Scavenger Hunt #2 Results

The results of Scavenger Hunt #2 are in!!! Below are thumbnails of a few of the photos that were submitted for the assignment. Great job, everybody!!! Click on the link below the thumbnails to see all of the submissions. Thanks for playing, y’all! View photos at...

Scavenger Hunt #2 Reminder

How are you coming along with your Scavenger Hunt assignment? This is your friendly reminder to finish up the assignment and email your photos to me by Sunday evening, October 5. The 10 topics are listed below. Click HERE to read the original post for Scavenger Hunt...

Photography Assignment 2014: Scavenger Hunt #2

It’s photography assignment time again! Let’s do another Scavenger Hunt, cool? For those of you who are new to the blog and my scavenger hunt assignments, here’s how it works… 10 topics are listed below. Your assignment is to go out and take photos that in...

My Grasshopper Friends

I recently issued a plea on Facebook to my gardener/farmer friends for suggestions on how to organically control the burgeoning grasshopper population in my garden. I received a few interesting ideas, including: various ways to cook and eat them (not an option as I...

Big Green Caterpillar

This very large and hideously beautiful caterpillar was found lurking in one of my flowerbeds over the weekend. I initially thought it was a hornworm, which are are known to strike fear into the hearts of gardeners everywhere as they are quite fond of things like...

Crater Lakes

Crater Lakes is a series of five scenic lakes high up in the James Peak Wilderness Area west of Rollinsville. I hiked up to the two lower lakes on my Friday off two weeks ago. The hike to the lower lakes is about 3 miles one way, with the first two-mile portion...

McCullough Gulch

McCullough Gulch near Breckenridge is the next gulch to the south from a hike I did late last summer to Mohawk Lakes. I had planned to return to Mohawk Lakes earlier in the summer this year when the wildflowers were at their best, but I had the poodles with me on this...

Phoneography Assignment Results

We had a nice turnout for the Phoneography Photo Assignment with a lot of great smart phone photo submissions. Check out a few of the submissions below and click on the link below the thumbnails to view all of the submitted photos. Thanks for playing along,...