Tuolumne Meadows

No Room; But There’s a View

I never get tired of visiting Tuolumne Meadows in the high country of Yosemite National Park in California. My parents traditionally took their two-week vacation to the Sierra Nevada mountain range, which from San Diego was about an 8 hour drive. By the time I was eight years old and my brother was five, we …

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purple flowers

Spring Garden

I took a walk around my neighborhood in this crazy, 70 degree weather we are having here in Northern California, that I just had to share! Isn't this garden beautiful? If you are still stuck in winter where you are, feel free to live vicariously through this photo! We "spring" ahead this weekend into Daylight …

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Sitting on beach

Desiderata–You Are a Child of the Universe

Happy Saturday and last day of February, 2015! I had to share this post again with this back story. I had some business on my university campus last summer and as I stood in line, a young woman in front of me sported a tattoo with some of the words from this poem: "You are …

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Perspectives On…November

Halloween is over and folks are putting away the goblins and jack o'lanterns. As much as I love October, I REALLY love November. November here in Northern California brings in colder days and nights (how I have missed my sweaters and boots!) and the rain we desperately need. The snow falling in the nearby Sierra …

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