A Slow Awakening
A slow awakening from winter (above) moving on to an early spring below. Lastly, looking forward to the renewal of summer at the Great Marsh and the renewing of nature at the Indiana Dunes National Park. Day 56 of 365 Fandango’s One Word Challenge – Renew
Summoning Up Summer
Summoning up summer’s warmth and colors through a photograph of a summer flower. Flower of the Day
The summery colors of a zinnia, photographed at Butterfly Meadows Park in Valparaiso, Indiana. Flower of the Day
What a Difference
From summer to fall on the same spot along the Heron Rookery Trail – Indiana Dunes National Park. What a difference from one season to the next. Which season do you prefer, summer or autumn? Walking Squares
Splash in Lake Michigan
Taking a look at the Lake Michigan shoreline from a summer sunrise to a snowy winter morning. Ready to take a splash in Lake Michigan anyone? The scene below may look warm without the snow, but it is deceiving. It was a cold January morning with the sand frozen solid beneath my feet.
Blossoms in Stages
Summer blossoms in stages at Ogden Gardens – Valparaiso, Indiana Macro Monday. in the garden.
Summer wildflowers along the Great Marsh Trail – Indiana Dunes National Park.
Encased in Green
In the Garden – Sunflowers encased in green.