The Great Mojave Desert

By: calpoppy, 11:07 PM GMT on January 16, 2016

We went out to the Mojave on Monday stayed until Thursday late afternoon. We went out to plant a tree at our and our friends campsite. Hopefully to give us shade soon! We enlisted help from one of the people who live there full time and got him to use the backhoe to remove the large Creosote bush which is where the tree would be planted. Tree was planted in no time. On Tuesday we traveled out to the Ha...

Updated: 2:44 PM GMT on January 17, 2016


By: calpoppy, 2:19 PM GMT on January 04, 2016

Morning sunrise for a New Year

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Lesser Goldfinch

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Dark Eyed Junco

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White Crowned Sparrow Juvenile

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A macro of a pine cone. This is a Coulter pine cone which is a very large cone from a native tree in the Western US.

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Updated: 2:38 PM GMT on January 10, 2016

Holiday Happiness

By: calpoppy, 8:14 PM GMT on December 19, 2015

This is my Christmas card I photographed. The ornament is one I bought for my grandson, I hope he doesn't mind me using it for a prop:)

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My little mini poinsettia, that I said I would never buy again, but they are so tiny and cute....

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To many sad things on my last blog, so time to change over to a happier blog! I am following GG with her blog fo...

Updated: 1:19 AM GMT on December 28, 2015

Just Stuff

By: calpoppy, 2:04 PM GMT on November 24, 2015

Just could not think of a blog theme so I am going with STUFF, LOL! I will start out with some Flickr Challenge photos.

Here is a shot from our Window Light challenge

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I am into feathers here :)

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This was for The Most Versatile Challenge the letter 'F'

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Another window light challenge

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Updated: 9:43 PM GMT on December 06, 2015

The Critter Blog

By: calpoppy, 1:45 PM GMT on October 20, 2015

It is time to reprise the critter blog. This time for fall! Everyone has been hungry because of the past rains so lots of photo ops!

While the weather is still nice enough to sit outside in the late afternoon, Mr. P and I sit outside with the peacocks and TNT and enjoy a glass of wine for me and Mr. P a beer. Time to talk, plan the next days projects, talk about future trips and just enjoy o...

Updated: 4:22 PM GMT on November 03, 2015

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