When the Chinook salmon spawning season rolled around this Fall we decided to go look and see if we could spot any swimming upstream in one of the local salmon-favored rivers.
Couldn’t see any from the bridge.…
Not Dead ~ or ~ Seen on a Walk
The color contrasts between the pond algae and the busily-munching-algae duck were irresistible — the walk stopped as I snapped away. Not once did I manage to capture this guy sitting up, classic…Continue
Here, at the top of a local mountain, is one of the favored spots to take family and other visitors to our area.
I jokingly call it the Tourist Trap, and tend not to mention details beforehand, just saying: “Thought you might like to see the…Continue
My heart goes out to all affected by the wildfires in California, those who are still recovering from prior fires and those who are actively dealing with them today.
These are unedited photos from when the fires were up here in Oregon. I didn’t look or focus, just pointed the…Continue
When my husband came home from work and saw me passed out on the couch the other day he immediately knew the culprit, and that it must be hidden somewhere near.
This could be a story about addiction but it's not.
It could be a story about poverty as that was the origin of my issue, but, no, it's not - not this…Continue
100 Years Ago a Child Was Born
The back of the photo reads: Junior ~ 10 months old.…Continue
Welcome to the Beach
Welcome to the Pacific Northwest coast.…Continue