Monthly Archives: June 2012

Today is a Potpourri

First, I want to nudge you all a bit – it’s June, and Karma has issued her photo challenge for the month. Go check it out – this one is definitely going to require me to think a bit, and … Continue reading

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Say What?!

A Dutch man has honored his dead cat by turning him into a helicopter. Artist Bart Jansen’s beloved cat Orville died recently after being hit by a car. Jansen had the animal stuffed and attached four vertical propellers to his … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Friendship

Friday’s Weekly Photo Challenge was posted on Friday, and the topic of this week is Friendship. Today, a bit late but not too late, I sat down at my desktop computer and selected some photos I wanted to post as … Continue reading

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Sharing My World – Week 27

It is Sunday – a sunny Sunday in June – and time to share more of our worlds, because Cee has posted the questions for this week. 1. If 100 people your age were chosen at random, how many do … Continue reading

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Open the Door, Close the Door, Open the Door. . .

close the door, and so it goes. I am in the morning room with my coffee, two dogs and two cats. Now we have 1 dog and 2 cats. No dogs, 1 cat. In and out they go. “Oh mom, … Continue reading

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My World is About to Turn Yellow and Other Dismal Thoughts

You see those pretty rusty-red little pods clinging to the pine tree? They add such a nice touch of color – for now. It will not be long before they will swell to their maximum and burst, releasing – nay, … Continue reading

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Beauty and Warmth are Fleeting Pleasures

I have been alerted to the need to be speedy. Quickly, quickly, get out the door and take some pictures of blooming things. Quickly. It appears I was not quick enough. This delicate blue beauty got nipped by the 31 … Continue reading

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It is a Do-Nothing, Lazy Kind of Day

That I feel this way, lazy and in do-nothing mode, is evidenced by the fact that it is nearly noon, I am sitting in my morning chair not yet dressed, just completing my morning routine. The Shasta girl woke me … Continue reading

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Sharing my World – Week 26

I know it is Sunday when Cee posts her sharing our world questions, which she has done, so it must be Sunday! Some of these may require some thought, but here goes. 1. What made you smile today? Waking up … Continue reading

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What Words Will Show up Today?

This morning we have cloudy skies and the wind is swirling, bringing in a cold front the weather people say, with threats of frost some of the approaching nights. The plants I purchased nearly a week ago remain in their … Continue reading

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