Category Archives: Summer

Grain Harvest in Walla Walla Valley and Surrounding Hills

This is wheat harvest shot from my back porch in 2018. I haven’t posted to my blog for a few months and much of the procedure has changed.  I have to learn how again!  

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KATMAI ALASKA BROWN BEAR LIVE STREAM CAM

A link about Alaska brown bears. Continue reading

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THE BEAUTY AROUND ME ASTOUNDS ME

“The Beauty Around Me” is this week’s theme for my flower photography group. I think the admins are all Seventh-day Adventists, but preaching on the site is minimal. We just do flowers. The group name is FLOWERS FROM ALL OVER … Continue reading

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LIVELY FOAL

This baby is only 1.5 days old and already running around with the big horses. :} Smiles

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PERUVIAN DAFFODIL — EXQUISITE!

:} Smiles

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BACK-LIT ROSE PETALS

:}  Smiles

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BLUE BELLS OF SCOTLAND (THE HAIR BELL)

This dainty plant showed up as a welcome volunteer in my garden.  I’d grown the species, Campanula rotundifolia, in the past, and a seed must have survived.  It occurs (sparsely) naturally across the British Isles and on terrain like Switzerland, the … Continue reading

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