The View from Here


July 22 2012:

Something to share from Team Member L …. Lillian took the picture and did her own editing … This was her first one so I helped on getting the text readable and in a good spot … 1st part of the quote is ALL her … I helped a little with the 2nd part of the quote … Go Lillian Go!!

View on a Lookout by Lillian 7.22.12


Biggest Little Photographer Enters Reno Stores

January 4 2017:


Top 10 Countdown Continues! The Number TWO 2016 blog post on with the most views: “Biggest Little Photographer Arrives – We Did It!”

“This book represents the fruition of a desire. Yet, within that is the message that the steps along the journey of ones desire are what comprises life itself.

It’s sure to inspire with great quotes; almost all of which were chosen by Thomas ….. for ages eight to eighty and beyond!”

Biggest Little Photographer Arrives – We Did It

A Thing of Beauty

“A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.” -John Keats

For a dear sweet friend of mine who lost her Mom over the weekend … Sending this with a warm comforting hug Monica … My heart and soul weeps with you … –Camilla Downs

Keep Moving Forward

“Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” -Walt Disney

Never mind the naysayers …. Never mind them, I say …. –Camilla Downs

Letting Go

“All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.” – Havelock Ellis

Don’t know about y’all but this view through the rocks looks like the shape of a Dove to me …. Sending this Dove to a friend who needs it right now … a Dove full of peace, love and acceptance …. Her Mom is slowly leaving this Earth and she is just not ready for her to go yet … (LOVE YOU MM) –Camilla Downs

Share Your Light

When you share your light with others, it creates a ripple effect … Encouraging others to share their light, who encourage others to share their light, who encourage others to share their light  … –Camilla Downs

Trust Yourself

“TRUST Yourself …. And Be EMPOWERED!” – Camilla Downs 

Learning to trust myself was ONE of the MOST empowering things I’ve ever done …. It’s difficult sometimes, but WOW … Just WOW!!


Beauty of Nature

“The beauty of nature infuses the soul with peace and joy, encouraging the soul to blossom.” –Camilla Downs

I LOVE our mountains, hills, trees, flowers, lakes, clouds, sky, sun and moon … Leaves me in awe …. Here’s hoping you go outside and soak in some nature today!!!