I wanted to share a quick song for New Year’s Day -and this old school song, Paradigm, reminds of New Year’s Day in Ormond Beach back in 2001 (check out the part at 2:08 – to 3:05) and the guitar player (Drew Shirley) went on (in 2005) to join the band Switchfoot. Happy New year and let’s … More Happy New Year!
I decided to reflect on the year 2014 using black & white photos. For each month, I chose my top two images. I also made a quick slideshow (here) and synced it to an old Jami Smith song that was very special to me this year. Video deleted (sorry), but here are the pics: … More 2014 (Review in B & W)
Yesterday I gave away some scratch-off lottery tickets to strangers. I gave some to the guys working at the post office – and let me tell you – the joy that five dollars can bring is pretty amazing. I decided to add a few scratch-off lottery tickets to some of my holiday cards this year (I … More Sharing Lottery Tickets
Have you ever had Hobo bread? “What is Hobo Bread? Hobo Bread is a moist, sweet nut bread inspired by the loaves that hobos baked in tin cans during the Great Depression.” (more here). We tried a loaf from Trader Joe’s and this bread is actually more like a dessert! It is wayyyyy sweet – tasted … More Hobo Bread – JNW’s challenge
Quick little post with some Red and Green from the Priorhouse: Here is the link to PHOTOFUNIA = where you can make fun images like the one above…
This holiday season, mon torero has some twinkling lights to adorn his stately presence in the dining room. A little Christmas twinkle. A little musical twinkle: And here is a snippet from Les Mis: Are you what is called a happy man? Well! you are sad every day. Each day has its own great grief or … More Mon torero and Victor Hugo excerpt
I wanted to share a Christmas Idea. Something that has helped us enjoy this holiday a bit more. Why not think about giving out holiday treats? We started sharing holiday treats about eleven years ago and it has really been a rich part of our holiday. When we moved to Richmond in 2003, we decided … More Christmas Treats (the joy of sharing)
Here is a Christmas Art slideshow that I made, synced to This Winter’s Night with Kevin Marks. It is actually a hodgepodge masterpiece compilation with an essence of Christmas. The shoes, painted by Vincent Van Gogh, remind me of humanity – and the paths each of us walk on our life journey. ~~~ I got this … More Christmas Art