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California poppies

We took an overnight trip to Tomales Bay and I did manage to get some nice shots. Here are California poppies (our state flower).

Things are getting hot here after a very cool couple of weeks. 30 more words


poppy glow

There’s just something about sunshine making the California poppies glow…

When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. 18 more words


Six Word Saturday

Poppies make me feel like summer.

Debbie has plenty of sixes.

I Phoneography

Poppies popping up - but not on our finca

Poppies seem to have been late emerging this spring on Mallorca. Perhaps it was because of the huge amount of rain that fell on the island over the winter months? 206 more words

Garden And Gardening

Effie Yeaw Nature Center

Edward and I went on a photo trip at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center.  Edward found it online.  To get there, you drive though a residential neighborhood near Sacramento, CA.   146 more words


Celebrating Our Native Flowers

This spring, the so-called “super bloom” of California, has received a lot of attention, thanks to social media. Selfie-seekers and satellite photos have really fueled an interest in a phenomena that has happened for a millennia (not specifically for “millennials”, although many may argue that point). 650 more words

Things To Eat

Super Bloom Arizona

This year we had an overly wet fall and winter in Arizona and the result was a dazzling super bloom of wild flowers! Early in Spring the hills were gold with Mexican and California poppies. 7 more words