Living The Seasons

Finding Beauty and Laughter Everywhere

Sometimes I don’t realize that I’ve taken a perfect picture until I get home and start reviewing my work. That was the case with this tree peony. The color, the symmetry, the unfolding of the petals – all made for a rich and luxurious flower,…

Perfect Peony



Those who have long enjoyed such privileges as we enjoy forget in time that men have died to win them. – President Franklin D. Roosevelt . # # # I’ve loved this photo for years. It wasn’t very good, but the emotions when I saw…

Memorial Day Observance



Gardening, like many other things in life, makes us all into philosophers. The lessons learned become lessons for the rest of our life. The question is – are we paying attention to it?

Plato in the Peonies



One thing I particularly enjoy about post processing my photos is learning new things. Joining a monthly texture club encouraged me to stretch my skills, see what others did, and enhance my photographs.

Roses and Textures