Tag Archives: Jean Lafitte National Park

One little moment

On the trail.  What is it about the twisty-ness of tiny grape vine tendrils that appeals so? Advertisements

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It was wordless, and it was wonderful.

Today I hosted my first monthly Wordless Wetland Walk, and I enjoyed it tremendously!  Please come read about it here, and if you’re in the NOLA area, sign up for the next one!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: peaceful

Taken at the end of the Bayou Coquille trail in the swamp (Jean Lafitte National Park) a couple of years ago.   Glad I’ll be walking there this weekend!  I’m ready for a dose of NOLA Nature!

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Stillness Sundays: Back to the swamp

This time, without bugs.  I’m paging through my October photos, wondering why I didn’t post more.  So many beautiful October stories to tell.  I was unwilling to stay up late and tell them – I just lived them instead. I’m … Continue reading

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Stillness Sundays – Weekly Photo Challenge: Fall

Most of the leaves around here are still green, green.  You have to wait until December for fall. But you’ll find the occasional orange leaf like this one caught in the seed stalk of a dwarf palmetto. This from my … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays – swamp slides

Took a long walk in the swamp this morning.  I wish I could say there weren’t mosquitoes.  They weren’t too bad as long as I kept moving.  It’s Friday night and I’ve got a hot date, so I’m going to … Continue reading

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Summertime swamp

If you follow this blog much, you know the swamp is my go-to place to get a dose of nature, clear my head, quiet my monkey-mind and just breathe and be.  I needed some swamp medicine on Saturday, so I … Continue reading

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