Weekly Photo Challenge: NEW HORIZON

This week’s photo challenge from WordPress: “[W]e’re challenging you to think ahead and show your work in a representative photo. If you set New Year’s resolutions, give them some thought a few weeks early. If resolutions aren’t your style, show us something that you want to achieve — it could be setting a new goal, […]

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Daily Blogging Prompt: SUMMER

Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “SUMMER.” * I caught my son in a rare still moment at the pool this weekend: This image looks like “summer” to me – the beginning of summer. And not just because of the sunshine and the pool water (quintessential summer elements.) It’s something to do […]

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My 5 Most-Viewed Posts of All-Time

Okay – as described yesterday, I’m going to devote a few posts coming up here to some blog-archive-based lists. I’m starting with the one that is the most straightforward to compile: a brief list (with a little commentary!) of my most-viewed posts, courtesy of my blog stats. So: MY TOP 5 MOST-VIEWED POSTS OF ALL […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: CIRCLE

This week’s photo challenge: With [“circle”], you may go literal, and look for things around you with perfectly round shapes: your wedding ring, the bubbles your daughter blows, the curvy sculptures at your local museum, or the glittery sphere that falls during a New Year’s Eve countdown. Or, you might consider what this familiar shape […]

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Sunrise

I’ve been in a little bit of a blogging slump lately. I’ve just had more going on inside my head than I’ve been able to verbalize, I guess. But I have been taking pictures! So, here are a few from a sunrise drive to Shenandoah National Park last weekend, with my ex and our kids: […]

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From Ohio World to Virginia World

My ex and I are very good friends now – but it took us some time to get to this place. The “conscious uncoupling” method to ending a marriage has so many wonderful benefits to it….but make no mistake, it’s a challenge. Particularly in the beginning. It’s not particularly difficult or tricky anymore – but […]

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