Tag Archives: desert

What’s here? Plenty!

We grew up in Ohio, a state entirely covered in green: grass, farmland, and trees. The look was rich, fertile, and inviting. When we first saw the desert many years ago, we thought: empty and ugly. It had to be … Continue reading

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Timing is everything – so make your plans accordingly

We messed up, yet again, but then managed a last minute recovery. We planned a day trip to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park to view and photograph desert wildflowers. How did we manage to ignore the first rule for desert viewing … Continue reading

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Who thought 6 hours was long enough for a visit?

A crazy, poor plan started with one good idea: we always wanted to see a desert in bloom and nearby Anza-Borrego Desert State Park was famous for wildflowers blooming as if a colorful carpet was laid over the desert. Our … Continue reading

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