Beach Love

I had the opportunity last week to tag along while my husband was on a trip for work.  He ended up working long hours which left me lots of time to walk and look for shells (so much time that I ended up with blisters on both feet… ouch!).  One of the things I was...

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American Lady or Painted Lady?

I always seem to forget which one has 2 spots and which has 4 when I see these fluttering around the yard so I made a quick cheat sheet!  Maybe one day I will get photos of all of the butterflies on native plants … but for now this is what I had and these...

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Mouths to feed…

Another photo from yesterday afternoon… so cute! Then, I took another peek today because it’s pouring outside and I was worried about whether or not I had left an opening in the clump of salvia where rain could get in – so I snapped a quick picture with my iphone and then carefully brushed the...

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Babies!

Back to the Nature stuff… For the last few days as I’ve walked past the flowerbed next to our driveway something has hopped out of a large clump of salvia and hopped along the mulch to hide beneath a nearby bush.  The way it moved I really thought, initially, that it was a large mouse...

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Surprise! It’s not all flowers and butterflies…

5 finger scales - Starting C Major - Up by 1/2 steps Page 2

My project today was centered around another passion of mine – music. I sat down and wrote out the piano music for the three most standard vocal warm-ups we do around here because it really helps for some of us to just see it written out when we’re trying to memorize and piano is not...

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