Flower of the day – August 11, 2012

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Flower of the Day – August 11, 2012

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde

“Sunshine and Raindrops,” Yellow Dahlia, Orenco Farmers Market, Hillsboro, Oregon. Copyrights belong to the photographer: Louise Edwards , L&L Photography, L&L Images, © 2012 All Rights Reserved.

Photo of the Day – June 25, 2012

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Photo of the Day – June 25, 2012

Nothing in this world happens without a reason. That we are all exactly where we are supposed to be, and that the pieces of the puzzle have a tendency to come together when you least expect it.”
~ Jane Green, The Beach House

“Imprints in the Sand Are Like Pieces of a Puzzle,” Capricorn Coast, Queensland, Australia

Photo of the Day – June 10, 2012

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Photo of the Day – June 10, 2012

“The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.”
~ John Muir

‘Secret Stairwell’, Forest Park, Portland, Oregon

“Do not be misled by what you see around you, or be influenced by what you see. You live in a world which is a playground of illusion, full of false paths, false values and false ideals. But you are not part of that world “
~ Sai Baba

‘Secret Wall’, Forest Park, Portland, Oregon

Photo of the Day – June 2, 2012

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Photo of the Day – June 2, 2012

“We need to build fewer walls and more bridges.”
― Sir Isaac Newton

 “Vista Bridge,” Portland Oregon

Photo of the Day – June 1, 2012

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Photo of the Day – June 1, 2012

If you keep your feathers well oiled the water of criticism will run off as from a duck’s back.  ~ Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards

‘Primping,” Female Mallard, Dawson Creek, Hillsboro, Oregon

Flower of the Day – May 30, 2012

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Flower of the Day – May 30, 2012

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart
~ Eleanor Roosevelt

‘Beauty in Friendships’, Pink Peonies, Hillsboro, Oregon

Flower of the Day – May 29, 2012

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Flower of the Day – May 29, 2012

Act of giving something to others is an art of flowering your heart.”
~ Vinayak

Red Stripe” Hillsboro, Oregon

Photo of the Day – May 20, 2012

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Photo of the Day – May 20, 2012

The more Chaotic I am, the more complete I am.”
Austin Osman Spare

‘Kaleidoscope of Colors‘, Asters, Hillsboro, Oregon

 

Flower of the Day – May 20, 2012

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Flower of the Day – May 20, 2012

If you’re reading this…
Congratulations, you’re alive.
If that’s not something to smile about,
then I don’t know what is.”
― Chad Sugg, ‘Monsters Under Your Head’

‘Life is Beautiful, and in Hot Pink‘, Dahlia, Hillsboro, Oregon

‘Each day when my eyes open it is a good day. Regardless of how horrible or painful I might feel, I am alive. That is the greatest gift of all, and I promise to live life to the fullest, until the very end.’   ~ LA Edwards

 

Flower of the Day – May 19, 2012

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Flower of the Day – May 19, 2012

“In Adversity, Blooms Greatness and Beauty”, LA Edwards, Benandanti; Rise to Power

‘Greatness and Beauty‘, Begonia, Hillsboro, Oregon

 Today’s quote “In Adversity, Blooms Greatness and Beauty.” is from ‘Benandanti: Rise to Power‘, © LA Edwards, Book Two in the series “The House of Thoth” by LA Edwards