It is almost sweater weather again here in The States. I guess I am ready…. (sniff) Linked to Del Monte Y Mar’s Tuesdays of Texture Challenge Week 40 of 2016 And why not… a bit of humor for a chilly Tuesday…. Hope you have a nice day. . . .
The weekly photo challenge is Quest this week (here) and because this weekend was the opening of the African-American History and Culture (NMAAHC) IN Washington, D.C. (here) (which is the 19th Smithsonian Museum), I wanted to use this down view image of an Odeleye sculpture in Fredericksburg, VA. It was commissioned for St. George’s Episcopal Church … More Quest – Emancipation Proclamation Sculpture in Virginia
On my way down south earlier this month, I stopped at a rest area off of Interstate 95. I accidentally pulled into the truck area instead of going where the cars were. I was in a sport truck so I guess it was okay, but I prefer not to park where the 18 wheelers go (and … More Lost in Translation’s Pick a Word (watermelon pickers)
While in South Carolina earlier this month, I had the chance to go to the flea market (right off of I-95). I have not been there since maybe 2008 (and back then they had Labrador puppies for fifty dollars and I bought an antique iron rest). I wanted to try and make it there this … More Thursday Doors (South Carolina Flea Market Part 1)
Last week, we were shopping and we offered to help this lady out – she had bought some clearance garden chairs (large ones) and was trying to figure out how to get both of them home. She lived right down the street and we offered to toss them in the back of the hubs’ truck. … More Front Garden and Single Hibiscus
Nymphaea from SC . . . . .
Hello Blog Readers, here is a second post to share a little more from Swan Lake Iris Gardens in South Carolina. My first post is here. Linked to Sunday Trees #258 Cypress Tree Facts: Deciduous Conifer Tree The Bald Cypress Tree is rare in that it is a deciduous conifer tree and loses … More Swan Lake Part 2 (and a Cypress Tree for Sunday Trees)
Enjoyed a September Wedding this weekend. We ran into some old friends – who happened to be Bears fans. I couldn’t resist grabbing this photo of our matching key chains – well matching in style. I guess the Broncos and the Bears do not play this year, but sometimes it is fun having friend connections where … More Traces of our Past (Bears fans at a wedding)
The weekly photo challenge is edge this week- here is my entry: The fountain’s edge at Swan Lake Park in South Carolina: a few more photos: I am visiting with my mother in South Carolina (at an old family friend’s place) and it is such a nice way to wrap … More Weekly Photo Challenge: Edge (fountain at swan lake)