I do apologize for the long time away. For some reason, I hit a dry spell in many areas. Do you ever get that way sometimes?
During the break, however, we have kept busy. After all of the high school and junior high games we attended, at the end of May and into June we went to North Carolina and visited family.
We visited Cape Lookout:
|Cape Lookout National Seashore|
This is where Mike's sister Susie thought it would be fun to teach us how to clam:
|Mike, Louie and Tasha hunting for clams|
Our brother-in-law Louie is holding what we found. They were all too small so we put them back, but I had a lot of fun doing this:
Now we're back in Colorado. A week after we returned, Mike and I went on a hike up at Lovell Gulch to shoot wildflower pictures:
Lovell Gulch is above Colorado Springs and is a great place to capture pictures of wildflowers in mid-June to early July.
|Unsure - does anyone know?|
|Taking pictures of the bluebells, which are very low to the ground.|
With everything going on this summer, I have taken time to read - usually at night. This book by Parker J. Palmer continues to serve as a great encouragement:
Now that I am back, I would like to continue with the "mission" of this blog - to talk about art and spirituality, to show what is going on at WritingPlaces@etsy.com . I hope to also offer some free patterns and book reviews. We'll just have to let the Lord lead the blog and move ahead!