Photo taken May 2nd, 2013 Continue reading Silent Saturday: California Poppy (May)
Photos taken March 29th, 2013 Martin Canyon Creek Trail, Dublin, California Interested in going? See this post: Hiking the Martin Canyon Creek Trail Continue reading Spring: Martin Canyon Creek Trail
Thank you to everyone who put in votes for me in the Circle of Moms Top 25 Outdoorsy Moms 2013 contest. The contest ended today, and I’m in the top twenty-five! Thank you, thank you, thank you! There were so many wonderful nature-loving mom-bloggers entered in the contest. Here are my favorites (in no particular order). I love what all these moms are doing to … Continue reading Thank you! Top 25 Outdoorsy Moms 2013
Fascinating flowers… Parking lot of the Hayward Japanese Garden Photo taken February 24th, 2013 Continue reading Fascinating flowers…
Photo taken January 21st, 2013 Regional Parks Botanic Garden Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley, CA Continue reading Silent Saturday: Regional Parks Botanic Garden
Photos taken January 12th, 2013 Las Trampas Regional Wilderness Continue reading It’s been icy!
Photos taken January 2nd, 2013 Stream Trail Redwood Regional Park Continue reading Silent Saturday: Stream Trail, Redwood Regional Park
Wishing you all the best in 2013! Looking for color on a winter day. Photos taken December 30th, 2012 UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley Continue reading Have a beautiful new year!
Wishing everyone a beautiful day! Photos taken December 24th, 2012 Oakland Zoo Continue reading Happy Holidays!
Another place we love to visit in Tilden Regional Park is the Botanic Garden. I enjoy experiencing the seasonal changes of this garden throughout the year. These images are from our visit on Sunday, November 18th, 2012, on a quiet morning after two days of rain. Interested in going? The Regional Parks Botanic Garden is located at the corner of Wildcat Canyon Road and South … Continue reading Botanic Garden, Tilden Regional Park, Berkeley
Photos taken on our neighborhood walk, November 6th, 2012 Continue reading Neighborhood: Flowers
More photos from our November 6th “Signs of Fall Walk”. Related post: Neighborhood: Leaves in Transition Continue reading Neighborhood: Leaves on the Ground
Yesterday, I took a “Signs of Fall Walk” with my 5-year-old son. This is what we found… leaves in transition. Photos taken November 6th, 2012 Continue reading Neighborhood: Leaves in Transition
I hope everyone has been enjoying the rain this week! Continue reading After the Rain…
Photos taken Sunday, October 21st, 2012 UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley Continue reading Prickly
Photos taken Sunday, October 21st, 2012 UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley Continue reading Flowers (October)
Photos taken Sunday, October 21st, 2012 Crops of the World, UC Botanical Garden at Berkeley Continue reading Garden (Fence)
We’re having our first rains of the season here in the San Francisco Bay Area. It’s lovely. For the next several weeks, I’ll be working on a writing project, which will leave me less time for blogging. In lieu of writing on my blog, I’ll be posting photos of our daily outdoor adventures. Continue reading Manzanita (Rain)
For Mother’s Day, I wanted to explore someplace new with my husband and our son. I reviewed my “to-see” list, considered outings in the Marin Headlands and San Francisco, and decided, instead, that it would be a great day for a visit to The Arboretum at the University of California Santa Cruz. And I’m so glad we did! The collections at The Arboretum are … Continue reading The Arboretum at UC Santa Cruz