I made these earrings. First time ever! (Ridiculously simple craft.)
Lovely Daughter #2 made these:
There's lots of hiking. I went on a nature walk and saw Columbines...
...venerable old trees speckled with lichen (an indicator of clean, pure air)...
...and teeny flowers called "Pretty Face"...
I don't recall the name of these cuties, but each flower is only about as big across as the eraser on the end of a pencil:
The lake has lots of textures. I feel like I could decorate a whole house, or build a whole wardrobe, around the shades in one of these photos:
Oh! Another darling flower. This three-petaled beauty is a Mariposa Lily:
Beautiful greenery, but don't touch. This is stinging nettle:
Like Ireland, the lake has a jillion shades of All Things Green:
On a hike two days ago, I saw a marmot. Yesterday, I saw a very friendly gal looking for a handout:
Everything is ducky, at the lake.