Tag Archives: Flowers

They Are Not Trees

The second destination of our California trip after Mojave Desert National Preserve was Joshua Tree National Park. At this point we all had been more or less awake for over 24 hours, ever since leaving Denver, drivers taking naps and … Continue reading

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Chasing Waterfalls

For the July 4th weekend we went out to chase some waterfalls, car packed with camping gear, food and a friend, destination as far away from people as possible. Driving through Capitol Reef National Park, sleeping in the car on … Continue reading

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Odessa Lake

This is what happens when your whole body is hurting for various reasons and you don’t want to hike this weekend, but your husband talks you to do an easy stroll, which turns into a moderate 10 mile hike. And … Continue reading

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Denver Botanic Gardens

Let’s take a break on the travel stories and pictures and return to last Sunday. My mom and brother left Friday, and Friday both me and my husband got a terrible cold. Saturday all we did was sleep our headache … Continue reading

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Autumn Garden

My small garden is starting to prepare for the coming fall. It got a late start and the plot floods whenever it rains. We got one pea pod, one tomato is still trying to turn from green to red. Thyme, … Continue reading

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Today is my birthday. I’m 33 years old. My boss got our team the best sandwiches ever. My phone started to fill up with messages already yesterday, when the date changed in Finland. My husband got me a new lens … Continue reading

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Flowers Along The Road

I can’t stop taking pictures of wildflowers. Some of my happiest memories from childhood are walking along the country road, with my grandma or grandpa, either to catch the bus to the closest town 20 miles away or visiting the … Continue reading

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Floral Things

After this week at work there’s only one thing to say: Take me where the wild things are.

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Wildflower Season

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Mountain Meadows

(First case of altitude sickness for me.)

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