Category Archives: life

Honey Bee

“Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.”  ― Ray Bradbury  Teri 📷

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Monarch on Milkweed

It’s a Monday monarch on a milkweed day!  That’s a lot of alliteration isn’t it? Teri 📷 Want to see where this butterfly flutters?  Come visit What’s Happening Ohio and see!

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Hiatus

The world is steadily changing and some changes aren’t exactly what we wanted or expected but we try to adjust.  Part of adjusting for me now is to take a break for awhile.  I don’t know if it will be … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

Well this is a Mother’s Day for the books.  Unless you are living with your mother or you live in an area where the quarantine has been lifted, your interaction with mom today may be distanced.  If you are or … Continue reading

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Sew…what’s new?

Woke up this morning to thunderstorms and hoping the power won’t blip out again like it did last night.  That is no fun especially with DH working from home now.  Like many many other people I decided to start sewing … Continue reading

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Sign of Spring

Today is the first day of spring and while I’d love to be able to go out and celebrate it, I am as the current phrase goes, sheltering in place.  Even if I wasn’t in a high risk group, there … Continue reading

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Heads or Tails – Shooting through water

Shooting through water can give you some very nice or very blurry images depending on what you are shooting, with what and how close to the surface your subject matter is.  Oh, and how clear the water is; the clearer … Continue reading

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A poem for the day

Roses are red (or white, pink, yellow, orange or combos) Violets are blue Here’s a Screaming Neon Red shrub rose for you! Happy Valentines Day – Teri

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Last of the orchids

Let me rephrase that, last of the orchids from my one visit to the orchid show.  I’m pretty sure that I will be going back… well I hope I will anyway. Enjoy! Teri 📷    

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A hot orchid on a cold day

Definitely a respite from the cold, snow, rain, ice and gloom is the orchid show at the Franklin Park Conservatory here in Columbus, Ohio.  A visit here lifts ones winter spirits until you put your layers back on and head … Continue reading

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