Hornet’s Nest & A Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

| November 30, 2009


Another Country Road Trip ….

| September 13, 2009


Country Roads ……..

| September 10, 2009

            All of these were shot the “lazy way” …. from the car window while driving down country roads.  My fave type of shooting :o)

Dolan’s Lake

| August 27, 2009

I took my Mother over to Dolan’s Lake a couple of days ago for a picnic.  It was a gorgeous day … blue sky and white puffy clouds.   Mother enjoying the view …   The lake is a very pretty place …..              

Virginia Bluebells & Spiderwort

| April 29, 2009

The Virginia Bluebell is a fairly common plant that occurs in most counties of Illinois. Habitats include wet to moderately moist woodlands, especially in semi-shaded floodplain areas along rivers, bluffs, and flower gardens. The preference is light shade to partial sun in moist wooded areas with rich soil. The foliage dies down by mid-summer.   […]

The beauty of Springtime

| April 2, 2009

Spring has sprung ……… will all of its beautiful color

Keeping watch in an old Cemetery

| March 24, 2009

Bluebird sitting atop an old tombstone ……


| March 23, 2009

I’ve taken many shots of this old abandoned house but it looks really great in the springtime. I’ve driven by this old barn several times but never took the time to stop and take photos ……. This is just one of the goats that are always around the old barn.


| March 13, 2009

An old barn that I passed while driving along a country road

Cherry Red Tractor

| March 12, 2009

Just an old red tractor sitting in a barn.