This week’s photo challenge: “[P]lease post a photo that is unusual in some way for you, whether it be through technique, by subject, or in some other unique way. This theme is wide open to interpretation because only you know what is unusual to you.” * I love dragonflies. I love the way they swoop […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: UNUSUAL
This week’s WordPress Daily Post photo challenge: “[S]hare an image of a friend.” * It’s a good friend who will (uncomplainingly) stop climbing trees to tie your (very waxy and hard-to-tie) shoelaces for you, just to be nice and spare you frustration. 🙂 When he’s not giving her unsolicited Minecraft advice (because she CAN DO […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: FRIEND
This week’s photo challenge: “This week, show us a moment in time that holds meaning for you….Evanescent can be any fleeting moment in time.” * My son, always tall for his age, is now, at 10, almost able to look me straight in the eye. And I’m 5’6, so I’m really not that short! This […]Read More Weekly Photo Challenge: EVANESCENT
I love the delicate new leaves of springtime – looking at them, photographing them. (And the contrast here between the mature branch and the new growth seemed like a good contribution to Tuesdays of Texture, too!) My son asked me to take this shot particularly because he noticed that this little baby branch with its […]Read More Tuesdays of Texture: May 9, 2017
I’ve been finding myself counseling my kids lately on issues that I’M still actively working on myself – which is incredibly challenging. In my son’s case, it’s recently been about making friends (something that used to be much easier and more natural for me, but that I find really difficult these days). In my daughter’s, […]Read More Parenting to the Sounds of Maria Taylor
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!!!!)
Some housekeeping taking place this week! Not so much in my physical house (sadly) – but in the social media and computer desktop areas of my life. Though, now that I think about it, both of these areas probably needed it more than my house! It’s been awhile since I looked things over. So, here […]Read More Housekeeping!