Brilliant fuzz…


Seeds shining brilliantly in the late afternoon sun at Lincoln Park's. North Pond, Chicago. copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

Seeds shining brilliantly in the late afternoon sun at Lincoln Park’s. North Pond, Chicago. copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

Red ear slider turtles sunning near edge of North Pond, Lincoln Park.  Setting for this tree in fuzzy seed stage. copyright 2015, Pamela Breitberg

Red ear slider turtles sunning near edge of North Pond, Lincoln Park. Setting for this tree in fuzzy seed stage. copyright 2015, Pamela Breitberg

Seeds or finished blooms…


The more I know, the more I know I don’t know. I’m unsure what kind of tree this is and if what I’m looking at are stamens and pistols or newly forming seeds. Ugh! But interesting still.

What is this tree? What stage of growth..seeds or spent flowers?  Copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

What is this tree? What stage of growth..seeds or spent flowers? Copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

Spring tree activity at North Pond in Lincoln Park, Chicago, Illinois. copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

Spring tree activity at North Pond in Lincoln Park, Chicago, Illinois. copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

Happy Earth Day…


SPRING TIME IS THE PERFECT TIME TO CELEBRATE EARTH DAY!!  Seeing dormant perennials awaken and grow always puts me in the mood for a party!  Cook County Forest Preserve, just south of Church Street in Morton Grove, IL.  copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

SPRING TIME IS THE PERFECT TIME TO CELEBRATE EARTH DAY!! Seeing dormant perennials awaken and grow always puts me in the mood for a party! Cook County Forest Preserve, just south of Church Street in Morton Grove, IL. copyright 2015 Pamela Breitberg

What’s in a name…”


I’ve added a page, something that seemed to be missing from this blog. An explanation behind my blog’s chosen name. Check out the “What’s In A Name” tab on the left.