Monday, June 30, 2008

Lucy Goosey

or Lucky Ducky?!

Sunday, June 29, 2008


LOVE the bright colors of this one... Taken during a dust storm in El Paso, TX...

Saturday, June 28, 2008


Home, home on the range...

Friday, June 27, 2008

Thursday, June 26, 2008

Kateri Tekakwitha

The first Indian of North America to be promoted a Saint. 1656-1680
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Wednesday, June 25, 2008


I love black wrought iron...

Tuesday, June 24, 2008


I am not sure if this is a Gerber Daisy... the orange ring really caught my eye. Taken on the lawn of The Alamo, San Antonio, Texas.

Monday, June 23, 2008


Another thorny bush; can't find the type of this one yet.
White Sands, New Mexico

Sunday, June 22, 2008


White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Cactus Flower

This beautiful bloom was on a short cactus shrub. - Hueco Tanks, El Paso , Texas

Friday, June 20, 2008


My cousin's ex-Border Patrol dog...

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

The Cathedral Basilica

of Saint Francis of Assisi - Santa Fe, New Mexico

True Love

"Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get - only with what you are expecting to give - which is everything." Katharine Hepburn

Monday, June 16, 2008

Indian Blanket

I love this flower. My man's aunt gave me some seeds from some dried up ones. I can't wait for them to start blooming in my backyard. I love how this one is not quite uniform. I can relate!

Sunday, June 15, 2008

Happy Father's Day

Thought you'd really like this picture Dad and My Man. I love you both!

Saturday, June 14, 2008


A member of the Cannas tropical flower family...

Friday, June 13, 2008


I googled "bell flower" and within a minute, I found out what type of flower this was. Taken at the Houston Zoo. This flower is also under types like: Flowering Maple, Chinese Bellflower, Chinese Lantern, Indian Mallow, and Parlor Maple.

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Crystal & Gold

Gold wrapped up in crystal to go, please!

Houston Natural Science Museum

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Texas Rattlesnake

I forgot to take a picture of the tag next to this snake but I think it was a Texas Rattlesnake. Please correct me if I'm wrong!

Tuesday, June 10, 2008


This is an Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake - Houston Zoo

Monday, June 9, 2008


This gecko looks like it's in a bad mood...

Sunday, June 8, 2008

Saturday, June 7, 2008


So, this is what a real goatee looks like...

Friday, June 6, 2008

Thursday, June 5, 2008


This one's part of the post...

Tuesday, June 3, 2008


Our cousin's cat - Desert.

Monday, June 2, 2008

Lobster Claw Plant

I am pretty sure this is a Lobster claw plant...

Sunday, June 1, 2008

Crash and Burn

This bird crashed into a glass window near the Riverwalk in San Antonio.
Rest in peace my dear bird.