Refuge of the Wild

In Eureka Springs, Arkansas there is a refuge for exotic cats that have been rescued from people who want to own them and then realize they have no idea what they’re doing. The original. I cropped in to the tiger’s face to focus on the face and to de-emphasize the fence that was closer to me (theContinue reading “Refuge of the Wild”

Thorncrown Chapel

425 windows and over 6,000 square feet of glass. Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The original. I wish I would have composed the shot to get all of the front door – portrait instead of landscape. But, part of this challenge is working with what I’ve already taken. The original was definitely too dark.Continue reading “Thorncrown Chapel”

Arkansas Trip: Day 5 – Heading Home

Click Here for the results of my Friday 13 Photo Scavenger Hunt        Friday 13: Photo Scavenger Hunt Just like yesterday there was no chance to sleep in this morning. In fact, I had my phone alarm wake me up at 6:30 again. I never mind waking up early to go shopping though.Continue reading “Arkansas Trip: Day 5 – Heading Home”

Arkansas Trip: Day 4 – Sleepy’s and Mars

I was convinced that this would be the only day Ashlyn would want to sleep in; the only day she really shouldn’t. Being the awesome wife that I am (I feel like I need to convince myself of that) I got up before everyone else to be ready when the kids woke up. And no, AshlynContinue reading “Arkansas Trip: Day 4 – Sleepy’s and Mars”

Arkansas Trip: Day 3 – J’adore les francais!

We awoke to grey clouds and thunder in the distance. Let me rewrite that. Ashlyn woke up at her normal 7am because she doesn’t know how good it is to sleep in on vacation. Since I’m the best wife in the world I get up with her because I want Hubby to get much neededContinue reading “Arkansas Trip: Day 3 – J’adore les francais!”