Friday, July 29, 2011

July 29,2011

If the color seems a little off
this was taken through the front windshield
which is tinted.

Saturday, July 23, 2011

July 24, 2011

July 23, 2011

For those of you who know me well you'll understand why I took this picture.
Sometimes it's nice to see a sign from above in the midst of nowhere.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

July 20, 2011

This is actually the corner roof of a building, over the main door.
I just loved the look of this underside and the

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Monday, July 18, 2011

July 18, 2011

Taken from the patio in front of our room many miles away.
Very impressive to see the faces lit at night, even from a distance!

Sunday, July 17, 2011

July 17, 2011

July 16, 2011

When I was 16 I took the train with my best friend from Portland Oregon to Aberdeen South Dakota
We spent part of our summer with her Grandparents on their farm.
One of my memories of that time were the Prairie Dogs
and how many of them there were.
When we spotted this family in Custer State Park, SD
I was instantly young and transported back to that broad expanse of farmland
and those hundreds of heads popping up from holes in the ground!

July 15, 2011

Thursday, July 14, 2011

July 14, 2011

Swetsville Zoo, Fort Collins Colorado
All the animals in this zoo are made from bits and pieces
and lots of imagination.  It was fun to wander through,
unfortunately a whole lot of it was surrounded by swollen river
waters so we weren't able to see it all. 

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

July 12, 2011

As we were leaving Mt Rushmore this morning,
in the morning fog and mist we rounded the corner and there were the sheep!
Momma and 3 babies!
How wonderful and they just stayed there munching as I snapped my camera.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

July 10, 2011

Taken out the front windshield so a little green lol
Custer State Park, South Dakota

July 9, 2011

Keystone South Dakota

Thursday, July 7, 2011

A Birth Certificate shows that we were born --- A Death Certificate shows that we died --- Pictures show that we lived!