Archive for July, 2017

Crescent City Cigar Shop

Posted in Architecture, New Orleans on July 15th, 2017 by judy


Crescent City Cigar Shop, New Orleans 2017
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Posted in New Orleans on July 14th, 2017 by judy


Window Shopping in New Orleans

Brown Pelican

Posted in Animals, Birds, Texas, Texas Coastal Bend on July 2nd, 2017 by judy


A brown pelican at Goose Island State Park. We went to see the melee of pelicans fighting over fish guts at the fish cleaning station at the park. But here’s an individual…

The Big Tree

Posted in Flowers and Plants, Texas, Texas Coastal Bend on July 1st, 2017 by judy

Big Tree

We visited Goose Island State Park and the famous Big Tree. I must say it was a rather sad visit… It is said to be 1000 years old, but clearly the tree is not well and I think has declined since the last time we went there when I don’t remember thinking it looked ill. It doesn’t appear to have the normal amount of foliage. Over the years many branches have been cut off, and you can see the previously long branch on the left has been recently cut. So visit the Big Tree while you stlil can!