Category Archives: Personal

Tears of?

Having a baby brings out the best and the worst of you. You feel more and more often.

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Furry Friend

I discovered this jumping spider the other day when I was taking out the trash. He had been hiding under the trash can lid, hunting the flies that would try to enter. Although, I’m usually pretty freaked out by spiders, I found this guy to be very cute. Especially the way it would wave its […]

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Birds and the Bee

These shots are from my backyard. I was clearing out debris from under an overhang and was shocked when I realized I was holding a nest. I snapped a couple of photos before putting it back. I was relieved when I spotted mother bird sitting on it later that day. All of the eggs hatched […]

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Tree Feller

I love meeting people who really excel at what they do.┬áThis was the case with Tony, an 18 year veteran tree feller. I met him while he was working on a diseased Monterey Pine in my neighbor’s backyard. The forty foot tree was in really bad shape. It had been dying ever since it was […]

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