Flowers really do intoxicate me. ~Vita Sackville-West     AmyNature Girl. Mom. Wife. Friend. Photographer. Sewer. Crafter. Artist. To borrow a phrase – “Yeet Ye Riche” seaofestrog... Read More


Aaron’s dad & step-mom, Mick & Susan, have some hanging baskets on their deck.  Apparently, this year, a robin decided to take up residence in one of the baskets and built her nest ther... Read More

The Storm

We had a storm today. Actually, it started last night with a TON of freezing rain. Then, today, around 10:00 it started snowing and snowing and snowing, and then it snowed some more. All said, we have... Read More

I absolutely HATE

being cold, but I absolutely LOVE Winter, so I just deal with being cold! I especially love snow! It is one of the things I miss most about not living in the Grande Ronde Valley anymore ~ we don&#8217... Read More

Tweet! Tweet!

My parents are the local soup kitchen for the wintering birds, and they have several (probably 6 at least) feeders around their house. I think they have to fill a couple of the feeders as often as eve... Read More

Take a Hike!

I know, I know, it’s HOT, it’s miserably HOT, but I encourage everone to take advantage of the good weather and get outside. Go for a walk, a hike, or just a nice drive through the mountai... Read More


‘Nuff said! AmyNature Girl. Mom. Wife. Friend. Photographer. Sewer. Crafter. Artist. To borrow a phrase – “Yeet Ye Riche” Read More

Magnificent Beast!

I have a friend who told me a secret of where I could see some of the most beautiful wild horses around. I have managed to see them twice now, but only once I was close enough to get decent pictures o... Read More


If you’ve never been thrilled to the very edges of your soul by a flower in spring bloom, maybe your soul has never been in bloom. ~Audra Foveo   AmyNature Girl. Mom. Wife. Friend. Photographer... Read More

Spring is Here!

I found these this morning, and I couldn’t resist. They are so beautiful! I am getting ready to gear up for Spring photography-wise, and appointments are filling up quickly. Contact me soon if y... Read More

The Refuge

From several drives over the past week or two. Something you don’t see every day: New babies ~ one of the best things that happens when Spring comes. AmyNature Girl. Mom. Wife. Friend. Photograp... Read More