Category Archives: Ohio

Bonsai

Bonsai is a Japanese art form where trees are cultivated in such a manner to produce small trees in containers that mimic the shape and scale of their larger counterparts.  It is indeed an art form because the trees are … Continue reading

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Wearing of the green and a word about being nice to nature

Here in Columbus, Ohio at the Franklin Park Conservatory it’s once again time for the annual Blooms & Butterflies event.  It’s a beautiful event that I have attended ever since moving here and I now go visit butterfly exhibits wherever … Continue reading

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Urban Scrawl – Anxiety

This mural by Amanda Kisilewski just grabs you!  The words surrounding the eyes were all taken from live posts on https://www.Reddit.com/r/anxiety.  They are from people venting, hurting, afraid, and asking for help. Mental health is very serious.  If you feel … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day

When I was a child this day meant shoe boxes with silly little cards (and hopefully some with candy taped to them) exchanged with classmates.  It was also the day my father got mom her favorite box of candy and … Continue reading

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Winter Haiku Wednesday

The wind is howling I’ve grown weary of the cold Return to us spring. Teri 📷    

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Water Lilies

Whenever I see water lilies I immediately think of Monet’s garden in Giverny; a place that is on my bucket list of places to visit.  There is just something about them that is so calming and peaceful. These lovelies are … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland

Ah winter… when will you ever leave us?  These photos were taken at the end of quite a “weathery” week.  Normal cold fell into polar vortex cold which then fell into “expect just a few inches of snow” that turned … Continue reading

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