The countryside always looks picture perfect after it rains, and the sky is clear. So I’m sharing some photos I took near Bennett Way in Templeton on January 27, after it rained.
Foot Surgery Kept Me Confined to Home
I break my long silence here to explain how I handled being a shut-in after my partial toe joint replacement surgery, and to share the little bit of the outdoors I had a chance to see between home and doctor appointments.
Poison Oak is Most Dangerous in Winter
Winter is the season where even some of the most knowledgeable people can not recognize poison oak, and thus come in contact with it and break out. Here’s how to recognize it and what to do to be prepared before you get it.
Autumn Has Returned to the Vineyards
Autumn is one of the best times to enjoy the view of the vineyards. The vines are dressed in their brightest colors as October nears an end, and most of the grapes are in the process of harvest or already through it. I hope you seeing these vines as I did on October 23, 2012, in some of my local vineyards in Paso Robles and Templeton.
Two Blessings In the North County Today
Today the North County received two blessings — the rain and the rainbow. See the pictures.
The End of June In Templeton: Green and Gold
It’s the season for tiny green grapes and the harvest of golden hay in Templeton and Paso Robles. I share my photos.
Saturday, from Templeton Park to Paso Robles Park
Follow me pictorially through a busy day of activities in Templeton and Paso Robles while trying to lead a balanced life. From Farmers Market in Templeton to photographing the tail end of the Wine Festival in Paso Robles before moving on to art activities still going on in the vicinity of the park.
Do You Really See the Trees?
When is the last time you really noticed the trees downtown? Was it when they were in bloom? When their leaves changed color in autumn? Or do you really see them at all?
Looks Like Spring is Almost to the North County
Don’t miss seeing this special tree while it’s blooming.
Puzzles with Pictures of North County Vineyards
Did you know you could get jigsaw puzzles made from photographs of some of our gorgeous North County vineyard scenes? Now you can. They make great gifts and souvenirs for visitors to our county. Take a look at what’s available.