Wildflowers everywhere! Poppies, Bobcat, and Jaguar—my wildflower dreams this spring

From the fields of poppies and lupines to the ever-running washes (like rivers!) still flowing daily since our February snow (!), this has been a spectacular spring. Join me in the poppy fields (and canyons of Jaguar and Bobcat) with these recent posts . . . 

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A lovely (and very useful) free Arizona Wildflowers identification app for your phone

Are you curious what wildflowers you are seeing? I just found this app that can find the ID for most any flower and is free! PLUS there are related apps for nearly every U.S. state. 🧡

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Jaguar, Golden Eagle, and Slowly Sauntering Swine—our Magical Day of Adventure Below Baboquivari Peak

Under Mexican blue oak, and thick sycamores. /
Thick cat claw marks on tree—cat was ready to pounce! /
Jaguar was seen here once, Jaguar felt near, /
Ghost guardian Jaguar.

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Happy Equinox! Can you balance your broom? (Here’s how!)

Today is the day of balance—just ask your broom! On the equinoxes, our common household brooms all balance beautifully on their own. Really? Really! Here’s how . . .

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Furling into a Sunset Poppy . . . (deep sleep medicine for you)

Poppy medicine (even in imagination!) can ease your mental swirl and guide you to sleep . . . with their petals of soft satin, the color of creativity, sensuality, and emotional safety. 🧡

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How to See a Bobcat in the Wild!

A flash of feline emerges from the desert trees, crosses from the edge of dusk through the wash, and then disappears back into the night. Magic! Here’s how YOU can see a bobcat too. 💚

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