wildflower, globe mallow

Wildflowers Still Life

I love wildflowers, and when I saw this beautiful Globemallow growing in huge clumps in ditches and vacant lots, I couldn't help but pick a few to play with. Let me say that I only pick wildflowers that are abundant. I would never pick a rare or threatened species. The bright orange … [Read More...]


Sunday Sundries

Good morning and welcome to Sunday Sundries! Another week has flown by and I have much to celebrate. If you feel like sharing your celebrations big or small, please feel free to link up below. It’s wildflower season in Arizona and one of my favourite flowers here is the Desert Marigold. Growing abundantly along roadsides […]


Sunflowers I, II, III, and IV

How much fun can you have with a $5.00 bouquet of sunflowers? Would three days of photo shoots be enough? I think so … yes I do, and now I’m going to set it on a table and simply look at it. I’m done … For my first image, I put one sunflower in the new blue […]


Collage By Arrangement

I treated myself to sunflowers, and after several still life shoots, I created a collage for #ByArrangement with @sarahnotes on IG. Oh my gosh, these take me forever to set up! I usually start out with one thing and end up with something entirely different. It didn’t occur to me to create a collage to […]

California Poppies in Arizona

California Poppies in Arizona

Hello, and welcome to “app” happy wednesday #36 where today I’m sharing my California Poppies! and I have it from the best sources that I am right about what these are! If you’re new to the party, this is a link-up to share your photos edited with “apps” of any kind! Let me stress there […]

Sunday Sundries, Keeping With the Times

Sunday Sundries: a Collage

Welcome to Sunday Sundries! I have much to celebrate this week and I’m so happy you stopped by. If you have something to share, please feel free to add it to the link-up at the end of this post. Today, I present my botanical collage. I recently discovered a beautiful IG feed by sarah_notes_._._._ in which she posts […]

Food Styling Tips, Keeping With the Times, Kim Klassen dot com

Food Styling Tips for March

Good morning! My food styling tips for March are on the blog today at Kim Klassen dot com. I hope you’ll pop over to read my thoughts on setting the dinner table! But first, here are a couple more images from the shoot that didn’t make it over to Kim’s. You might also like: February Food Styling […]