Look at this cheeky little fellow, not-so-patiently waiting for us to drop some food during our hike.
When I first started doing Haiku Thursday a few weeks ago I had no idea how much I would come to enjoy it. While I like the act of writing the haikus, I think I get the most enjoyment out of having something scheduled for me to complete on Thursdays - it's more of a … Continue reading Editing Mushrooms
I thought that I was going to have a nice, peaceful morning down by the lake watching the fog dissipate and reveal nature's splendors that lie behind. And then I hear a distant honk. The geese have arrived and need to make their presence known to all. So much for a peaceful morning. Even though … Continue reading Broken Solitude
When you visit Glacier National Park in Montana, Columbian ground squirrels pretty much rule the park. They are brave. They are cute. They are thieves. If you're not watching, they don't hesitate to take food right out of your hands or pack. I wish I had been recording this adorable ball of fluff. You should … Continue reading Fuzz
Life is short. We can't waste it. Even the time that we are memorialized in stone is temporary. Time will eventually wash all of us away. Where do you go when you need a reminder of just how temporary this life really is? The cemetery, of course. Taking a walk to my local cemetery was … Continue reading Temporarily Dancing Through Life
We all have a panacea - a solution for all of life's ailments. For me, that panacea is being outdoors. Stressed? Go for a trail run. Tired? Take a walk. Annoyed? Sit on the deck. Sad? Go on a hike. Mad, depressed, or anxious? Do something, anything, outside and let the fresh air soothe my soul. … Continue reading One-Size-Does-Not-Fit-All
I debated for a while about which picture to choose for this week's prompt. But then I had the idea to make this a two-for-one post. First up we have a gorgeous sunrise over the Makoshika State Park Campground in Glendive, Montana. The sun was just starting to appear over the mountain crest and created … Continue reading Peek – Weekly Photo Challenge
A collection of my favorite rounded tools. Not only are these hooks and needles aesthetically pleasing, they can create some mighty beautiful works of yarn art.
After seeing some gorgeous shots of the stones and the water melded together with snow-capped mountains in the background, I knew that Glacier was where I wanted to spend my vacation.