Tag Archives: nature

Valentine’s Day mug rug

Mug rugs are one of my favorite ways to use small scraps of fabric.  Rather than save them for a big project, I like to use them right away.  Here’s the latest one. I want to try this same technique … Continue reading

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Praying Mantis

  My hummingbird feeders have been very busy lately.  And just this week, the praying mantis have come to feed as well.  They aren’t equipped to eat the sugar-water but they are equipped to snatch other insects who might be … Continue reading

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Photo of big tree

While we were waiting for the bikers to get down to the river, I looked around for something interesting to take pictures of.  I like looking up a big trees.  Here’s a couple of examples. Looking up into a big … Continue reading

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Memory quilts

I was busy today cutting out lots of squares for a rag quilted memory quilt made from men’s shirts.  I’m going to rag quilt mine, but there are lots of different ways to make a memory quilt. Like the ones … Continue reading

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Photos from the golden hour

The hour before sunset is my favorite time of the day to take photographs.  Even though my flower bed runs east to west, I can usually get some good shots. Here’s a few that I took tonight. I’m always on … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s nature walk

It was finally warm enough today that I wanted to go outside and take a walk, with my camera, of course.  I didn’t get far off the road, but I still brought a couple of hitch-hikers home.  I found two … Continue reading

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More shots from my world

I have an assortment of photos that I’ve taken recently.  Nothing earth shattering, but interesting. We have several pairs of killdeer who come to our area every year.  They are ground-nesting birds, but their nests are hard to find.  This … Continue reading

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