Black Swallowtail 

We noticed a cocoon in our lime tree. I no sooner said we need to keep an eye on it when there she was in all her splendor. Still moist from her/his emergence and the rain… A cold rain in March, I might add. So I decided to bring our butterfly friend inside so it…

Death Valley Super Bloom

We headed out from Wonder Valley thru Amboy and the Mojave Preserve. We spent the night in Tecopa Hot Springs at Tecopa Palms RV. Had a healing soak in the morning and headed past Shoshone and Amargosa Opera House to Death Valley to see amazing flowers. We exited the park after seeing the Charcoal Kilns…

Big Horn Sheep on the Morongo Grade

Last week I had the pleasure of spotting Big Horn Sheep on Wednesday, then again on Saturday at the approximate same time, 2:30 and so I headed back on Sunday with my better camera to see what I could find. Met a couple of people from Desert Hot Springs on horseback, lady with pink cowboy…

New glazed tiles 

I have been working on tiles for a month now. Finally some glazed pieces… A lot of learning and experimenting!!