Tag : az

11 Sep 2018

Chevelon Crossing & Chevelon Lake

So…I am finally getting to the photos I took on this beautiful trip in July 2018.  We got rained on quite a lot…but these lyrics summed up my state of mind… “Rain” If the rain comes they run and hide their heads.  They might as well be dead,  If the rain comes, if the rain comes.  When the sun shines they slip into the shade,  And sip their lemonade,  When the sun shines, when the sun shines.  Rain, I don’t […]

06 Jun 2018

Camping May 2018

Hello folks!  Last month we made another outing to the Coconino National Forest with wonderful friends.  We have found a great camping spot that we return to often to and it’s so good to us.  The forests in Arizona have been plagued with fires, which is incredibly sad (please, please do lots of rain dances for the forests that are in trouble-lots of tragedy happening as a result of the dryness and resulting fires). For the first time in our […]

25 Sep 2017

Buddha Beach, August 2017

Yes…I have already shared a lot of pictures from this day, from this spot on social media, but here are ALL of my favorites.  I love this place, these people, these dogs, and I feel so lucky to get to enjoy it all in the moment and behind my lens.  I used two lenses for this photo series: the Sigma 24mm f/1.4 art lens, and the Lensbaby Twist 60.  I am thrilled to be collaborating with Lensbaby for their “Journey […]

17 Jun 2017

Splashing Around in the Summer Sun

As the summer sun so delightfully aligns with our backyard, it makes for some incredibly gorgeous golden rays of sun while we play around in the pool.  Temperatures are rising steadily here in the Arizona desert as we are approaching a forecast of 118 degrees!  We are beyond grateful to be able to splash around and cool off, which makes it possible to be outside this time of year.  I love watching these kids swim, jump, smile, laugh and splash […]