Together In Solitude


“When you have only two pennies left in the world,
buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.” -Chinese Proverb


Supernatural Flower Power

What: Flowers of all kinds
Where:  Manito Park in Spokane, WA
When: Spring and Summer for outdoor blooms or year-round within the Gaiser Conservatory (find hours here).

It goes without saying, but beautiful flowers can be found pretty much everywhere.  That said, there’s one place we will definitely visit to see flowers in the springtime and that’s Manito Park in Spokane, WA.  One translation of the Algonquian word manito is, “an object that possesses supernatural power.”  How fitting!  To me, all flowers seem supernaturally beautiful and unique.  ♥

The 90-acre Manito Park features five gardens and the conservatory.  Here are some photos from our visit in Spring 2016.

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Rows and Rows of Heavenly Color

What: Tulips and Daffodils
Where: Skagit Valley Tulip Festival in Mount Vernon, WA  (
When: April

We haven’t had the chance to go here yet, but cannot wait for the opportunity!  😀 😀 😀

In the meantime, check out the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival facebook page for info, updates and photos.


We welcome you to comment and share any info regarding flower photography
or where you love to photograph beautiful flowers!  🙂




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