This cottontop cactus is very serious about protecting its blooms!
Visit Teri's Painted Daisies for more cactus fun...
We went camping in the desert last weekend and spring has definitely arrived! I'll have more photos to share soon. Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend.
I don't usually post things like this, but this story deserves all the attention it can get. I have always been fascinated with this part of our history. These women are my kind of heroes.
There is an excellent story with accompanying photos, audio, and video on NPR's Web site: Female WWII Pilots: The Original Fly Girls. Be sure to visit the "WASP Interactive" section, especially "Lillian's Story: In Color."