Category: Photography

Free Printable 2017 Year at a Glance Calendars

Free Printable 2017 Year at a glance calendars.Flowers and beach themes. 2017 calendar. flower calendar. beach calendar. sunset calendar.

Free Printable 2017 Year at a glance calendars.Flowers and beach themes. 2017 calendar. flower calendar. beach calendar. sunset calendar.

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Take a Hike at the Beautiful Santa Rosa Plateau

The Santa Rosa Plateau located near Murrieta, CA in the Santa Ana Mountains is a great place to hike and learn about California's history and native ecology

The Santa Rosa Plateau located near Murrieta, CA in the Santa Ana Mountains is a great place to hike and learn about California’s history and native ecology.

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Photos: Mission Beach and Bahia Resort in San Diego, CA

Photos of Mission Beach and Bahia Resort Hotel in San Diego, California. san diego travel. beach photography.

While on vacation last month I played around with some photo apps on my smart phone to take some photos of our favorite vacation destination: Mission Beach and the Bahia Resort Hotel in San Diego, CA. From the hotel, Mission Beach and Belmont Park (a beach front amusement park) are just a short two block …

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A Fun Day at Knott’s Berry Farm

Knott's Berry Farm - photos of a fun day at Knott's Berry Farm Theme Park in Buena Park, CA.

Last week we snuck over the great Orange Curtain that divides Orange County and Riverside County in California and spent a few days at Knott’s Berry Farm and hanging out with family visiting the area. We passed right by the more popular and well known theme park (aka The House of Mouse) for a variety …

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Photos of My Favorite California Native Plants

Photos of California Native Plants in a home landscape. Toyon, Chitalpa, Arctostaphylos, Ceanothus, Zauschneria, Erigeron

In honor of California Native Plant Week I thought I’d share with you some photos of my favorite California native plants, all of which just so happen to be in my backyard.   Last week I posted some photos of the overall landscape in place in our yard since we switched to a drought tolerant …

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Drought Tolerant Gardening with California Native Plants

Drought Tolerant Gardening with California Native Plants: having a water wise garden doesn't have to be rocks and cacti.

While Northern California may have received plenty of rain this winter, the El Nino seems to have missed Southern California again this year. While we did get more precipitation than we have in the past few years we are still in a drought and we will be for the foreseeable future. Homeowners and businesses would …

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Gorgeous Greens – Spring Garden Photos

Gorgeous Greens - Spring Garden Photos - strawberries, grapes, peas, manzanitas, coffeeberry

In honor of St Patrick’s Day and the first day of Spring right around the corner, I thought I ‘d share some gorgeous green spring garden photos with you.             Related Post Welcome Spring with These Free Floral Graphics and… December 2015 California Native Plants Photos A little perspective from …

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Butterflies and Bees in the Garden

Papilio eurymedon in Salvia (pale swallowtail butterfly in sage blossoms)

Whenever I do a photo post I try to  link up on Photo Friday over at Pierced Wonderings. Even when I don’t link up I like to go look at the gorgeous pictures Jen and the others share. Last week I was awed by the critter photos on Inspired by June. I was amazed at …

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