Tag Archives: Peggy A. Thompson

Drama in the Mountains

I recently paid a visit to Mount Rainier National Park. I purchase an annual pass each year, since I live relatively close by. The entrance fee just went up $5 to $20 per vehicle, and next year the fee will … Continue reading

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Springtime Botanical Beauties

I spend quite a bit of time photographing flowers in local gardens during the spring, as many of my blog followers have already noticed. Here are some lovely flowers that have recently raised their faces to the sun. Chandelier Primulas … Continue reading

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Blue Poppy Day

It was the annual Blue Poppy Day at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, in Federal Way, Washington, this past weekend. I attended last year, as well, and I can say with confidence that this year’s event was bigger and better … Continue reading

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On the Autumn Trail – Part II

As promised, I will post more photos that I took recently during my nature walk at the Rhododendrons Species Botanical Garden. I was amazed at just how diverse this garden area, nestled away in a wooded setting, is. Many species … Continue reading

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Mid Summer Bloom

Today, I visited Point Defiance Park, Tacoma and its beautifully manicured gardens. The Rose garden is going strong, as are the Dahlia and Fuschia gardens. I walked around the perimeter of the whole garden area, snapping photos of the many … Continue reading

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