tulips are in bloom!

Monday, September 13th, 2010
Random Picture Monday

To me, this picture just screams of Summer. The bright lighting, the busy bee, the bull thistle in bloom. It’s one of my favorites. And… wait for it…. bull thistles are WEEDS!

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See – I told you it was a theme!

Monday, September 6th, 2010
Random Picture Monday

Today it’s a picture of teasel in bloom.

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It’s a weed. I seem to like weeds. Does that say something about me?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010
Random Picture Monday

As some of you may know, one of my hobbies is photography so I figured instead of utter silence as I’m writing away and running around like a madwoman (who forgets to come up with blog posts), you might enjoy a random picture a week or so.

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This was a daisy standing all by itself at a friend’s house. Sort of appropriate now that it’s starting to feel a lot more like Fall now.

Sunday, August 8th, 2010
A Visit to Portland (Pictures)

I was down in Portland over the weekend, for a quick visit with my mother. While I was there, we took our cameras and went to a small park near her house that is part flying disc golf and part woods walking trail. I love to take pictures of flowers and insects but this trip definitely taught me that I need to learn more about manual camera operation so I can better adjust the white balance and I need to buy a true macro lens for the flowers and bugs.

But here are a few fun photos: