CMMC: May Close Ups


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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #196: Humor


John from John’s Space leads this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #196 with the challenge theme of Humor. Way to pick the theme, John, you really have me digging into my head and my archives.

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #195: Color Expressions


Anne from Slow Shutter Speed is the host for this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #195 with the topic of Color Expressions.

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CMMC: April Colors Yellow or Purple


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CMMC: Spring in the Neighborhood


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#SundayStills – #Daylight in #Monchrome


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#SundayStills – Monthly Color Challenge – #Jade Green Waters


Sunday Stills

#SundayStills – #Fresh


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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #185: Change


This week, on Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #185, host John from Journey with Johnbo has assigned the versatile topic of Change.

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CMMC: February Close Up


Close up on the new buds forming on my fruit-less quince shrub

Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge

#SundayStills – Light the Night


Like probably a lot of people, I, too, tend to feel a little down during the winter months.

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#SundayStills – Getting Cozy


I am a simple person with simple desires and when it comes to getting cozy especially during winter, my go-to is minimalistic at its best – just a cup of rich and delightful hot cocoa and somewhere that’s warm.

Like how this cat is curled up comfortably on the couch by the fireplace that was behind me, that spot feels like somewhere I would park for the afternoon.

View from the lodge

Here is my favorite way to staying warm and cozy during winter – head to a ski resort, ride the tram to the top, if there’s a restaurant or lodge, head inside, order a steamy cup of hot cocoa with whipped cream and preferably marshmallow, and finally find a seat with the view. Now, that, in my vocabulary, is a simple person’s luxury.

Sunday Stills

#SundayStills – Monthly Color Challenge: Ruby Wine


In the midst of getting the yard project completed, I completely missed autumn this year. I had zero pictures of the colors and the leaves but then again, autumn 2021 has been weird – warm and rainy.

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#SundayStills – #Leaves


These are some photos of leaves taken in the past.

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CMMC: September Autumn/Spring


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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #152: Shades and Shadows


This week, on Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #152, Leya has challenged everyone with the topic of Shades and Shadows.

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#WeekendCoffeeShare: Container Garden Take 2


Good morning or afternoon wherever you are, come in, sit, and join me for a chat. Coffee? Tea?

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Open


There was a wind storm last week – 70 mile-per-hour gusts blowing past the protective mountain ranges. It made my Wednesday drive to work a bit treacherous yet interesting at the same time.

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CFFC: Shiny


I was on a field trip last Sunday on a quest to search for spring and what did I find, a bunch of kids chasing bubbles. It’s been a while since I’ve blown bubbles but I think this is so much better. Let the breeze carry the bubbles.

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Lens-Artists Challenge #143: Colorful April


This week for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge, we are challenged to share some colorful photos to represent the spring-like April.

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Wordless Wednesday: Creepin’


Silent Sunday: Reliving the Warmer Days


Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Leaves and Trees


Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge