At the end of every year, I like to post my favorite photos that I’ve taken during the year. In the past, I’ve walked almost every day, and I often take my camera with me. This year, my walking habit stopped abruptly when Greg got home after his surgery and rehab. He needs my help getting ready in the morning, and that comes at the expense of other things. My daily walk is something I hope to reinstate in 2021.

Most years, I work hard to cull down to 10 or so pictures for this annual post. This year, I don’t even have 10 good photos to pick from. Most of these shots have appeared on my blog recently, even though they were all taken in March.

I captured this rainbow from the window of Greg’s hospital room:

The rest were captured on two separate walks through the neighborhood:

About Andrea R Huelsenbeck

Andrea R Huelsenbeck is a wife, a mother of five and a former elementary general music teacher. A freelance writer in the 1990s, her nonfiction articles and book reviews appeared in Raising Arizona Kids, Christian Library Journal, and other publications. She is currently working on a young adult mystical fantasy novel and a mystery.

Originally published at on December 26, 2020.

Former elementary general music teacher. Wife, and mother of five. Blogging about the arts and the creative process at