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It's the most wonderful time of the year: April in Death Valley

Desert and more earthy-toned colors have been a recent trend among many fashion designers. Shades of nude and tan have been applied to wedges, giving them a more natural appearance. These colors have also been seen in watches this season, such as Michael Kors' rose gold and gold over sized watches. Addie R.

"Totem-Pole-Starburst," by neutronman61, via Flickr -- "The famous totem pole formation in Monument Valley at sunrise."

Winter in the desert This is very cool. I have not seen pictures of cactus covered in snow.

"The desert seems to be a brown wasteland of dry, prickly scrub whose only purpose is to serve a setting for the majestic saguros. then little by litte, the plants of the dessert begin to identify themselves: the porcupiney yucca, the beaver tail and prickley pear and barrel cacti, buckhorn and staghorn and devil's fingers, the tall, sky-reaching tendrils of the ocotillo." Pg.95

The Wasteland: What are the roots that clutch, what branches grow Out of this stony rubbish? Son of man, 20 You cannot say, or guess, for you know only A heap of broken images, where the sun beats, And the dead tree gives no shelter, the cricket no relief, And the dry stone no sound of water.