Project 52: Week 2

The pictures for week 2 of my 52 Week Challenge are from the U.S. Botanic Gardens. I visited Easter weekend and particularly enjoyed seeing all of the orchids in bloom. I wish pictures could capture smells because the fresh, floral scent that filled the air was intoxicating. I didn’t want to leave. Here’s a little…

Project 52: Week 1

In an attempt to become more familiar with my brand spanking new Canon dslr, I am going to embark on a photo challenge. This will entail taking pictures according to a theme each week and then posting them on my blog. I am starting at ground zero as far as camera skills go, but love…

Hello Spring!!

“April hath put a spirit of youth in everything. (Sonnet XCVIII)” ― William Shakespeare “She turned to the sunlight And shook her yellow head, And whispered to her neighbor: “Winter is dead.” ― A.A. Milne, When We Were Very Young After the long and snowy winter here in Washington, D.C. we are so happy to…