Quarry Park and Veteran’s Memorial Trail


The eccentric lady we befriended on the trail019020022025

Let’s go this way … which was all good and well until he walked through a prickly bush026 029

Crawling up the mountain


and sliding back down the mountain

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having a rest to look at the valley (as he informed us)050 054 061 066 074

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THE BLUEST BUTTERFLY August 30, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Wow. You have a fun and colorful life. I am so busy with work….have not gone much of anywhere truly outdoors lately.

cat August 30, 2009 - 5:00 pm

As per usual you photos are stunning. That adorable little canine of your has surely become very much part of the family.

Bridget Smith August 30, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Gorgeous pictures Tonya. Glad you are embracing life in Monterey.

The Romero-Schroeder August 30, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Awsome pictures

TheClayMuse August 30, 2009 - 5:00 pm

as always just stunning shots!

Mesina August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Congrats on your SITS day!!! What beautiful pictures!!! I love photography, just getting started and family pics are my fav! xx

scrappysue August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

wow, those are some great pics! i bet that tshirt didnt stay white for long!enjoy your sits day

Vodka Logic August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Beautiful pictures, you def have a talentxx

blueviolet August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

You werent kidding about taking a lot of photos? But, they are fabulous!

Kari August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

The photos are beautiful!Over from SITS to say hello.

{Kiki} August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

visiting from SITS. thank you for sharing your familys day out. beautiful pictures of them and the wildlife. have a wonderful day and take care.-Kiki

bluecottonmemory August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

What marvelous pictures! I hope you frame them for your home! Congratulations on your day to shine! Its beautiful where you live:)–oh, and my family and I value your husbands service to our country–thank you:)

Farmgirl Paints August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Amazing pictures. Your daughter is adorable;)

LisaLisa August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Awesome pictures!!! Priceless pictures of your pretty daughter.

Victoria August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Wow! Your photos are beautiful! You have a beautiful family. Thank you for sharing! BTW, Happy SITS day!

missy August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

awesome pictures!!!!!!!cute family…..and what a great family outing!!!!

Emmy August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

What great pictures! Love the one with the kids looking out on the water. Congrats on being feature on SITS!

It's All Good August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

that eccentric ladies dress is fabulous! looks like a fun day, congrats on FB on SITS! have an awesome day

Anonymous August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

I love the bridge shots. And the shots on the trail are beautiful. Nice work.

Aleta August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Beautiful pictures. I love how you capture the in the moment pictures, not the pose for me pictures. Lovely!

Fahrenheit 350° August 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Im here from SITS! Of course you take tons of photos, you are amazing at it! How do you get such rich colors! Incredibly gorgeous woman! I love your little ballerina1

Holly Ann September 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Your pictures are awesome… new to your site… when i first read that your daughters name was Marisol i couldnt wait to see if her picture fit her name… and i think it does… looks like you have a very blessed life… 🙂

icedjasminetea September 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

These are lovely photos! Im a huge fan of blog posts with lots of photos.

Cecily R September 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Fabulous, amazing, wonderful catches Tonya!!!

Kristen September 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Fabulous pictures! You have me wanting to go hiking with my daughter…and that has never happened before!

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest September 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

What everyone else is saying….FABULOUS photos…but I do lovvvve the one of the little boy face down in the swing. 🙂 Happy Wednesday!

Staci September 4, 2009 - 5:00 pm

What wonderful photos! Your little ones are adorable!

Hannah September 5, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Like all the others I impressed by your photos. You are a wonderful photographer. Have you tried selling them on sites like http://www.gettyimages.com ?www.FunnyPhotosContest.com Submit CUTE or FUNNY photos and tell friends to vote for them. No entry fee.


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