Tag Archives: Oklahoma

Stormy Weather

Saturday, right in the middle of Memorial Day weekend, there were storms in Oklahoma. Seems like there are always storms in Oklahoma on Memorial Day weekend. I’ve spent more than one night on a cold hard cement floor in the … Continue reading

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Lady Bug, Lady Bug, You Run So Fast

Lady Bug, Lady Bug, Where are your spots? This lady bug was fast!  I focused on her at the fork in the branch and look where she was by the next instant when I snapped the shutter. But where are … Continue reading

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Have a Glorious Fourth of July Oklahoma!

When I was a kid, long distance calls were a big deal. My Grandma Hamilton lived in Key West, Florida and when we spoke on the phone it was a family affair. After my dad and mom talked to her, … Continue reading

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Mimosa ~ A Pleasing Pesky Tree

A lot of folks consider the Mimosa tree a nuisance, and frequently I am one of them, but it’s one I always enjoy when it leafs out each spring. We had a Mimosa in our back yard when I was … Continue reading

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The Hottest Month Ever ~ and random pix

How did Will Rogers put it? Something like, if you don’t like the weather in Oklahoma, wait five minutes? That’s true for the most part but July 2011 was weather of a different sort, even here in Oklahoma. Apart from … Continue reading

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