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Glorious Sunrise

October 10, 2015 - Glorious Sunrise
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inspiration for today ... day 12

July 31, 2015 - You will seek Me and find Me when you search for Me with all your heart. Jeremiah 29:13 A verse couldn't be more true...
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inspiration for today ... day 11

July 10, 2015 - Live in peace with one another. 1 Thessalonians 5:13
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inspiration for today ... day 10

April 02, 2015 - The Lord your God is with you; the mighty One will save you. He will rejoice over you. You will rest in His love; He...
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inspiration for today ... day 9

March 27, 2015 - Love one another as I have loved you John 13:34
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inspiration for today day 8

March 17, 2015 - What we have once enjoyed we can never lose, All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. Helen Keller
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inspiration for today ... day 6

March 11, 2015 - Your ears will hear a word behind you, "this is the way, walk in it", Whenever you turn to the right or to the left....
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inspiration for today ... day 5

March 09, 2015 - The grass withers and the flowers fade, but the word of our God stands forever. Isaiah 40:8
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inspiration for today ... day 4

March 04, 2015 - God's Word is the anchor to our soul, it is life giving, it is filled with hope. It will refresh you as you dive yoursel...
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inspiration for today ... day 2

March 02, 2015 - In Your presence is fullness of joy. Psalm 16:11
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this I love ... day 22

February 22, 2015 - Need I say more... these mountains I love...
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this I love ... day 19

February 19, 2015 - Just imagine yourself sitting here in complete silence enjoying the fresh air the view peaceful places I love...
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this I love ... day 17

February 18, 2015 - They float across the sky not in any particular form or way. Some are big and puffy, others are light and airy. Sometime...
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this I love ... day 16

February 16, 2015 - How many varieties can there possibly be? How many different looks? This sweet little tree had captured my eye so many...
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this I love ... day 15

February 15, 2015 - Atascadero. I do love this little city here on the Central Coast of California. I don't live there but I consider it my...
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this I love ... day 14

February 14, 2015 - Happy Valentines Day! Hearts this I love...
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this I love ... day 10

February 10, 2015 - A walk on the beach, the sound of the waves, sand under my feet, a cool ocean breeze, the wonder of God's creation....
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this I love ... day 6

February 06, 2015 - Up in the Shaver Lake area if you take a 30 minute drive out Dinkey Creek Road at the end of that road you'll find this...
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this I love ... day 3

February 03, 2015 - If you knew the number of times I raced out of my house, camera in hand, to look at and photograph the sunset you'd know...
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my 365 a journal day 257

September 14, 2014 - The Lord is with you when you are with Him. And if you seek Him, He will let you find Him... 2 Chronicles 15:2
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my 365 a journal day 245

September 02, 2014 - Labor Day weekend is a great time to get away... that is if you can manage to get away from the crowds! Kind of an impos...
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my 365 a journal day 222

August 10, 2014 - The earth is the Lord's and all that is in it. 1 Corinthians 10:26
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my 365 a journal day 198

July 16, 2014 - Listen to yourself and in that quietude you might hear the voice of God. Maya Angelou Landscape photography by Carol...
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my 365 a journal day 190

July 08, 2014 - One of my most favorite places on this earth.
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my 365 a journal day 181

June 29, 2014 - "The Lord will fight for you, and you have only to be silent." Exodus 14:4
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my 365 a journal day 169

June 17, 2014 - We do not remember days, we remember moments. Cesare Parese
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My 365 a journal day 161

June 10, 2014 - Yesterday was one of those days where I had some time to kill, so I stayed in town and did some wandering. My final dest...
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my 365 a journal day 145

May 25, 2014 - He renews my life He leads me along the right paths for His name’s sake. Psalm 23:3
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my 365 a journal day 138

May 18, 2014 - I shall delight in Your commandments, which I love. and I shall lift up my hands to your commandments, Which I love; A...
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my 365 a journal day 127

May 07, 2014 - When you venture off of the main highways you'll be certain to find some incredible views. No high cliffs in this vast a...
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my 365 a journal day 125

May 05, 2014 - A favorite drive of mine... Shell Creek Road offers the hope of wildflowers in the Spring. I missed it this year althoug...
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my 365 a journal day 121

May 01, 2014 - April showers bring May flowers... We didn't have alot of rain and we don't have alot of flowers... but here are some I...
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my 365 a journal day 117

April 27, 2014 - A gentle answer turns away wrath but a harsh word stirs up anger. Proverbs 15:1
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my 365 a journal day 109

April 19, 2014 - Robert Hall Vineyard and Winery
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my 365 a journal day 95

April 05, 2014 - The simplicity of nature always catches my eye. The one who knows me the best loves me the most. Tom Gaddis
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my 365 a journal day 94

April 04, 2014 - We've been waiting and waiting and honestly I really didn't think it would ever happen, but we finally have green hills...
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my 365 a journal day 89

March 30, 2014 - Sunday Inspiration...
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my 365 a journal day 80

March 28, 2014 - When we first see them it's an exciting event. Spring has come! They are beautiful in their first stages. Standing ta...
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my 365 a journal day 79

March 26, 2014 - One of my favorite things here on the Central Coast are the vineyards. I love them in every season. This is the Pomar J...
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my 365 a journal day 77

March 24, 2014 - Driving down the road headed towards town my eyes go back and forth across the landscape, always scanning... not really...
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my 365 a journal day 66

March 10, 2014 - Jim and I have always loved traveling the backroads. This was a trip with the whole family... just a weekend one at that...
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my 365 a journal day 60

March 03, 2014 - Sunday Inspiration...
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my 365 a journal day 56

February 26, 2014 - Out of the corner of my eye in the dark morning I could see a shimmer of light. The dark sky is a welcome sight on this...
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my 365 a journal day 53

February 23, 2014 - Sunday Inspiration... Because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ even whe...
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my 365 a journal day 51

February 21, 2014 - Pray for rain. The Atascadero Lake & Creek Photos taken in 2010 and the winter of 2011-2012
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my 365 a journal day 50

February 19, 2014 - The wind and the clouds have a language all their own. Sit, watch and listen and you'll be totally taken away by the pea...
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my 365 a journal day 49

February 18, 2014 - Another great day in the beautiful state of California. As you can see this is the Golden Gate Bridge from Conzelman Roa...
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my 365 a journal day 47

February 16, 2014 - Sunday Inspiration...
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my 365 a journal day 46

February 15, 2014 - One minute we're above them, then we plunge into them. They begin to surround us. First we have light. Then thick gray.
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my 365 a journal day 41

February 10, 2014 - Some of the oddest things in this world capture my attention. They're always worth a picture to me. I had gone to this f...
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my 365 a journal day 40

February 09, 2014 - Sunday Inspiration You sent abundant rain, O God, to refresh the weary land. Psalm 68:9 Just as God sends rain to r...
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my 365 a journal day 38

February 07, 2014 - Faithful is He who calls you... 1 Thessalonians 5:24
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my 365 a journal day 36

February 05, 2014 - I love old buildings. This building is in Shandon California. If you know anything about it I'd love to hear.
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my 365 a journal day 32

February 01, 2014 - We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world. Helen Keller
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my 365 a journal day 31

January 31, 2014 - Stormy mornings. Cloudy skies. Cold outside.
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my 365 a journal day 28

January 28, 2014 - Just a couple of January scenes... all three taken in 2013.
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my 365 a journal day 24

January 24, 2014 - The drive from Atascadero to home is one I do pretty much daily and as you can guess I've taken pictures all along the w...
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my 365 a journal day 22

January 22, 2014 - A little bit of black and white for you today... Highway 41 between Creston and Atascadero City Hall in Atascadero Oa...
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my 365 a journal day 20

January 20, 2014 - Rolling Hills in Creston California
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my 365 a journal day 13

January 13, 2014 - Though the fig tree should not blossom And there be no fruit on the vines, Though the yield of the olive should fail And...
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my 365 a journal day 10

January 10, 2014 - There's something about the look of the vineyards in the middle of winter. I like it. The dry branches. Some with a few...
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my 365 a journal day 9

January 09, 2014 - The narrow road winds through the barren hills and seems to go on and on. Every once in a while you'll go around a curve...
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my 365 a journal day 5

January 05, 2014 - Sunday Inspiration...
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my 365 a journal day 3

January 03, 2014 - Sometimes life gets a little hectic and you need to just get away for the day... or even just a few hours. Yesterday I h...
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my 365 a journal day 2

January 02, 2014 - It's interesting to me that I would choose barns as my photo selections for the day. I'm not really partial to them alth...
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my 365 a journal day 1

January 01, 2014 - This is my prayer Lord... Lead me in your truth and teach me, for You are the God of my salvation, for You I wait all th...
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52 weeks 2013 week 12

December 18, 2013 - Today...
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52 Weeks 2013 Week 11

December 06, 2013 - At the end of the road and the end of the day you're sure to find some beauty. This peaceful location is just calling f...
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52 Weeks 2013 Week 10

November 19, 2013 - So we took a drive over to the coast and then headed on up. We only went up to San Simeon. It was a beautiful day. The...
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52 Weeks 2013 Week 9

November 04, 2013 - "Don't walk behind me; I may not lead. Don't walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my fr...
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Our God Reigns

October 31, 2013 - How lovely on the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who announces peace and brings good news of happin...
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Get Quiet Before Him ...

October 11, 2013 - Getting quiet before God... something we all want to do. Something we all put off at times. He has so much He wants to s...
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52 Weeks 2013 Week 5

October 08, 2013 - The sky is an incredible thing. The clouds offer a continuously changing scene for us. We capture it with our eyes and s...
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52 Weeks 2013 Week 1

September 09, 2013 - 52 Weeks 2013 is my new project. A set of photos once a week for your viewing pleasure. Check back or sign up to receive...
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Sequoia National Forest

September 03, 2013 - The beginning of our three day journey into the mountains... The sky was filled with smoke from the fires in the neighb...
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Be Still ...

July 20, 2013 - I think I love the ocean. It's an incredible place. I love the roaring of the waters. I love God and I love His Word.
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Montana de Oro

July 19, 2013 - Montana de Oro is an incredible spot here on the Central Coast of California. It's one of my favorite beaches to go to....
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week 52 glorifying God day 1

March 11, 2013 - 52 weeks! God gave me the desire. He gave me any talents that I have. He is continuing to develop those talents and cha...
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week 49 photography art day 2

February 09, 2013 - 52 weeks! Just outside of Paso. The hills roll, the vineyards grow and the buildings stand in their glory. Whether the...
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week 49 photography art day 1

February 05, 2013 - 52 weeks! Watercolor was the medium I used. I'd take my camera out and take pictures of amazing scenes and then try to...
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week 48 black and white day 3

February 01, 2013 - 52 weeks! An incredible spot. I drive by this place so many times during the week. The view is always different. God pr...
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week 49 black and white day 1

January 28, 2013 - 52 weeks! My stop was to photograph the grapes but I shot the fence instead.
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week 48 blue day 1

January 21, 2013 - 52 weeks! Not my favorite color but one that you see everywhere. Blue. Skies. Water.
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week 47 january day 3

January 16, 2013 - 52 weeks! There are summer and fall vineyards and then there are winter vineyards. They each have their beauty. T...
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week 47 january day 2

January 15, 2013 - 52 weeks!
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week 47 january day 1

January 14, 2013 - 52 weeks!
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week 46 do you see what I see day 5

January 11, 2013 - 52 weeks! The vineyards are barren now and the air is so crisp. It was a good day for a ride though. I use to hate thes...
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week 46 do you see what I see day 3

January 09, 2013 - 52 weeks! What beauty and peace these rolling hills provide. I drive by hills like these every day of my life. I live i...
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week 46 do you see what I see day 2

January 08, 2013 - 52 weeks! The grass is green, the fenceline long and the view, well it goes on forever - in all directions. Shell Creek...
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week 45 where my car takes me day 5

January 04, 2013 - 52 weeks! A road much traveled for me and everchanging colors and view. This is at the corner of Highway 41 and Webster...
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week 45 where my car takes me day 4

January 03, 2013 - 52 weeks! An unlikely place - although who am I to say one place is more unlikely than another to find a shot. I was he...
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week 45 where my car takes me day 1

December 31, 2012 - 52 weeks! At my house it was sunny. But as I headed in, taking a different route than normal the fog started to close i...
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week 43 winter day 2

December 18, 2012 - 52 weeks! Winter in the part of California that I come from is barren trees, cloudy skies and green fields.
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week 43 winter day 1

December 17, 2012 - 52 weeks!
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week 40 at the bay day 1

November 26, 2012 - 52 weeks! Yesterday, along with my husband Jim went over to Morro Bay for a short little celebration of our 34 years of...
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week 39 a fall day day 2

November 20, 2012 - 52 weeks! Earlier this month I decided to take a little drive over to the coast. My hope was to get some beach shots. I...
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week 38 november day 5

November 16, 2012 - 52 weeks! I was busy editing photos and just happened to glance behind me and see this amazing light coming through the...
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week 38 november day 4

November 15, 2012 - 52 weeks! If you live anywhere on the Central Coast of California you saw this amazing sky last night. The colors were...
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week 38 november day 3

November 14, 2012 - 52 weeks! It had been awhile since I'd been to the beach... I just had to go this one morning a week or so ago. Click...
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week 38 november day 1

November 12, 2012 - 52 weeks!
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week 34 orange day 4

October 25, 2012 - 52 weeks! As I drive up my driveway my eyes are always drawn to the west, especially in the late afternoon/early evenin...
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week 34 fall day 4

October 18, 2012 - 52 weeks!
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week 34 fall day 2

October 16, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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week 33 koinonia day 5

October 12, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Standing on the deck outside Hillside Chapel the view in beautiful. The trees, the buildings, the walkways...
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week 33 koinonia day 4

October 11, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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week 33 koinonia day 1

October 08, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Early in the morning. It seems that everyone else is asleep. I quietly leave my room and head over to the lod...
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week 32 california day 5

October 05, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Jim and I took a trip over to Fresno this summer and as usual took as many side roads as we could... you'd be...
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week 32 california day 4

October 04, 2012 - 52 Weeks! They are incredible. When you drive back in to some of what seems like the farthest point and then you can se...
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week 30 random day 4

September 20, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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week 30 random day 1

September 17, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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week 28 shell beach day 2

August 28, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The air was crisp and damp. The sun was quickly fading yet so bright in front of me. I walked over to the edg...
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week 27 sierras day 3

August 22, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Always a favorite for me. We love the little store. The trees are amazing. The roads are so inviting. At the...
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week 27 sierras day 2

August 21, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The creek may be called Dinkey... it's anything but that! The rocks are huge, the ponds can be deep. It's an...
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fifty two of me? week eight

August 18, 2012 - Knowing I wanted the photo done when the light was shining through the trees, I picked the exact spot. Once the tri...
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week 26 summer day 4

August 16, 2012 - 52 Weeks! S U M M E R
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week 26 summer day 3

August 15, 2012 - 52 Weeks! In California summer means beach. Montana de Oro, Avila Beach and Morro Bay each offer a different type of be...
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week 26 summer day 2

August 14, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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week 24 walk that way day 4

August 02, 2012 - 52 Weeks! At the north end of Morro Bay at the end of a little neighborhood is a small parking lot. When you park there...
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week 23 sunrise-sunset day 5

July 27, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The heavens declare the glory of the Lord!
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week 23 sunrise-sunset day 4

July 26, 2012 - Looking South... Looking West... 52 Weeks! Everywhere I looked it was absolutely amazing. Nothing I could put toget...
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week 23 sunrise-sunset day 3

July 25, 2012 - This drew me out... It was amazing... The sky was incredible... I couldn't walk away... Every minute the sky and c...
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week 23 sunrise-sunset day 2

July 24, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Three photographs. Two days. Beautiful and different.
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week 23 sunrise-sunset day 1

July 23, 2012 - 52 Weeks! s u n s e t taken july 18 2012 8:03 p.m. This was an amazing week for photographing the sky and very unusu...
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Tips and Treats Week 4

July 22, 2012 - There are so many spots on the web with amazing photography. I love to go to the National Geographic site and find inspi...
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week 22 santa margarita lake day 4

July 19, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Fishing the lake.
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week 22 santa margarita lake day 3

July 18, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Besides the lake there are little treasures everywhere. I guess they're weeds, but they're interesting and de...
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week 22 santa margarita lake day 2

July 17, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The weather was perfect at Santa Margarita Lake. We enjoyed some fishing, some photography and a picnic dinne...
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week 22 santa margarita lake day 1

July 16, 2012 - The panorama of Santa Margarita Lake and the three photos used to create it... 52 Weeks!
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week 18 etc day 7

June 24, 2012 - 52 Weeks! It was a cool evening in Atascadero. The water was still and the colors beautiful. The lake was busy with peo...
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week 18 etc day 1

June 18, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Looks like we have a new neighbor. They seem to have moved their car in before they built a home.:(
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week 17 central coast day 6

June 16, 2012 - 52 Weeks! A day at the lake with the man I love. He's been through alot. We've been through alot. It was a great time t...
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week 17 central coast day 5

June 15, 2012 - 52 Weeks! A favorite of mine to photograph. I love each season. Most of these photos were taken over the last couple of...
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week 17 central coast day 4

June 14, 2012 - When you come out to see me, this will be one of the last views you see on Highway 41. I live just beyond those hills....
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week 17 central coast day 3

June 13, 2012 - 52 Weeks! There's just something about a barn out in the field. I'm so attracted to scenes like this. This particular a...
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week 17 central coast day 2

June 12, 2012 - Every once in a while a photographer has to do a little photography trip on their own. Well, I guess I do it quite a bit...
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week 17 central coast day 1

June 11, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Yesterday I had a photo shoot in Morro Bay. This shot seemed to be a perfect one to start off my week of shot...
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Week 16 Atascadero Day 5

June 08, 2012 - 52 Weeks! It's a peaceful place. A place where people gather. A place where you can be on your own but surrounded by ma...
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Week 16 Atascadero Day 3

June 06, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The trees are amazing! On a hot summer day when you make the turn onto this road it's like a dream. So beauti...
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Week 15 Natural Abstract Day 2

May 29, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Standing on the edge of the lake, looking across the water, my mind wanders as I look for something a little...
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Week 14 Cabo Day 5

May 25, 2012 - 52 Weeks! As the sun sets on the beautiful sand blown beach the footprints are no more. It's peaceful and incredibly be...
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Week 14 Cabo Day 3

May 23, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The wind was blowing sand all over the beach, hitting against my legs. I took a plastic bag and wrapped it ar...
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Week 8 Spring Day 7

April 15, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Week 8 Recap Thanks for looking this week. It was fun to look for something different for spring other than...
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Week 8 Spring Day 6

April 14, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 8 Spring Day 5

April 13, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 8 Spring Day 4

April 12, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 8 Spring Day 3

April 11, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 6 Roads Day 7

April 01, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Week 6 Recap
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Week 6 Roads Day 5

March 30, 2012 - 52 Weeks! Follow the Yellow Striped Road
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Week 6 Roads Day 4

March 29, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 6 Roads Day 3

March 28, 2012 - 52 Weeks! The area is called Eddy Ranch... dirt roads everywhere... Come on out for a visit... I'd love to see you!
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Week 4 Words Day 5

March 16, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 2 Rocks Day 4

March 01, 2012 - 52 Weeks!
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Week 1 - Trees - Day 1

February 24, 2012 - Today I start a 52 Week Project. Each week will have a theme and each day will have photos and some words. I hope you’ll...
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