Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Guest Blogger

Fellow bloggers, Sandy & Amanda, were kind enough to have me over as a guest blogger for their co-hosted Friendly Friday Photo Challenge. My most recent post can be found, in full, on Sandy’s site, The Sandy Chronicles. I’ve chosen 7 friendship-themed photographs to share with you so please be sure to go and check … Continue reading Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Guest Blogger

(Almost) Wordless Wednesday

Fellow blogger Betty, from Chambers on the Road posted some very similar flowers on her Wordless Wednesday last week. I thought I’d share our tiny purple beauties this week.

Sierra Discovery Trail – Nevada City, California

“Mommy this is not a hike, this is an adventure!”B (age 6) Located in Nevada City, California, this easy 2-mile loop trail is perfect for families. There are informational sign posts all along the way for educational credit as well. Natural Science lesson ✅ If you’d like to see photos and read about the Sierra … Continue reading Sierra Discovery Trail – Nevada City, California

Grown-up Book of the Month – August 2020

So, I skipped a couple months of my 2020 Goal to read one grown-up book per month. I’m getting back in the saddle this month. I’m in the mood for a nice, light, entertaining book to finish off the summer before school starts. I feel like we’ve been really busy lately... I unpacked a bunch … Continue reading Grown-up Book of the Month – August 2020

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Close Examination

This week’s challenge comes from Amanda at Something to Ponder About. She encourages us to look at the fine details in our photographs. The following close-up photos were inspired by things my children pointed out to me. Children seem to have a knack for seeing things differently. “Mommy look at the pretty purple flower” “Mommy … Continue reading Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Close Examination

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Shadows

This week’s Friendly Friday Photo Challenge comes from Sandy at The Sandy Chronicles. If you would like to participate please visit her site for the rules. These photo challenges are lots of fun! This week’s theme is particularly interesting to me because of my background in Christianity & Psychology. Sandy states that: “More times than … Continue reading Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Shadows

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Capturing a Feeling

The Friendly Friday Photo Challenge this week comes from Amanda at Something to Ponder About. If you would like to participate please visit her site for the rules. These photo challenges are lots of fun! The following image of my daughter was taken at Cabrillo National Monument in California. She was 6-years-old at the time … Continue reading Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Capturing a Feeling