Tagged with Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

Cee’s Photo Challenge: Two’s Company

Cee’s Photo Challenge: Two’s Company

Cee’s photo challenge is Two. Here are mine: 1. A mountain and its reflection in the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, in winter 2. Two benches, shrouded in cherry petals along the Tidal Basin, last spring 3. Two fully open lotus flowers at the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in summer 4. Bison, resting on Antelope Island in the Great … Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

Weekly Photo Challenge: Love

This week’s photo challenge is Love. As I close my eyes and think of it, several images assemble, each a memorable moment from someplace that comforted or surprised me. Here are five of them. 1. The feisty old goat Crackerjack snuggling with his friend at the Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary, one of my favorite peaceful places. 2. The … Continue reading

My Peaceful Place: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

My Peaceful Place: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary

In this season of “must-haves” and “must-dos,” it is easy to lose one’s balance. There is one place I usually think of when I need to catch my breath: Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary, one of our favorite places in the world. Poplar Spring is a 400-acre refuge for farm animals and wildlife in Poolesville, Maryland. … Continue reading