A Walk in the Yard – Athens, Georgia – 06/12/2020

‘Tis the season for pretties to be growing in the yard! We actually think most of these were seeds from…

A Joshua Tree Adventure Along the Hagen Canyon Nature Trail at Red Rock Canyon State Park – Cantil, California – 12/07/2019

I guess I’m a bit of a U2 Fan Girl, and that tends to show itself when I’m in the…

Desert Vegetation at Hagen Canyon Nature Trail at Red Rock Canyon State Park – Cantil, California – 12/07/2019

It’s amazing how much you can learn just by exploring one certain trail, or area, or habitat. Geology, Earth Science,…

Joshua Trees Shrouded in Desert Fog – Inyokern, California – 12/07/2019

Leaving Ridgecrest, through Inyokern, and then along California State Route 14, it was a foggy morning across the desert flatlands!…

Desert Gardens at Lake Mead National Recreation Area Visitor Center – Boulder City, Nevada – 12/06/2019

If you’re in the area to pay a visit to Hoover Dam, don’t forget to stop by the Lake Mead…

Christmas Beyond Your Wildest Dreams Comes to Life in the Bellagio Conservatory and Botanical Gardens! – Bellagio Hotel and Casino – Las Vegas, Nevada – 12/05/2019

Experiencing the larger-than-life, absolutely jaw-droppingly STUNNING sculptures made COMPLETELY out of FLOWERS in the heart of The Bellagio Conservatory and…

A Sunflower Visitor – Athens, Georgia – 06/26/2019

We have so many beautiful sunflowers in the yard this year! And they do attract some awesome visitors!

Reciprocating Kindness – Athens, Georgia – 06/25/2019

One of my greatest joys in life is spreading kindness. I’ve always done it. But, now, it’s even more of…

The Gardens at BabyLand General Hospital – Cleveland, Georgia – 06/19/2019

There’s plenty of cabbage in these here patches! But BabyLand General Hospital, Home of the Cabbage Patch Kids, also boasts…

A Random Rose – Nashville, Tennessee – 04/24/2019

Purple Irises – Athens, Georgia – 03/25/2019

We bought the Athens House in December 2017, and started moving in around February 2018. How did we know this…

Tulips at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia – Athens, Georgia – 03/23/2019

Such a perfect Spring Day to be checking out the State Botanical Garden of Georgia, also known as the UGA…

Bandy Creek Loop Trail – Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area – Oneida, Tennessee – 04/04/2016

A beautiful Spring Day calls for a lovely hike in the woods! We hit up the Bandy Creek Loop in…

Hiking the Weeping Rock Trail – Zion National Park – Springdale, Utah – 07/04/2012

Weeping Rock is a lovely trail, with a magnificent destination! It is definitely a trail that I highly recommend to…

Hiking to Jenny’s Canyon – Snow Canyon State Park – St. George, Utah – 07/02/2012

Ah, Snow Canyon State Park in St. George, Utah. Truly one of our favorite places on this planet. Most people…

Elk in the Beaver Meadows – Rocky Mountain National Park – Estes Park, Colorado

As you begin the descent from the Alpine Tundra, back to the lower level altitudes, lush green valleys will once…

Berthoud Falls Hike – Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forests – Berthoud Falls, Colorado 06/30/2012

Hopefully you saw the post on Berthoud Falls itself! It truly is stunning! If and when you check out the…

Assateague Wild Horses – Assateague Island National Seashore – Berlin, Maryland – 10/08/2010

First things first with this collection of photos, I do like to point out that these horses are WILD. You…

Monarch Butterflies – Assateague Island National Seashore – Berlin, Maryland – 10/08/2010

Another magical moment we happened across on this beautiful day, was a large group of Monarch Butterflies nestled in the…

Emerald Pools Trail – Zion National Park – Springdale, Utah – 06/06/2010

Another lovely trail in Zion National Park that is great for parents with younger kids is the Emerald Pools Trail….

Wukoki Pueblo Ruins – Wupatki National Monument – Flagstaff, Arizona – 06/02/2010

As you leave Sunset Crater, you descend from ancient volcanic lava fields in the San Francisco Mountain Range, into the…

The Old Mill at T. R. Pugh Memorial Park – North Little Rock, Arkansas – 05/30/2010

What a neat little find in the North Little Rock area, and a GREAT way to spend an afternoon exploring!…