Category Archives: Parks

A hike to remember

The best laid plans of mice and men, etc.  Well, that’s pretty much been 2020 for all of us.  We had plans to go hiking in more national parks but the ones we had penciled in for this year are … Continue reading

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Another year around the sun

This past weekend I celebrated being alive for another day, week, month and year.  It was a different celebration than any before as it was done so under the cloud of a pandemic.  There was no travel other than no … Continue reading

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Saturday in the park

We finally ventured out this past weekend to get some fresh air all while still adhering to the social distancing rules.  Didn’t quite turn out as planned though as when we got to the park it was a bit on … Continue reading

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Happy Belated Birthday, Ansel Adams

Yesterday was Ansel Adams birthday and I missed posting an image in his honor.  Ansel was born in San Francisco, California on February 20, 1902 and with his love of nature went on to create some stunning landscape photography.  But … Continue reading

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My Top Nine of 2019…On Instagram

Some of you follow me on Instagram @imagesbytd and some of you don’t but either way, these images have also been posted here on the blog.  According to topnine.com, these are the nine images posted in 2019 that received the … Continue reading

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Update…

Well I’m still terribly behind on things, just not as terribly terribly as I was in my last post.  The art show was a success and I think I want to do more of them… which means putting in applications … Continue reading

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Why Colorado?

Other than just getting into your vehicle and tossing a coin to determine which way to go, when deciding to go someplace there are usually reasons for the final destination and our trip to Colorado had a couple of reasons … Continue reading

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Hot fun in the summer time

It’s here! Summer time! And that means busy time here in Ohio and for me.  I’ve attended some kind of event (parade, fashion show, party) almost every weekend for the past several weeks which has kept me very busy being … Continue reading

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Best.Fragrance.Ever!

There are many interesting plants and flowers to be seen in Capitol Reef National Park but there was one shrub which – in my opinion – wins the gold medal for being the most amazingly fragrant shrub I’ve ever encountered.  … Continue reading

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Pie

Located at the confluence of the Fremont River and Sulphur Creek is the settlement of Fruita, Utah.  Fruita was founded by a group of Mormons in 1880 and was abandoned in 1955 when the national park services purchased the town … Continue reading

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