Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “CHUCKLE.” * I found myself chuckling earlier this morning, sorting through some photos, when I realized just how VERY MANY IMAGES I have of my son up some tree or other! It’s very difficult to keep that kid out of trees. Any trees…all trees! He seriously […]Read More Daily Prompt: CHUCKLE (or, Trees are AWESOME!!!!)
This week’s photo challenge: “[S]hare an image that means “earth” to you — whether it’s a panorama of a landscape that takes your breath away, a close-up revealing a detail in nature, or another scene that honors the outdoors…” * I’m not sure how it is that I never noticed this before – but baby […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: EARTH
Fort Monroe – which I had the opportunity to visit yesterday – is an interesting place. It was first fortified in 1609 by the Jamestown settlers (which makes it VERY historic, by American standards!), and developed more heavily as an army base in the nineteenth century. (Robert E. Lee, for one, was stationed there for […]Read More Exploring Fort Monroe National Monument (Virginia, USA)
This week’s photo challenge: “Share a photo that depicts your interpretation of ‘security.’” * I find a lot of security – as in, balance and calm, and a sense that everything will be okay and I can handle things – in the knowledge that stepping outside my door and looking UP is all I ever […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: SECURITY
A day when even parking lot puddles are interesting and pretty is a day that makes me happy! 🙂Read More A Nice Day for Reflections!
I mentioned that I’ve been stumbling into some really interesting music lately (after like a year-and-a-half of what felt like I was wandering in a musical wasteland – uninspired and bored and unable to connect with pretty much everything I came across.) Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats really jolted me out of that! (As […]Read More On the Rest of My Recent Musical Finds
This week’s photo challenge: “This week, let’s get into the thick of things…share your take on “dense.”” * A tree (cherry? apple? something else? I’m not sure!! I think cherry…), dense with flowers. I love Spring!! 🙂 * Pic taken at Maymont Park, Richmond, VA, last weekend.Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: DENSE