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SUNRAYS!!! Each day we wake, we must realize that behind the clouds is the sun. And, the sight of the sun is a sign of hope.
Bronze baby shoes on basement shelf.
The Lone Tree - Phoenix, Arizona
Stopped at this waterfall on our way to the top of Mary's Peak in the Oregon Coast Range.  The snow was so deep we didn't make it to the top but this waterfall was worth the trip.
Mother and son walking in the snow.
Devastation in coastal New Jersey brought about by Superstorm Sandy.
Swan on debris in lagoon in Ocean County, NJ after Superstorm Sandy.
My little grandson kissing his snowman.
River Shack near Atlantic City that was demolished by Superstorm Sandy one month after this picture was taken.
An ant's last day via a Pileated Woodpecker
The sun shining through after the Blizzard of 2013
Walking down our street there's a fenced in pasture with a large tree on the corner of it. With the dusting of snow on everything it made a very appealing image to me.
A happy peruvian kid.
My beautiful baby who was born 6 weeks early sleeping peacefully in NICU waiting to come home.
A phone booth in London with Big Ben in the background. Taken with a Nikon D5000 camera.
The dryad queen, surrounded by her court of animals.  She is charged with caring for and protecting them, and she does her job well.
A Norwegian hunter shows his knife and bloodied hands after spending the day handling a freshly hunted elk.
When I saw the northern lights this night, I just had to pull off the road and sit outside on the ice to watch the show. It was -35 degrees, but so worth it!
Roy Tore, son of Smi reindeer herders, stares in awe at the chaos of reindeer being corralled in the pen.
Five little cowboys observing the Houston Livestock & Rodeo Show
My son and husband playing in the snow.
Break Time
Heavy snow on our farm.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Walking down our street there's a fenced in pasture with a large tree on the corner of it. With the dusting of snow on everything it made a very appealing image to me.

Walking down our street there's a fenced in pasture with a large tree on the corner of it. With the dusting of snow on everything it made a very appealing image to me.

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Missoula, Montana, United States of America
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Date Taken: 12.2012
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