August 5, 2018

The August 2018 Views

A(nother) smokey Sunday morning (Aug. 5):

Sunset (Aug. 6):

Dinner (Aug. 11): 

Evening sky (Aug. 11):

Hummingbirds on the deck (Aug. 11):













Firefighting planes (Aug. 11):


Smoke gets in your eyes (Aug. 12):





July 24, 2018

The July 2018 Views

Just didn't want to face the onslaught of mosquitoes this month, 
so the pictures from the deck are a bit sparse.

Storm cloud (July 8):

Early evening (July 8): 

Sunset (July 8): 



Early evening (July 9):

Sunset (July 22):




Fireweed on the lower deck (July 22):

Fireweed on the lower deck (July 24):



Asters in the yard (July 24): 

Hummingbirds on the deck (July 24):








Sunset and a near-full moon (July 26):


Full blood moon (July 27):

Good morning (July 28):


Oh that moon.... (July 28):

A smokey Sunday morning (July 29):








June 4, 2018

The June 2018 Views

This month marks the fifth anniversary of our move to this mountain paradise....and the views just keep amazing me.
Sunday evening alpenglow (June 3):

A bit of a wander off the deck and around the yard -
wild/flowers galore (June 3):









Our front porch, and a visitor (June 3):


An evening of birds (June 4):










As the sun goes down... (June 6):


A bright, warm day (June 13):





This little guy whacked into the window and took a few minutes
on the patio table to gather his wits and fly away (June 14):

Pre-sunset (June 15):

Another flowers-in-the-yard walkabout (June 15): 










Sunset (June16):

Father's Day (June 17):


Pre-sunset (June 18): 

Iris...and the moon (June 26):






Moonrise (June 27):