Tag Archives: swamp

Summer treat #22 – Summer swamp

Lots of rain makes the swamp extra-beautiful.  The bugs are not as bad as you might think, and the sounds of frogs, birds and insects are like a symphony. 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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Waiting again?

This looks like a good spot to hang out until I get back into posting . . . I took this pic on a marvelous bug-free day in the swamp on Friday.  More photos coming.  All kinds of fun this … 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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