Monthly Archives: February 2015

Monochrome Monday – Leaves

After converting the color image of this photo of autumn leaves into black and white the outcome reminded me of tarnished silver or slightly burnt caramelized sugar.   I can just see this as a framed image.  What do you … Continue reading

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It’s cold outside…

“There’s no kind of atmosphere I’m all alone more or less Let me fly far away from here…….”  Alright, who will be the first to say where those lines come from?  But yes! It is *&^%$ cold outside today.  Currently … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day

My dad was the one who probably gave me my first valentine.  I remember it being a kiddie card with a red heart shaped lollipop attached to it.  I loved that candy and I loved my father for giving me … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Scale

One of the most exciting things I’ve ever done was this hot air balloon ride – untethered!  I was great as we lifted off but when I saw that small private jet go by in the distance and we were … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday with a wicked egg!

It’s Throwback Thursday and as I’ve been revisiting my England trip file I had to re-share this gem; this event that to this day I still get teased about 🙂 Lewtrenchard Manor My husband’s Aunt and Uncle live in Devon, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – The grounds of Powderham Castle, Devon, UK

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Two Icons one View

Still rummaging through old files and moving them to the new drive; I poked around in England again and found this shot.  Now were we on the top of the tour bus or on a bridge I don’t recall but … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday – UK Edition

While flipping through the files of what to keep and transfer to the new drive and what to just let go, I found the images from our trip to England.  That was back in 2011; that seems so long ago … Continue reading

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And the winner is……….

The winner of the Black Rapid Kick Pink camera strap is….. Let me push the button to get the name…… It’s spinning and about ready to spit out the name….. THE WINNER IS………… Did I mention that I had to … Continue reading

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This is what happens…

When the Princess of Mars is away her minions just go nuts 😉  More about where this machine and many many more of it’s kin is and how much fun we had there later.  It was the cheapest fun we … Continue reading

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