There’s No Place Like Home

A week ago we were just getting back from Orcas Island, where we watched whales…

…explored trails…

…and enjoyed the beauty of land and sea.

And while our trip was beyond wonderful, I think Dorothy was right when she said, “There’s no place like home!”

This afternoon I got a bit of time to take the camera out in my own front yard and was delighted to see my first Monarch of the season.

I like the splash of purple in the picture from the nearby butterfly bush.

There truly is beauty everywhere!
And now that we’re home, I guess it’s time to start daydreaming about our next adventure! ๐Ÿ™‚

About kathydoremus

Wife, mother, daughter, and friend. One who dabbles in writing, thinks in rhyme, and is utterly unable to escape the allure of alliteration:) Amateur nature photographer. A backyard bird watcher, a hiker of non-strenuous trails to waterfalls, and a fan of Atlanta sports teams. Driver of an orange Jeep Renegade who goes by the name of Earl. One who is nourished by silence, solitude, and a good cup of coffee. A lover of Godโ€™s Word and the riches that are hidden there. An extremely ordinary jar of clay who longs to see and be satisfied by the glory of God, and to somehow display that in my everyday life.
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9 Responses to There’s No Place Like Home

  1. What beautiful Monarch photos!

  2. Jodi says:

    that whale photo is a BEAUTY!

  3. lindasschaub says:

    That monarch is just a perfect specimen, isn’t it? Do your backyard birds greet you at the door waiting for you to make a deposit of bark butter on the tree and peanuts in their feeder?

  4. Jill Kuhn says:

    WOWZA!! Your Monarch Butterfly photos are absolutely stunning!! โค๏ธ Even hubby gave your photo a whistle of appreciation! ๐Ÿ˜‰
    I would so like to draw it!! ๐Ÿฆ‹

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