Posts tagged “garden


I was out with my macro lens among the flowers and the hummingbirds and one bee this morning. I was able to capture the bee as it landed in many shots- but my favorite one for some reason is this one, as it turned his back to me and flew on to pollinate another flower.

Hiding in Plain Sight

We have been enjoying watching the bunnies that have taken up residence in our yard. We often see them in the early evening scampering in the front yard- and then freezing in place as they realize we are outside.

There is actually a second bunny hiding in the shadows in the flowers behind the first one.

Green Thumbs!

My daughter and son-in-law moved to Alaska just one year ago and have worked so hard to not only upgrade their house, but to create areas to grow vegetables, herbs, fruits, and flowers. Here’s a peek at part of what they’ve accomplished:






Dark Garden

multiple exposure

Go Away!

20160526-MMA_1325_melinda_anderson-EditThe perfect photo would have had a crow sitting on the scarecrow, but it was not to be. However, there were birds everywhere- just not in my photo!


1. of or relating to the pleasant aspects of the countryside and country life.
Shot at the community garden by Joe’s Farm Grill