Friday Funsies

What’s Real, What’s Not; What’s Right, What’s Wrong

My dad is one of the best tall-tale story tellers.  Just the other week he had my mom questioning whether a real rose was actually real or just a silk rose; she stuck it in water and hoped for the best (mostly that this wasn’t one of his jokes and less about whether the rose … Continue reading

Hope

Bumble Bees, and Grasshoppers, (and That’s About it), Oh My!

Once again on a walk I ran into some of my new best friends as of this summer – a large bumble bee.  He was pretty easy going and didn’t mind me too much, which is a plus! And then there was the grasshopper…which got me thinking…do grasshoppers turn brown as they age, or are … Continue reading

Sunflowers

I’ve taken a couple days away from here and I’ve realized I’m missing the reason why I initially wanted to start this blog.  I love taking pictures, but the point of this was to push myself to learn new techniques, better understand aspects of photography in general, and to learn about the editing process.  Lately … Continue reading

All Things Random

Because, hey, who isn’t a little random every now and then…

Wishing Ahead

It’s that time of year when there are only a couple weeks left of summer, and when I should be soaking up the warmth and the rays from the sun I’m instead looking forward to the crisp fall mornings with crunching leaves underneath my feet and warm apple cider in my hands.  I know there’s … Continue reading

Wish Me a Little Wish

It’s Friday!  Think happy thoughts and cross your fingers that I’ll come back from the weekend with an upgraded computer, Lightroom 4, and pictures of…a human! =)

He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not

Life is a Little Canny

Life is a little canny. Things don’t always turn out as expected. Like this picture – it was a mere plant among beautiful flowers, but after just one click of the shutter I knew it had potential. Follow your heart and take chances. You never know the outcome until it has been done. Sometimes the … Continue reading