Author Archives: pearlsandprose

About pearlsandprose

Photography. With a little life thrown in.

Nothing Says Summer…

…like a big barrel full of red geraniums. Can you believe it’s July already? March seemed interminable, but the days are flying by for me. Hope you’re enjoying the summer weather in spite of the pandemic. Stay healthy, and Happy … Continue reading

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Blackberries and Covidaze

I just heard the term “Covidaze” the other day. Evidently a large percentage of people don’t know what day it is because of Covid-19. I can relate–I forgot it was Friday and time for a blog post. But anyway, how … Continue reading

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Keeping the Faith

With everything that’s going on in my country, it’s getting harder and harder to stay positive. I’ve tried to keep my blog an uplifting place, but it doesn’t mean that I’m oblivious. I feel things very deeply, but I’m not … Continue reading

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Jacaranda Season

It’s that time of year again. The blossoms make a bit of a mess, but they’re so beautiful! Hope you’re all healthy…. {carole}

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Gulls-eye View

Just a solitary seagull checking out the beach. Hope you’re all doing well…. {carole}

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Fantastic Blueberry Scones

Anyone else doing a lot of baking during the pandemic? I couldn’t find regular granulated sugar or flour for quite a while, but now the stores have both of those plus hard-to-find instant yeast. Anyway, I had extra blueberries around … Continue reading

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Painterly

This photo makes me want to get out the oil paints. It has a painterly quality that I really like. I do miss East-Coast azaleas…we have them in California, but they’re small and not that great. Since we’re still sheltering … Continue reading

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Beautiful Vintage

A few years back we went to Disney California Adventure and I was surprised at how quaint it was. Lots of vintage signs and storefronts and a picturesque old gas station…. I especially liked the “Tireflator.” See the vintage car … Continue reading

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This Guy Gets Social Distancing

Every time I look at this I imagine him saying, “What do I have to do to get a drink around here?” 🙂 Stay healthy, everyone! {carole}

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Prickly Pear

A prickly pear in bloom, somewhere outside Sedona, Arizona. Great weekend, everyone…stay healthy! {carole}

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