Monthly Archives: July 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge – Masterpiece

Masterpiece. No matter where you are (and where you’ve been), I’m certain you’ve stumbled upon something extraordinary: a place that blows your mind; a work of art or object that speaks to you; or even a location or scene that’s … Continue reading

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If Charlie Brown Had A Garden . . .

. . . it would look a heck of a lot better than this poor excuse.  I am so embarrassed.  My gardens in the past have never been pretty, but they were always productive.  This year the only things to … Continue reading

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Word A Week Challenge – Curve

Once a week I dip into the dictionary and pick a word that the page falls open at, the challenge is to post a picture or use whatever genre you prefer to share what your take on the word is. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Fresh

Fresh. The definition for fresh has a bit of a fork in it – it’s a state (new, recent, previously unknown) and it’s a taste or sensation (cool, sweet, invigorating, refreshing). Fresh is definitely this cantaloupe (“melone”) granita I enjoyed recently here … Continue reading

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Book Review – How To Be Idle

The pendulum is starting to swing back to where I have more time on my side.  I am able to take my morning walks again and to sit down and read.  For me, there is nothing more luxurious than to … Continue reading

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A Word A Week Challenge – Unexpected

I’m not sure where the “unexpected” is at; the doe and fawn in the driveway in the morning, or me photographing the deer, or Ginger photobombing the photo of the deer.  The pictures are not the best, but I think … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – The Golden Hour

  The Golden Hour. In photography, the “golden hour” is the first and last hour of sunlight of the day. Photographers venture out on sunrise hikes or sunset treks to capture a magical shot, due to the quality of the … Continue reading

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