Category: Photo Challenges

Green Dayz in Pink


In Response to Blogging University’s Weekly Photo Challenge: It Is easy Being Green! Sometimes it’s fun to take a step back from interpretive challenges and just celebrate a color: green! With Monday’s vernal equinox here in the Northern Hemisphere — not to mention the St. Patrick’s Day shenanigans in many cities over the weekend — it seemed like a…

With A Cherry Atop


Enjoying a nice Strawberry Banana Smoothie at Peaks Restaraunt Peaks Restaurant A Culinary Experience Above the Clouds. The chefs have created a menu featuring a variety of fresh vegetables and greens from the Coachella Valley, dry aged meats and poultry along with fresh breads from local bakeries. Additional selections will include market fresh seafood and pastas. Children’s menu available. Reservations are…

OMG!! Dolphins


In Response to Blogging Univ. Photo Challenge: Atop This week, consider your point of view as you respond to this challenge’s theme, “Atop.” If you’re physically on top of a thing or a place — a mountain, a skyscraper — what type of scene do you want to share in your frame? Consider, too, other…

Atop Sky Bar


View of the Denver, CO Sunset from the Peaks Lounge Sky Bar at the Hyatt. Such a beautiful place to visit. We don’t get much snow in Southern California when I was growing up. But, being here in Texas, I have enjoyed some snow and gorgeous sunsets. Enjoy breathtaking views of downtown Denver, Colorado and the surrounding…

Kitty’s Delight


Kitty wanted to say Have a Great Week Everyone. As he sits Atop his thrown at the Dallas Zoo.  In Response to Blogging Univ. Photo Challenge: Atop This week, consider your point of view as you respond to this challenge’s theme, “Atop.” If you’re physically on top of a thing or a place — a…

Gummy and Tekin


Koala Walkabout presented by Kimberly-Clark Corporation Meet the only koalas in Texas – Gummy and Tekin – plus emus, kangaroos, wallabies, lorikeets, and kookaburras! The Dallas Zoo’s “Outback” in ZooNorth features koalas, lorikeets, and kookaburras, stars of the new Koala Walkabout, presented by Kimberly-Clark Corporation. Located next to the kangaroo, wallaby, and emu habitat at the…

Atop Window Seat


Flying from Dallas to Los Angeles, California May 2016. Very bumpy ride but great view from the window. There was a break in the clouds so I was able to snap a shot. Gotta love modern technology. In Response to Blogging Univ. Photo Challenge: Atop This week, consider your point of view as you respond to…

Fearlessly Atop


Palm Springs, CA Atop of the San Jacinto Mountain. Looking down onto Palm Springs, California.  Me and my youngest ATOP the viewing station of San Jacinto Peak, after riding the Aerial Tramway 8k ft Above Desert, to celebrate high school graduation and to show them that the world is limitless and waiting for them to…

Crane Vision


While out and about in our neighborhood, we spotted a Crane just hanging out Atop of a tree overlooking the Lake Ray Hubbard. She was so far away, the is the best shot I could get of her with my phone. Times like this, I wish I had a real camera. In Response to Blogging…

Wishes 4U


My two youngest graduated from high school May of 2016 and in the next two months, they both will be off to basic training in the United States Air Force. It has always been my wish that one of my three children will enter the military and follow in my father and grandfather’s footsteps. I…