To document my 60th year in this world, starting on my 59th birthday, I joined Project 365 and attempted to take and post a photograph every day.  I missed a few days and somehow mis-numbered them, but I think I was successful enough to try it again in 2016 but will play by my own rules.

Kathy

Terry and me

Day 370, December 31, 2015, Terry and Me

cardinal

Day 369, December 30, 2015, Cardinal on the Feeder

Maggie

Day 368, December 29, 2015, Maggie

Not playing by the rules, now.  Snapped these pictures and had to put them up!  So happy to see both a Zebra Longwing Caterpillar and Butterfly. 

Zebrawing caterpillar

Day 367, December 28, 2015, Zebra Longwing Caterpillar

Zebra LongWing Butterfly

Day 367, December 28, 2015, Zebra Longwing Butterfly

Monarch

Day 366. December 27, 2015, Monarch

Okay, I should stop now since I’m up to 365, but I’m continuing for the rest of 2015.  Just because.

Happy birthday

Day 365, December 26, 2015, Happy 60th Birthday!

Andrew and Jes

Day 364, December 25, 2015, Andrew and Jes

Boat ride

Day 363, December 24, 2015, Quick boat ride with the family. Tide and weather was unseasonably high.

kayaking

Day 362, December 23, 2015, Jack, Jes, and Andrew

Jack and Andrew

Day 361, December 22, 2015, Jack and Uncle Andrew’s stick throwing competition.

La Casa of Mason Creek

Day 359, December 20, 2015, Sunset at La Casa of Mason Creek

terry and Santa

Day 358, December 19, 2015, Santa told me that Terry only did one bad thing this year! Whaaaat?

Terry and me

Day 355, December 18, 2015, Homosassa Civic Club Annual Christmas Party

Christmas

Day 354, December 17, 2015, And the Christmas decor continues!

Mr. Fox

Day 353, December 16, 2015, Mr. Fox is looking very dapper this holiday season.

Poinsettas

Day 352, December 15, 2015, I love poinsettas in terra cotta pots.

banjos

Day 351, December 14, 2015, Big Banjo, little banjo.

blue chairs

Day 350, December 13, 2015, Little blue chairs.

banjo

Day 349, December 12, 2015, There are numerous trees in my house this year. This one has all my favorite instruments and puppies!

DeeDee

Day 348, December 11, 2015, Elf DeeDee and her sleigh (you can just see her wheels right behind her shoulder) off to do Santa duties!

flamingo table

Day 348, December 10, 2015, Today I thought I only took pics at the town hall meeting. Which would have been a photo of our county commissioner. Fortunately, Donna texted me and asked for a pic of the flamingo table! (that she made me) Thanks Donna!

Big Shoals

Day 347, December 9, 2015, Rapids at Big Shoals State Park

Christmas Lights

Day 346, December 8, 2015, Christmas Lights at Stephan Foster State Park

Civic Club birthdays

Day 345, December 7, 2015, Another photo I didn’t snap. Terry took this one. These are the birthday people for the month of December at the Civic Club. Just want to show everyone that I’m trying very hard to have a party a day!

Under the Willow

Day 344, December 6, 2015, We went to this dive bar to see Under the Willow. Got the time wrong. The band was playing their last few pieces when we got there. Good thing, the place was filled with cigarette smoke, our guests probably would have ended up with lung disease if we had got there when the band started!

Cookie Day

Day 343, December 5, 2015, Cookie Day, The Most Happiest Day of the Year

Wild Sassa

Day 342, December 4, 2015, Wild Sassa Food Trailer, Fine dining in a parking lot, so much fun!

wine

Day 341, December 3, 2015, Wine at Fox Den Winery

Pelicans

Day 340, December 2, 2015, Pelicans on the River

fairies

Day 339, December 1, 2015, Caught one of those pesky fairies!

cardinal

Day 338, November 30, 2015, Cardinal in the bird feeder

Boats

Day 337, November 29, 2015, These boats sit out in the middle of nowhere and never move. Gotta be a story here!

The view

Day 336, November 28, 2015, I can’t ever get enough of this view!

pink

Day 335, November 27, 2015, I’m dreaming of a pink Christmas!

Willow

Day 334, November 26, 2015, Willow

Grandma Shirley

Day 333, November 25, 2015, Grandma Shirley with the pillow I made her.

Jack

Day 332, November 25, 2015, Jack Watson and the Seafood Festival Poster

Reindeer Pillow

Day 331, November 23, 2015, First Cold Day of the Season, I spent the day sewing and decorating.

POinsetta

Day 330, November 22, 2015, One of my poinsettas has turned red. The rest are still recovering from that freeze last February.

impatiens and caladiums

Day 329, November 21, 2015, Rain, rain, rain. But the plants are loving it.

treasure hunters

Day 328, November 20, 2015, Treasure Hunters!

dog

Day 327, November 19, 2015, There were four dogs in our meeting tonight! This one was crying so he had to go home early.  I’m sure they were all service dogs. Cause we need a lot of help here in Homosassa!

potholder

Day 326, November 18, 2015, This is the only photo I took yesterday!

lights

Day 325, November 17, 2015, Lighting up the night.

Succulents

Day 324, November 16, 2015, Succulents

Little Girl

Day 318, November 15, 2015, Took a lot of pics of kids with face painting. This little kitten helped us out by drawing the winning ticket. Adorable.

Small person

Day 317, November 14, 2015. Small people are so attracted to music. I took several pics of kids dancing, but this was my favorite.

T and Me.

Day 316, November 13, 2015. Okay. Gotta admit I didn’t actually snap this pic. But I did tell Christine how to hold the camera, focus, and where the button was. Almost like I took it! And I really liked the picture.

 

Zebra Longwing

Day 315, November 12, 2015, Haven’t seen many Zebra Longwings this year. This one is enjoying all of the red flowers.

squirrel

Day 314, November 11, 2015, Damn squirrel is sitting in my chair!

Monarch Butterfly

Day 313, November 11, 2015, Monarch Butterfly

resurrection fern

Day 312, November 9, 2015, Rain is over, Resurrection Fern is green again.

Mason Creek

Day 311, November 8, 2015, Sunrise on Mason Creek

fins

Day 310, October 7, 2015, To all you Jimmy Buffett fans, you got fins to the left, fins to the right……

Puppy

Day 309, November 6, 2015, Busy day but only got a pic of this puppy still in pieces. Making it for Jack.

peeps

Day 308, November 5, 2015, Chicks again! I’ve been doing a study on these peeps. That one on the right is a bully. He’s in the feed bowl. All the other peeps are afraid of him. Or perhaps he just has issues! I mean, really, what kind of creature would sit in his food?

flamingo

Day 307, November 5, 2015, Flamingo is ready for the holidays. New paint, new lights. Just needs new flowers in the basket.

chicks

Day 306, November 3, 2015, Giant Chicks take over the railway station in Tiny Town

Maggie

Day 305, November 2, 2015, I was gone all afternoon. Look how excited Maggie is to see me!

Mason Creek

Day 304, November 1, 2015,Another high tide morning. This view is from the Mason Creek Boat Ramp.

Sunrise

Day 303, October 31, 2015, Sunrise and High Tide on the River

blue hydrangea

Day 302, October 30, 2015,Surprised to find a blue hydrangea today blooming amongst all the pink ones.

Geranium

Day 301, October 30, 2015, Geranium

rose

Day 300, October 28, 2015, Only 65 days until I’M 60! OUCH

Dog

Day 299, October 27, 2015, It rained all day. A good day to get caught up on my office work and clean up the house. So, I made a dog…or two.

crime watch meeting

Day 298, October 26, 2015, Back to reality, fun party days are over! Crime watch meeting tonight.

Maggie

Day 297, October 25, 2015, No more adorable grandkid pics but here’s Maggie. Still alive after spending two nights with a new puppy sitter!

cornhole champs

Day 296, October 24, The 2014 Cornhole Tournament champs, Riley and Jerry(on the right) sadly hand over the trophy belt to new champs Ashley Ann and Darin (aka the groom).

Grandkids

Day 295, October 23, 2015, Six of the eight grandkids. Justin and Courtney left before we got to the pumpkin patch. Are those kids cute, or what????

Granddaughters

Day 294, October 22, 2015, Four of the five granddaughters.

Piper

Day 293, October 21, 2015, Piper is a flamingo again, but this time she has her head tucked under her wing.

Piper

Day 292, October 20, 2015, Piper at the Park

Piper

Day 291, October 19, 2015, Piper is a flamingo;

Piper

Day 290, October 18, 2015, Look who’s here! Be prepared for your daily dose of Piper for at least 3 days!

Wetlands

Day 289, October 17, 2015, New Wetlands at Three Sisters Springs

sunrise

Day 288, October 16, 2015, Sunrise

cardinal

Day 287, October 15, 2015, Dinner Time!

banana tree

Day 286, October 15, 2015, Time to pick the bananas?

Butterfly

Day 285, October 13, 2015, To makeup for my lousy photo taking yesterday, I took a bunch today. And a lot of good ones. This is my favorite!

dice

Day 284, October 12, 2015, Yahtzee dice. The only picture I took today. And it was Terry’s birthday, you woulda thought I could have got a pic of Terry at his bday dinner of chicken wings! What was I thinking???

Maggie

Day 283, October 11, 2015, The Magster went kayaking!

Courtney

Day 282, October 10, 2015, Courtney gets foul shot point.

Kiss

Day 282, October 9, 2015, Kiss

 

T and Me!

Day 280, October 8, 2015, I got an email from Project 365 saying I should take pics of me. Just because. So here’s one! Of T and me! Gotta say, the neck is the first to go! But it’s too hot to wear turtlenecks in Florida!

Oden

Day 279, October 7, 2015, Oden, OMG! Cute. Cute. Cute. Just moved in across the street from me. Need to bond. He will be one big DOG in a couple months!

lizard

Day 278, October 6, 2015, No butterflies but lots of lizards and those slimy little frogs.

Hibiscus

Day 277, October 5, 2015, Hibiscus

Sunrise

Day 276, October 4, 2015,
Beautiful sunrise

Maggie

Day 275, October 3, 2015, Maggie ready for bed

Rainbow

Day 274, October 2, 2015, After the Storm

bromeliads

Day 273, October 1, 2015, Bromeliads are blooming again.

Chinese Pagoda Plant

Day 272, September 30, 2015, Butterfly on Chinese Pagoda Plant

Damn Squirrel.

Day 271, September 29, 2015, Bird Feeder. With a Damn Squirrel.

dinosaur

Day 270, September 28, 2015, Grrrrr!

Bottle Brush

Day 269, September 27, 2015, Thought the hummingbirds were gone for the year and then saw the bottle brush were blooming. The hummingbirds just moved to the front!

Storm

Day 268, September 26, 2015, Storm on the way

Homosassa River

Day 267, September 25, 2015, Lunch outing on the River

chairs

Day 266, September 24, 2015, Chairs ready for your butt!

Sunset on the River

Day 265, September 23, 2015, First day of Fall, Sunset on the River

Ferns

Day 264, September 22, 2015, Ferns along the waterfront.

crime watch

Day 263, September 21, 2015, First Crime Watch meeting in Old Homosassa

Chinese Pagoda Plants

Day 262, September 20, 2015, Chinese Pagoda Plants

The View

Day 261, September 19, 2015, Didn’t get a pic today so was just out looking for something to snap. and wow! How about those colors!

Bee on Peace Lily

Day 260, September 18, 2015, Bee!

Chinese Pagoda Plant

Day 259, September 17, 2015, Chinese Pagoda Plant

cosmos

Day 258, September 16, 2015, Cosmos

Maggie

Day 258, September 15, 2015, Maggie

Passionflower

Day 257, September 14, 2015, Passionflower

Beauty Berry

Day 256, September 13, 2015, Beauty Berry

Jack

Day 255, September 12, 2015, Jack’s a basketball star!

camaro

Day 254, September 11, 2015, Valerie Theater (nice car!)

Sunrise

Day 253, September 10, 2015, Sunrise

Buddy

Day 252, September 9, 2015, Buddy does not like the paparazzi!

Night-blooming Jasmine

Day 251, September 8, 2015, Night-blooming Jasmine

Mexican Train

Day 250, September 7, 2015, Rain all day so had a Mexican Train Tournament. Jessica was the winner!

scallops

Day 249, September 6, 2015, Neighbor kids cleaning scallops.

Jes

Day 248, September 5, 2015, Jes is here!

fountain

Day 247, September 4, 2015, Fountain in Inverness

dead tree

Day 246, September 3, 2015, Seven years ago we had our seawall put in. The guy running the heavy equipment accidentally put a slice in this Sweet Gum. Said,
“Might die”. I officially declare it dead.

butterfly

Day 245, September 2, 2015, Butterfly

Bromeliad

Day 244, September 1, 2015, Bromeliad bloom.

Plumeria

Day 243, August 31, 2015, My neighbor just gave me a beautiful yellow plumeria.

green frog

Day 242, August 29, 2015, Tiny green frog in the roses. Geeze, I hate those slimy things.

mermaid

Day 241, August 28, 2015, Sneek peek at the artwork by Gil Watson for the shirts for the 2015 Homosassa Arts, Crafts, and Seafood Festival! On sale soon!

Another lizard photo

Day 240, August 27, 2015, Another lizard photo!

view

Day 239, August 26, 2015, Gotta admit that the lens might have been fogged over a weeeee bit!

Stuff

Day 238, August 25, 2015, Just some stuff. I got my new lens in the mail. Snapped this pic just to try it out and intended to head out the door with it later. Took off for a meeting. End of story

Banana spider

Day 237, August 24, 2015 Ba-na-na SPIDER!

Lizard

Day 236, August 23, 2015, Another lizard! Should I do a 365 days of lizards?

Lizard

Day 235, August 22, 2015, Lizard

Weeki Wachee River

Day 234, August 21, 2015, Weeki Wachee River

storm

Day 233, August 20, 2015, Storms a Brewin’

Maggie

Day 232, August 19, 2015. Another long drive day for Maggie but she’s home!

St. Louis arch

Day 231, August 18, 2015, The closest we got to the “Gateway to the West” this year.

Maggie

Day 230, August 17, 2015, Maggie is exhausted from driving 8 and 1/2 hours today! Poor poor pooch.

Family

Day 229, August 16, 2015, From the Car Window

Adley

Day 228, August 15, 2015, Happy Birthday!

Adley

Day 227, August 14, 2015, Tomorrow’s my birthday and I’ll cry if I want to!

Piper

Day 226, August 13, 2015, Piper spends the day with the Grands.

peaches

Day 225, August 12, 2015, Peaches

Riley

Day 224, August 11, 2015, Riley

Misty Morning

Day 223, August 10, 2015, Misty Morning

Piper

Day 222, August 9, 2015, Piper just returned from camping with her family. She needs a bath!

Poor Maggie

Day 221, August 8, 2015, Maggie is feeling poorly.

Adley

Day 220, August 7, 2015, 8 days until Adley’s first birthday!

red cup

Day 219, August 6, 2015, Red Cup’s Life Beyond Beer Pong

horses

Day 218, August 5, 2015, The Neighbors

piper

Day 217, August 4, 2015, Craft Time

garden

Day 216, August 3, 2015, Bounty of the Garden

chalk art

Day 215, August 2, 2015, Went to an art show. Sidewalk chalk artist at work

sunflower

Day 214, August 1, 2015, It’s HOT! Here’s a flower!

date night

Day 213, July 31, 2015, Date Night!

Piper and Adley

Day 212, July 30, 2015, Slumber Party at Grandma and Grandpa’s!

letters

Day 211, July 29, 2015, The fridge

Jes and Andrew

Day 210, July 28, 2015, Jes and Andrew came to visit.

Riley

Day 209, July 27, 2015, Finally, a photo of Riley, the oldest grandkid. He tries to stay away from the front of my camera! No smile but still a good snap!

Piper

Day 208, July 26, 2015, Pippety Piper on the river.

Adley and Andrew

Day 207, July 25, 2015, Adley’s not too sure about her godfather. But at least she’s not crying anymore!

Cleaning

Day 211, July 24, 2015, We are getting company so Piper and Adley pitched in on the cleaning!

Rain

Day 210, July 23, 2015, It rains in ND. Piper watches her Daddy in the storm. I love this snap,

Alan

Day 209, July 22, 2015, Nothin’ says summer like mowing the yard!

meow

Day 208, July 21, 2015, Meow

Everygreen Tree

Day 207, July 20, 2015,Evergreen Tree

Missouri River

Day 206, July 19, 2015, Railroad Bridge over the Missouri.

Piper

Day 205, July 18, 2015, Pippety Princess Piper in Pink

Choo-choo

Day 204, July 17, 2015, Choo-Choo

Maggie

Day 203, July 16, 2015, Adley finds the box where Maggie hides!

Adley

Day 202, July 15, 2015, Adley

strawberries

Day 201. July 14, 2015, Strawberries!

Boots

Day 200, July 13, 2015, Boots is Back! He went on an adventure and returned with a scraped up face and a hitch in his git-a-long. But he’s back!

pewter

Day 199, July 12, 2015, Pewter–Where’s Boots?

Day 193, July 11, 2015, This morning's walk was along the Missouri River.

Day 198, July 11, 2015, This morning’s walk was along the Missouri River.

Day 192, July 10, 2015, Boots the cat has been gone two days. Piper, Maggie, Pewter and I formed a rescue team and did an exhaustive search. No Boots!

Day 197, July 10, 2015, Boots the cat has been gone two days. Piper, Maggie, Pewter and I formed a rescue team and did an exhaustive search. No Boots!

Adley

Day 196, July 9, 2015,Poor Little Adley doesn’t feel well but is still adorable.

Pewter and Socks

Day 195, July 8, 2015, The cats are staging a protest. We know there’s a dog in there! Let us in!

Day 189, July 7, 2015, Just a cute shot of Maggie

Day 194, July 7, 2015, Just a cute shot of Maggie

Adley

Day 193, July 6, 2015, I should put a picture up of Alan and his birthday cake, but thought that you’d rather see Adley enjoying a baked potato during our festive birthday dinner.

Adley

Day 192, July 5, 2015, Adley is pretty sure that there’s a better life on the other side of these bars.

Project 365

Day 191, July 4, 2015, Fireworks on the Missouri River

Piper

Day 190, July 3, 2015, Piper is dressed for adventure!

South Dakota

Day 189, July 2, 2015, Wild flowers at South Dakota rest area. Seems that I’m touring a rest area in each state!

daylilies

Day 188, July 1, 2015, Daylilies at the Missouri Welcome Center

Water tower

Day 187, June 30, 2015, Mississippi Welcome Center.  Very pretty.  Nice landscaping. But they had ALL kinds of signs to keep PETS away!

2015_06_29watertower

Day 186, June 29, 2015, I see water towers everywhere now! This one was in Perry and I think those cell antennas are REALLY ugly!

bananas

Day 185, June 28, 2015, Bananas. I love this snap!

MacRae's

Day 184, June 27, 2015, Good Morning Sun!

Wine

Day 183, June 26, 2015, Just Chillin’

Milkweed

Day 182, June 25, 2015 milkweed

chair

Day 181, June 24, 2015, Too hot to sit in that chair so I just took a pic of it!

Project 365

Day 180, June 23, 2015, Worked in my sewing room/office all day. It’s HOT outside!

Flowers

Day 179, June 22, 2015, Flowers for the butterflies.

Cardinal

Day 178, June 21, 2015, Cardinal right before I filled up the bird feeders.

the view

Day 177, June 20, 2015, Another View

Grandkids

Day 176, June 19, 2015, These kids know how to pose! They were all ready for me when I caught up to them!

Grandkids

Day 175, June 18, 2015, Jack’s first trip by boat to Monkey Island.

Kendall

Day 174, June 17, 2015, My view while kayaking. Kendall is determined to learn how to paddle so she doesn’t have to ride with a partner!

Osprey

Day 173, June 16, 2015, Osprey on the Homosassa River

blue bottles

Day 172, June 15, 2015, Can’t decide if this is a really cool and funky art display or if I’m just a crazy old lady sticking blue bottles in a fern patch.

Maggie

Day 171, June 14, 2015, Maggie

thyme

Day 170, June 13, 2015, Thyme for Courage

banana tree

Day 169, June 12, 2015, Ba-Na-Na

daylilies

Day 168, June 11, 2015, The daylilies are just about done for the year.

mermaid doll

Day 167, June 10, 2015, Designing a new doll at Piper’s request!

Day 162, June 9, 2015, My first embroidered pillowcase!

Day 166, June 9, 2015, Putting together my first embroidered pillowcase!

lunch

Day 165, June 8, 2015, Lunch with my sister Ellen and niece Michelle

Sunday evening

Day 164, June 7, 2015, Sunday evening relaxation time after a busy weekend and a even busier week to come!

Cobia Tournament

Day 163, June 6, 2015, And They’re Off!

Manatee

Day 162, June 5, 2015, Manatee Siting in My Backyard!

view

Day 161, June 4, 2015, The view from my sofa.

 

beautiful morning

Day 160, June 3, 2015, Another beautiful morning!

oleander

Day 159, June 2, 2015, Oleander in my neighbor’s yard. First time I ever noticed that it bloomed.

Terry

Day 158, June 1, 2015, Terry doing his secretarial duties at the Homosassa Civic Club — giving money away!

Homosassa Elementary

Day 157, May 31, 2015, Just out taking pics in the community

Justin

Day 156, May 30, 2015, Justin’s Game Face

Don Juan Rose

Day 155, May 29, 2015, Don Juan Rose

Surprise Lilies

Day 154, May 28, 2015, Surprise Lilies

Plumerias

Day 153, May 27, 2015, The Plumeria “tree” is blooming.

Sunrise

Day 152, May 26, 2015, Sunrise

addison

Day 151, May 25, 2015, Memorial Day

Evening

Day 150, May 24, 2015, Evening in the back yard

boats

Day 149, May 23, 2015, Summer Boating Season Begins

Watchers

Day 148, May 22, 2015, Watchers at the Shed.

project

Day 147, May 21, 2015, This week’s project, recovering the cushions on the deck.

Palm Tree

Day 146, May 20, 2015, Viking Ship?

Shooting Star Hydrangea

Day 145, May 19, 2015, Shooting Star Hydrangea

Maggie

Day 144, May 18, 2015, Are you going somewhere? Can I go with you? Please? You don’t know how sad I am when you leave.

Awesome Sky

Day 143, May 17, 2015, Awesome Sky!

Maggie

Day 142, May 16, 2015, Let me out! NOW!

Neon Leons

Day 140, May 14, 2015, There’s always a party in Old Homosassa!

sidewalk plans

Day 139, May 13, 2015, Took a lot of pictures but they are all of the sidewalk plans!

Agapanthus

Day 138, May 12, 2015, Agapanthus

hydrangea

Day 137, May 11, 2015, Blue Hydrangea

grandkids

Day 136, May 10, 2015, Grandkids looking adorable and ready to go home. Phew!

kids running

Day 135, May 9, 2015, Grandkids running amuck at the Wildlife Park,  Fortunately for the other park goers, we had only 3 of the 8 grandkids that day. If we had the other 5, they would have had to clear out the park. Yes, we are those grandparents! Run, be free!

tunnel

Day 134, May 8, 2015, These 3 grandkids call this the tunnel. And scream like banshees when we go through it. Sorry neighbors of the bridge!

Maggie

Day 133, May 7, 2015, Maggie

Hydrangea

Day 132, May 6, 2015, Hydrangea

Maggie

Day 131, May 5, 2015, It’s sweet corn season! Hey, don’t judge me–at least the pooch isn’t sitting at the table!

Homosassa Civic Club

Day 130, May 5, 2015, Terry is officially sworn in as secretary of the Homosassa Civic Club.

Mason Creek

Day 129, May 3, 2015, Kayaking on Mason Creek

Billy goat Gruff

Day 128, May 2, 2015, Billy Goat Gruff

Homosassa River

Day 127, May 1, 2015, Homosassa River

Day 122, April 30, 2015, While I was gone, the day lilies started blooming. You will be seeing more of these!

Day 126, April 30, 2015, While I was gone, the day lilies started blooming. You will be seeing more of these!

Leaving Bismarck

Day 125, April 29, 2015, Good Morning Sun!

Piper and cats

Day 124, April 28, 2015, Taking the Cats for a Walk

Adley

Day 123, April 27, 2015, Bath, Bottle, Bed….time for a glass of wine!

 

The View

Day 122, April 26, 2016, The View

Spring

Day 121, April 25, 2015, Spring is slowly coming to ND

Piper

Day 120, April 24, 2015, Piper the Princess

Boots

Day 119, April 23, 2015, Boots!

Piper

Day 118, April 22, 2015, Piper puts her dance face on. PJ dance party!

Snow

Day 117, April 21, 2015, What? Did not sign up for snow!

Day 112, April 20, 2015, Deer in the Back Yard

Day 116, April 20, 2015, Deer in the Back Yard

Adley

Day 115, April 19, 2015, Adley the Queen

The Girls

Day 114, April 18, 2015, The Girls

Day 107, April 16, 2015, Track Meet, Riley wins his heat!

Day 112, April 16, 2015, Track Meet, Riley wins his heat!

Maggie

Day 111. April 15, 2015, Maggie is so sad that I’m going away for two weeks she can’t even get up to say goodbye!

Halls River Development Public Hearing

Day 110, April 14, 2015, Board Of County Commissioners

Don Juan Roses

Day 109, April 13, 2015, The roses are so beautiful this spring, I can’t stop taking pictures of them!

Riley's Quilt

Day 108, April 12, 2015, Riley’s Quilt

Crystal River Water Tower

Day 107, April 11, 2015, Crystal River’s Freshly Painted Water Tower

Bridge

Day 106, April 10, 2015, The view from Connie and Tim’s house.

gator

Day 105, April 9, 2015, Hate to paddle into this on the kayak!

flower

Day 104. April 8, 2015, Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Flower. And a lizard.

manatee

Day 103, April 7, 2015, That large gray stone looking thing is actually the first manatee I’ve seen this year in the canal.

Herb Garden

Day 102, April 4, 2015, I’ve given up my vegetable garden but still have plenty of herbs.

Bottle Brush

Day 101, April 5, 2015, Bottle Brush Tree

Easter Eggs

Day 100, April 4, 2015, Easter Egg Time

egret

Day 99, April 3, 2015, Good Morning Egret!

Homosassa River

Day 98, April 2, 2015, View from the other side of the Homosassa River

Florida National Cemetery

Day 97, April 1, 2015, Florida National Cemetery

Rose

Day 96, March 31, 2015, Rose

flowers

Day 95, March 30, 2015, These winter flowers are on their final days. Too hot for them already!

Banjo camp

Day 93, March 28, 2015, Banjo Camp

view

Day 92, March 27, 2015, The view on our walk. 100% chance of rain today but not at this moment!

ibis

Day 91, March 26, 2015, Birds in the Hood

flowers

Day 90, March 25, 2015, The Gardens are Lovely!

House

Day 89, March 24, 2015, I think the house looks homey. The neighbor thinks it looks like an airport landing strip. Need more lights!

Swallowtail Kite

Day 88, March 23, 2015, Swallowtail Kite

banjo

Day 87, March 22, 2015, Banjo Camp is on Friday. Decided to change the strings today. Yes, it does take a kindle book, wire cutters, a flashlight plus a YouTube video. The 5th String Peg fell out. Oh NO!

Gulf Fritillary

Day 86, March 21, 2015, Gulf Fritillary

Cardinal

Day 85, March 20, 2015, Cardinal

Egret

Day 84, March 19, 2015, Egret

Foggy Sunrise

Day 83, March 18, 2015, Foggy Sunrise

St. Patty's day

Day 82, March 17, 2015, Too many green beers on St. Patty’s day!

Happy Banjo

Day 81, March 16, 2015, Happy Banjo

Blue Heron

Day 80, March 15, 2015, Blue Heron on Dock

Lab

Day 79, March 14, 2015, Pupalooza Parade!

Mr. Bunny Rabbit

Day 78, March 13, 2015, Mr. Bunny Rabbit, I promise to not eat you unless there is a zombie apocalypse.

Watertower

Day 77, March 12, 2015, New Artwork from our local artist Gil Watson

Connie

Day 76, March 12, 2015, Connie

Day 73, March 10, 2015, Goodbye old workhorse Bernina!

Day 75, March 10, 2015, Goodbye old workhorse Bernina!

Otter

Day 74, March 9, 2015, One of my favorite visitors stopped by for a snack. Here he is scooping up tiny fish.

Spiderwort

Day 73, March 8, 2015, The first Spiderwort of the year!

Bloody Marys

Day 72, March 7, 2015, Probably not the best way to start a busy day!

Flowers

Day 71, March 6, 2015, Home Again

Serenity Garden, Marriott

Day 70, March 5th, 2015, Told Terry that I needed a serenity garden just like this. He said it wouldn’t be very serene after the frogs find it and croak all night.

Marriott in Orlando

Day 69, March 4, 2015, And I didn’t bring my swim suit!

back Yard

Day 68, March 3, 2015, 5:06 pm. My monthly shot of the back yard to convince me that the days are getting longer.

Tree Canopy

Day 67, March 2, 2015, Live Oak Tree Canopy with Spanish Moss in Old Homosassa

Sun

Day 66, March 1, 2015, Finally some sun in the Sunshine State!

Cardinal

Day 65, February 28, 2015, A rainy dreary day. Didn’t want to take my camera out so snapped this pic by just opening the sliding door a wee bit! 

bromeliad

Day 64, February 27, 2015, Bromeliad ready to bloom.

Day 63, February 26, 2015, This poor little deformed rose bud still tries to bloom after the freeze. All the other rose blossoms died.

Day 63, February 26, 2015, This poor little deformed rose bud still tries to bloom after the freeze. All the other rose blossoms died.

Three Little Pigs

Day 62, February 25, 2015, Three Little Pigs

Bromeliads

Day 61, February 24, 2015, Bromeliads after the rain.

Fishing on a foggy day

Day 60, February 23, 2015, Terry headed out to fish on a foggy day.

Mason Creek

Day 59, February 22, 2015, Beautiful Day. Took a quick boat ride out to Mason Creek.

Jack Fishing from the Kayak Dock

Day 58, February 21, 2015,  A windy day and Jack couldn’t cast from the seawall.  So Grandpa took him down to the kayak dock.  Jack was very excited to be so close to the water! And Grandpa was an arm’s reach away from him.

Frost on the Sawgrass

Day 57, February 20, 2015, Frost on the Sawgrass, 27 degrees this morning!

Weather Vane

Day 56, February 19, 2015, Weather Vane

Maggie

Day 55, February 18, 2015, Maggie says it’s cold, Let me in!

Dinner Party

Day 54, February 17, 2015, When you’re retired, every day is a Saturday. Dinner Party!

Sugarmill Ruins

Day 53, Another View of the Sugarmill Ruins.

redbud

Day 52, February 15, 2015, Sign of Spring

Impatiens

Day 51, February 14, 2015, The impatiens made it through the coldest night this year. 33 when I got up this morning.

Sun

Day 50, February 13, 2015, Welcome Sun–it’s 39 degrees!

Azaleas

Day 49, February 12, 2015, The Neighbor’s Azaleas

Homosassa Water Tower

Day 48, February 11, 2015, Save our Water Tower!

Project

Day 47, February 10, 2015, Boring pic, but this is the project I worked on today! One of those days that “I gotta put a photo up!”

Day 44, February 9, 2015, Happy Maggie Day

Day 46, February 9, 2015, Happy Maggie Day

Sugarmill Ruins

Day 45, February 8, 2015, Sugarmill Ruins

Gulf Preserve

Day 44, February 7, 2015, View of Gulf Preserve

Ozello

Day 43, February 6, 2015, Blue Heron Fishing in Ozello

5:06 pm

Day 42, February 5, 2015, 5:06 PM. Think I’ll just do a series of photos at this time of this view just to show myself that the days are getting longer!

Day 40, February 4, 2015, Dragon Boat Training

Day 41, February 4, 2015, Dragon Boat Training

Color

Day 40, February 3, 2015, A Spot of Color on a Dreary Day

Books

Day 39. February 2, 2015, It rained, I was busy, here’s some books.

Tree

Day 38, February 1, 2015, Spring Green

Denim Quilt

Day 37, January 31, 2015, One patch down, eleven to go!

Maggie

Day 36, January 30, 2015, Oh NO! Another Photo of Maggie! But she’s so darn cute! Best pic of my day!

On a Walk

Day 35, January 29, 2015, On a Walk

lemons

Day 34, January 28, 2015, Lemons

Ibis

Day 33, January 27, 2015, Ibis hanging out at the neighbor’s seawall.

Roosters are back

Day 32, January 26, 2015, Good Day, Roosters!

Azaleas

Day 31, January 25, The Azaleas are in Full Bloom

visitor

Day 30, January 24, 2015, Visitor on the Front Door

Homosassa River

Day 29, January 23, 2015, Morning on the Homosassa River

Tarpon Springs

Day 28, January 22, 2015, Tarpon Springs

sunset

Day 27, January 21, 2015, 5:06 pm

Roosters

Day 26, January 20, 2015, Every picture tells a story.  A public art display desecrated.

Cold morning

Day 25, January 19, 2015, Cold morning in Homosassa, 40 degrees!

Chaz Salt Marsh Trail

Day 24, January 18, 2015, View from tower at Chassahowitzka Salt Marsh Trail.

1954 Corvette

Day 23, January 17, 2015, 1954 Corvette

Eddie Arnold

Day 22, January 16, 2015, Sheet music that my Mom would have loved!

Maggie

Day 21, January 15, 2015, It’s rained all day so Maggie agreed to pose. (For lots of biscuits!)

Green

Day 20, January 14, 2015, Green, Wallace Brooks Park, Inverness

Resurrection Fern

Day 19, January 13, 2015, Resurrection Fern (photo bombed by a damn squirrel)

Rainy Day Sunset

Day 18, January 12, 2015, Rainy Day Sunset

Ozello Water Tower

Day 17, January 11, 2015, Ozello Water Tower

Fairy Garden

Day 16, January 10, 2015, Fairy Garden

Day 15, January 9, 2015, Weather Vane at MacRae's Bait Shop

Day 15, January 9, 2015, Weather Vane at MacRae’s Bait Shop

Project 365

Day 14, January 8, 2015, Succulents

Project 365

Day 13, January 7, 2015, Good Morning Sun!

Angel in the Garden

Day 12, January 6, 2015, Angel in the Garden

Robin

Day 11, January 5, 2015, Robin in the Bird Bath

The Palms

Day 10, January 4, 2015, The Palms

Maggie

Day 9, January 3, 2015, Maggie

Wood Storks

Day 8, Jan 2, 2015, Wood Storks

Day 7, January 1, 2015, Happy New Years!

Day 7, January 1, 2015, Happy New Year!

Bonfire

Day 6, December 31, 2014, New Year’s Eve Bonfire

Happy Hour

Day 5, December 30, 2014, Happy Hour

Zebra Longwing

Day 4, December 29, 2014, Zebra Longwing Butterfly

African Iris

Day 3, December 28, 2014, African Iris

Sand Crabs

Day 2, December 27, 2014, Sand Crabs

Day 1

Day 1, December 26, 2014, It’s My Birthday, and I’ll cry if I want to.