Category Archives: nature

fall: out with the old, in with the new … website that is!

fall is here, change is in the air. can you feel it? the lazy daze of summer seems long gone. i love summer. love the languidness, the looseness, the sense that these days will go on forever … fall brings … Continue reading

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gardening gadget (hill)

does anyone else feel like lara croft with a leaf blower in hand, or is it just me?

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northern cali and southward home (hill)

road trip days 13-16: norcal coast – home (mill valley) we finally slowed down the pace. instead of doing 6-8 hours of driving, we did 2 or 3 or 4. got to spend more time walking, shooting and on our … Continue reading

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portland people (hill)

road trip day 11: salt lake city – portland i used to live in portland. went to college there. made lots of friends. fell in love. you know … life. and i love love love to go back and visit. … Continue reading

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national parks, here we come! (hill)

road trip day 4: zion np – moab/arches np the hot utah desert inspired us to get up early (at “sparrow’s fart” in aussie speak) to beat the heat and hike around zion. after just a few days, we realized … Continue reading

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pansies, a tale of metamorphosis (hill)

i keep telling myself to STOP photographing flowers! stop it! it seems their colorful faces are all i see these days. i head out walking miss daisey around the neighborhood, camera in tow, and i say “no flowers today.” i … Continue reading

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i planted! (hill)

i joined the ranks of gardeners today. i planted! old boyfriend curt (he prefers “ex-luvvah”) came for memorial day bearing gifts, including herbs to establish my new herb garden. he also bought pots, soil, and flowers to brighten it all (impatiens … … Continue reading

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