WPC: A Good Match

For this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge, these are some good pairings or matches that I have photographed. I have grouped them into different types of matches. Color matches Couples/love matches 2 Cakes for a 50th Wedding Anniversary (Des Plaines, July 2015) Artistic harmony match Some things just go together matches

Read More WPC: A Good Match

Thursday Doors: Helio Oiticica

For Norm’s Thursday Doors feature this week, I am contributing something somewhat different. On Tuesday, my husband and I visited the Chicago Art Institute. I was especially interested in a special exhibit by Brazilian artist Hélio Oiticica (1937-1980). Oiticica was born in Rio de Janeiro and during his 25-year career he created works to appeal […]

Read More Thursday Doors: Helio Oiticica

Airbnb: an alternative to hotels

Our stay in São Paulo last November was our first experience with Airbnb. Airbnb has a database of apartment and room rentals worldwide.  On their web site, you first choose where you want to go and then you can look at a variety of places to stay, filtering for factors such as neighborhood, whether you […]

Read More Airbnb: an alternative to hotels

WPC: Shadow

Here are my entries for the Weekly Photo Challenge topic Shadow: The first two pictures are of my cat, Hazel. A beam of sunlight highlights her light areas with the rest in shadow. A few years ago, my husband and I were on our way home from a trip down South, and we stopped in […]

Read More WPC: Shadow