The photo challenge for this week is weathered. The wood shows years of being weathered from being outside.  This door was used in our corn crib to  remove ears of corn to feed the cattle.     The walkway also shows wear and tear but the flowers growing over it indicates a new purpose for … Continue reading Weathered

Which Way Challenge

My photos are in response to Cee's Which Way Challenge.   The path to the ocean in Costa Rica. A walkway along the Illinois River. A ride in the country.


Weekly Photo Challenge is growth. Last spring I purchased a potato vine for one of my outdoor planters.  I love potato vines!  They come in different shapes and colors but my favorite is the lime green and black vines.  They are perfect for the overflowing look but can still add just a touch of color. … Continue reading Growth

Yep it’s risky!

Risky I took some photos of my husband hang gliding and as I look at them I see risky written all over them!  I have written before about his flying but I realize now how risky it is for me to take the pictures! To get good shots I'd have to lay on the ground and … Continue reading Yep it’s risky!


Loyal The loyality of an animal is pure and intentional.  Jax is half Labrador and half Weimaraner and my husband took him in when he was about a year old.  Of course, Weimaraners are high strung so it takes a special person to have patients as he went through his puppy phase.  When he got him … Continue reading Jax