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tree rings
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Tree Rings of Life

151/365: Tree Rings of Life This leftover tree scrap was left behind after we got our tree trimmed in the fall.  I have been unable to dis-guard of the scrap because I've been wanting to photography how clearly defined the tree rings of life…
red ant on a leaf
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Red Ant On A Leaf

150/365: Red Ant On A Leaf I was in the backyard the other day looking to photograph nature from  different perspectives.  I saw this vine intruding from our neighbor and running across our fence.  As I looked closer I could see a colony…
mushroom
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The Mushroom

149/365: The Mushroom After the recent rains we have had, our garden area under the big tree has been overwhelmed with mushrooms popping up.  They usually wilt away in the afternoon sun. This mushroom was fun to photography, as the bright…
Mammillaria Pringlei Cactus
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Mammillaria Pringlei Cactus

148/365: Mammillaria Pringlei Cactus The Mammillaria Pringlei Cactus has curved golden spines usually densely covered.  It bears rings of abundant cerise flowers in spring and often again in autumn.  After many years, it forms slightly…
Memorial Day 2013 - Freedom is Not Free
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Freedom Is Not Free

147/365: Freedom Is Not Free Thank you to all who have served and sacrificed their life so I can live a life of freedom.  Always remember, our freedom is not free.
close up view of a vine
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Circle Of Life

146/365: Circle Of Life The circle of life exists in all realms of nature.  We must experience life to the fullest each and every day, we never know when the circle will catch up with us.
Peggy Missing Basset Hound
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Peggy - Missing Basset Hound in TX

145/365: Peggy - Missing Basset Hound in TX Today's post is dedicated to Peggy, a missing Basset Hound from Rockwall, Texas.  She has been missing since February 2013 and was last seen in Quinlan Texas off Whispers Road.  There is a $1000…
baby duck
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Hello Weekend

144/365: Hello Weekend Goodbye work week, hello weekend.  This baby duck is so excited for the weekend, he is boogieing his way down to the pond.
World Turtle Day
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World Turtle Day

143/365: World Turtle Day Bubs, the mud turtle, would like to wish all his fellow turtles Happy World Turtle Day.  If you would like to learn more about turtles, check out the American Tortoise Rescue and find out how you can help.
ladybug
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Fluff Balls

142/365: Fluff Balls These two little fluff balls decided to lay down while eating the other day.  Must be tiring to be so little and have so much to learn and explore.
baby duck swimming
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Keep Your Head Up

141/365: Keep Your Head Up When things great rough, keep your head up and go for a swim.
curved hedges
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Curves

140/365: Curves When life throws you a curve, try not to be clipped by the sharp edges.  Instead hold on and enjoy the rollercoaster.
Life is Good - Goodfather
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Life is Good - Goodfather

139/365: Life is Good - Goodfather Happy Birthday Dad!  For my dad's birthday we got him a Life is Good - Goodfather t-shirt.  Since The Godfather is one of his favorite movies, it was fitting!
Domesticated Greylag Goose eating
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Snack Time

138/365: Snack Time This Domesticated Greylag Goose is enjoying a snack at our local park.  His beautiful blue eyes are radiant.  He had no fear and got very close to me as he enjoyed his snack.
Great Egret
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Great Egret

137/365: Great Egret This Great Egret looks on, standing tall and proud.  Elegant, with snake-like long neck.  Often seen standing, quietly waiting for prey, but sometimes stalks with imperial gait, or with neck at 45 degrees, scanning side…
Ducks In A Row

Ducks In A Row

136/365: Ducks In A Row These 35 day old baby ducks formed an adorable row while running to me for some food.  There are 8 babies and the mother.  Too Cute!
Baby Ducks
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Playtime

135/365: Playtime The baby ducks were very playful for their photo session yesterday.  Reminded me of the days when I was a child and all there was to do was play and have fun. These fluff ball babies are probably around 14 days old.
baby duck waddling
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Waddle Waddle Waddle

133/365: Waddle Waddle Waddle Although not completely in focus, I couldn't resist to share this waddling baby duck.  So cute!
red tulips
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Happy Mother's Day

132/365: Happy Mother's Day A day to celebrate mothers. A day to celebrate love. A day to give to those who ALWAYS are giving. A day to be thankful for Gwenn and my Mom. Happy Mother's Day! I'm so thankful for the both of you.  You are…
Yu Darvish
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Yu Darvish

131/365: Yu Darvish Yu Darvish of the Texas Rangers pitches tonight against the Houston Astros.  Watching him on TV will not be the same as watching him pitch in person last weekend. Let's Go Rangers.
Aflac Duck
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Aflac Duck

130/365: Aflac Duck In light of Mr. Aflac Ducks recent accident.  I wanted to let people know he seems to be doing fine.  I spotted him at a local park a few days ago and he was walking and quacking just fine.
ladybug
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Ladybug

129/365: Ladybug This ladybug is hanging out on our cilantro plant enjoying a snack I presume.  The contrast of green and red was eye-catching and brought a smile to my soul.