I’m not sure what this little bug on my lemon balm is, but I guess it does add a little bit of extra texture to this photo.


A couple of weeks ago this little guy was spared from the blades of our lawn mower. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Marissa Othon (@salsanista) For this week’s photo challenge.


A couple of weeks ago I spent part of my lunch break out by the pond in front of our building. It was a gorgeous day and the sound of the water flowing from the fountain in the middle of the pond was very relaxing. I snapped this picture with my iPhone and then added…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective

This week’s photo challenge is all about perspective. The building I work in has a small lounge area where employees often sit to have their lunch or spend a few quiet minutes with a book or just to get away from their computers. This is the usual view of the lounge: One afternoon I was…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Eerie

For this week’s photo challenge: Eerie. I took this with my phone last night as I was on my evening walk to the town butcher to pick up something for dinner. I thought the B&W version put a different spin on the fall colors that were all around me, a little bit creepy and eerie.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Through my Eyes

This week’s photo challenge is about sharing a picture showing the world through my eyes.  The theme is pretty wide open, but I’m still not 100% sure that the photo I chose is exactly what Cheri had in mind when she posted the challenge. I took this shot yesterday with my iPhone as I lay…