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Mossy Waterfall
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Mossy Waterfall

137/366: Mossy Waterfall A brilliantly green mossy waterfall rapidly rushing downstream.  I was taken back when I initially approached this waterfall by the saturation of the green moss.  It is something you would expect to see in Ireland…
Unique Pine Cone
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Unique Pine Cone

87/366: Unique Pine Cone A pine cone is unique in every way, there are no two exactly the same ever made.. just like us.  We are made unique.. once we learn to accept our uniqueness and our differences we can grow into something beautiful. This…
Blackberry Bush Flower
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Blackberry Bush Flower

82/366: Blackberry Bush Flower Our blackberry bush has started to produce flowers.  This means soon we will have yummy fresh blackberries.  There is a science to picking the blackberries, if you leave too much red on them when picked, they…
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It Just Takes One

75/366: It Just Takes One It just takes one to turn hate to love. It just takes one to make a difference. It just takes one to change the direction. It just takes one to start a movement. Be the one. Photo : Our new grass sprouts in…
Grass in the Creek
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Grass In The Creek

73/366: Grass In The Creek It is thought that growth can only occur in specific situations or environments.  This grass growing in the middle of the creek is defying the odds, showing us growth can occur in any situation, any environment--…
Dandelion
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Dandelion

61/366: Dandelion When I was mowing the lawn yesterday, I got distracted by this delicate beauty of a Dandelion.  So fragile and vulnerable, yet it appeared strong... fully in tact, not deterred by my mowing or movement.  It was so beautiful…
Prickly Pear Cactus Flowering
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Prickly Pear Cactus Flowering

150/365: Prickly Pear Cactus Flowering When we moved from Florida years ago, we brought our Prickly Pear Cactus with us and planted it in our backyard.  Since it arrived in Texas, it has never flowered until this year.  The large bright…
Ladybug
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Ladybug

105/365: Ladybug This little ladybug is crawling all over our blackberry bush.  So quaint and small I couldn't help but to capture a shot.
Plant in handmade Pottery
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Simple Pleasures

86/365: Simple Pleasures This handmade pottery planter with a beautiful plant is a reminder of the simple pleasures in life.  Gwenn made the pottery planter at Out of Office Pottery and now it sits in our windowsill for simple pleasure.  It's…
Macro Plant Leafs
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Macro Plant Leafs

84/365: Macro Plant Leafs Our plant named TIBs (Tree in Box) has sprouted his first set of leafs. Left to die in a trash can inside a grocery store, he was a tree in box.  We saved him and he has brought us nothing but delight. Officially…
green moss on a rock
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Spackling of Green

30/365: Spackling of Green A slight spackling of bright green moss dashes across the moist rocks at a stream.
Amaryllis Plant Flowering
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Amaryllis

7/365: Amaryllis An Amaryllis plant flowering in full bloom.
Raindrops on Grass
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Raindrops on Grass

2/365: Raindrops on Grass It has been raining here for several days.. dark and gloomy.  I decided to venture outside anyway and look for something beautiful. I found these perfectly defined raindrops all over our grass outside.  Beauty is…
reflection of pool in pot
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Fresh Garden Cherry Tomatoes

180/365: Fresh Garden Cherry Tomatoes Fresh Garden Cherry Tomatoes growing in our veggie garden.  I found it interesting how each of them on this stem are at different levels of ripeness.
Giant Leopard Moth Caterpillar
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Giant Leopard Moth Caterpillar

174/365: Giant Leopard Moth Caterpillar Found this Giant Leopard Moth Caterpillar munching away at our cactus.  He will eat for a few days and then he will get to his busy work, forming a dense and silky cocoon in which to metamorphose (what…
mushroom
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Berry Mushroom

169/365: Berry Mushroom When looking for blackberries this afternoon I found this mushroom that appears to be growing from a fallen blackberry.
Rose Flower
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Roses a Bloom

167/365: Roses a Bloom This beautiful rose is in full bloom.
Texas Corn Field
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The World is Round

162/365: The World is Round Taken with a fisheye lens this Texas corn field appears to show the world is round.
Fresh Garden Vegetables & Fruit
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Fresh Garden Vegetables & Fruit

159/365: Fresh Garden Vegetables & Fruit Picked some Fresh Garden Vegetables & Fruit this afternoon in-between the rain drops.  Got some zucchini, squash, radishes, carrots, jalapenos and blackberries. The blackberries will…
Rain Drops on Leaf
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Rain Drops

129/365: Rain Drops Rain drops cover this young tree after yesterdays refreshing downpour.  The droplets bead up as if the tree is water proof.
blackberry bush
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Growth

301/365: Growth Growth can be defined by many different measurements... color, size, length, height, width, change.. My favorite measurement for growth is progress.  As long as I'm making progress, I am continuing to grow - to learn - and…
reflection of pool in pot
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Refresh

243/365: Refresh On a day where the temperatures are beaming above 100 degrees, nothing beats a refreshing swim in the pool.  Refreshing and relaxing for the body and soul.