Archive for the 'Photos' Category

Holiday Madness

As festive and magical as the holiday season can be, and as lovely as it is to see an abundance of homes and stores decorated in colorful lights and children eagerly awaiting gifts, sometimes you just have to get away from it all. Christmas music and consumerism everywhere can leave some people worn out and […]

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

Amazing Kauai

There aren’t words, really, to describe the outstanding scenery in Kauai, Hawaii! Even after having been there numerous times because my Los-Angeles based family made the island home many years ago, it is always incredible to see a rainbow and the lush green mountains pouring down into the sea filled with colorful fish. It just […]

Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Inspired by Colors

Tags: art, Baja California, Mexico

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Beauty is Everywhere!

One fun thing about all the trips I took this summer was seeing artistic, inspirational messages in the various airport shops I passed through, whether in Seattle, San Francisco, or Mexico. Many of us get tired from all the processes involved in traveling, from taking Ubers to passing through security to searching for a decent […]

Monday, September 3rd, 2018

Picture Perfect Pacific Northwest

I forgot how absolutely beautiful the Pacific Northwest is, especially on warm summer days. It’s been a great time visiting loved ones and some old haunts where I went to college in Bellingham, WA.         No tags for this post.

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Thinking of Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai has been one of my family’s homes for decades and is such a special place to many. I am hoping we all send great, positive thoughts to the gorgeous island as the locals recover from the flood. Photo by a dear friend and artist Elsa Flores Almaraz. No tags for this post.

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

Beautiful Art in Mexico

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Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

The Different Sides of Travel

On a recent trip to the Tijuana area, I experienced a variety of senses and emotions, seeing sights that ranged from lovely beaches to neighborhoods in need of some beauty enhancements.  That diversity is what makes travel so fulfilling.   No tags for this post.

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

Seattle Sights

Gorgeous produce from Pike Place in Seattle and natural areas near Bainbridge Island! No tags for this post.

Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Visual Explorations

These days I find myself more engaged in taking photos while exploring neighborhoods and stunning natural scenes than pursuing my longtime interest of writing. So you may find me sharing pretty pics more than rambling on through the written word. Tags: North Park, Oceanside, produce stand

Thursday, November 10th, 2016