Big Basin State Park

I really wanted to get warm this weekend. This past week in the city the weather forecast has been teasing me with high temperatures which I haven’t actually been able to experience thanks to the constant, freezing wind. This combination has left me ¬†inappropriately dressed and cold all week, so I suggested a trip inland […]

Buena Vista Heights

It’s been a while since I’ve taken my camera out for a walk but last weekend I finally got some fresh air and discovered stunning views, Red Admiral butterflies and this strange and very spiky plant with green/orange fruit. The leaves were shaped like oversized Oak leaves but with spikes sticking straight up from the […]


A couple of weekends ago I planted some seeds in trays inside and they just started sprouting a few days ago!   My space is limited so I try to stick to things I can eat. My Oregano and Mint survived from last year so I’ve started seeds in Thyme, Rosemary and Basi,l as well […]