Hold me in your arms

7 Jul

We all bloom when held in protective arms ….even if they don’t look like you.

Happy Canada Day!

1 Jul

From my garden to yours. 😊🇨🇦


1 Jul

Our high desert has an intense, short rainy season. Local plants take advantage of the moisture.

Dung beetles appear

Pushing the prize up the hill.

Ferns appear overnight. Cacti bloom. Wildflowers paint the hills.

No Particular Place To Go

We're retired US expats with a yen for new horizons traveling since 2012 and currently based in Portugal.

One Foot Out the Door

Adventure at Home and Away

What an Amazing World!

Seeing, feeling and exploring places and cultures of the world

The Wandering Nomads

Two bikes, one life, and the whole world to see


Cultivating Beauty

Compass & Camera

Travel, Culture, Life

Notes From ABroad

Travel the World

Bullroarin's Blog

Art is the Struggle to Understand

1001 Scribbles

Random and Abstract Lines


Art and Practice

Language Boat

immersion language learning

In Flow with Otto

Creativity is within us all

Masqua's Art

Acrylic paintings. photography and general musings


Observations of life in France. By an adopted Française.


In memory of an inspiring young doctor who mused about life & death through her terminal cancer illness. Her husband (Chris) now keeps the page updated.

Talking to the Clouds

poetry, photography, and life according to me