Weekly Challenge – Tour Guide

Balloons over the Deschutes River

Tour-Guide:  Bend, Oregon I have lived in several places that have been beautiful. First was my home town of Grand Marais, Minnesota. Second was Honolulu, Hawaii. I now live in Bend, Oregon and it is an incredibly gorgeous place to live. Bend is located in central Oregon on the east side of the Cascade Mountain …


Weekly Challenge – Silence


Silence:  Sunset "After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music." Aldous Huxley

Weekly Challenge – Weathered

Weathered: Old Homestead This is a photo I took a few years ago of an old homestead outside of Madras, Oregon. We would pass by it whenever we were driving to Portland. Sadly, the building is no longer there. It collapsed sometime in the last year.

A Frosty Day

Although we haven't had any snow yet this year, we've had a few days of freezing fog which makes for some beautiful winter scenes. These are from a walk at different points in the river this morning. Maralee