March 10, 2009


Ver-dant - adj., lit. Green; covered with growing plants or grass; fresh, flourishing.

I love that word. I love that reality. I love our currently verdant canyon.


Eldest Dude: "Hey, Mom. Here's some nice GRASS for you to take a picture of." [yes, I confess, ALL the Kellers have a well-developed sense of sarcasm.]




photo credit: Big Dude

photo credit: Eldest Dude

Hey! What are you looking at?

Oh. A coyote.

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Keys to the Magic Travel said...

I love that word, too. It just flows off the tongue.

And you had some rather verdant pictures last week, too.

Tracy P. said...

Eldest Dude has the photography gene!

Love the coyote and that gorgeous orange flower, and you and Middle Dude.

Bird's Eye View Photography said...

oh. What a dream! Looks just awesome... I could seriosuly use some 'green' weather!

Love the photos!

Beth@Pages of Our Life said...

The first scene is breathtaking, Susan. I can see why you love your verdant canyon. ;D

Aunt Tea said...

how do you stay away long enough to do other things?

Holly said...

I am seriously jealous. Green. Verdant. I can't REMEMBER what that was like. I think "warm" also goes with the green word, doesn't it? Not 30 degrees?

jeal-ous: feelings of envy

Teri said...

I love the gorgeous flower. Beautiful!

Christi said...

Not only do I always look forward to seeing your new photos everyday but I love seeing you with your family. None of your photos look posed or fake. You can truly see the love of your family in all of your photos. I just wanted you to know how beautifully it comes across in your photos. Truly beautiful.

Becca~CapturingSimpleJoys said...

What a loveley word. I just posted not long ago about how the green of summertime (specifically the green of Arkansas!) is one thing that soothes my soul! Beautiful pics!

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