Going, going, gone…

I will be away from my blog for the next two and a half weeks. I’ll be traveling abroad, first to Amsterdam for a few days, then to Tanzania on safari! I look forward to posting my adventures on my blog when I get back!

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Artful: Tarsila do Amaral

Brazilian artist Tarsila do Amaral (1886-1973) helped shaped  Brazilian Modernism. The exhibition of her work at the Art Institute of Chicago (which ended January 7, 2018) focused on the decade of the 1920s, when she moved back and forth between São Paulo and Paris and drew influences from the cultural, social and creative life of […]

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CFFC: Double-U

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge continues its alphabet with the letter W. The requirements are that the word starts with w and has at least two vowels. Windows with wrought iron bars (Antigua, Guatemala) willow trees (Chicago Botanic Gardens) wheels (Bicycle with folding chairs, Quebec City, Canada) warhead or weapon (Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, South […]

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CB&WPC: Walls

The theme of Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week is walls. I took most of these in Milwaukee last November.                              

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WPC: Do You See A Ghost?

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is a photo or photos of a Variation on a Theme. A few days ago, it looked like there was a ghost in our house! Some odd specter floated in the air across our living room… My husband noticed it first. I had been sitting in the white chair you […]

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Travel Prep: Journaling

In my previous post under the Weekly Photo Challenge prompt “Growth“, I introduced a new travel journal my daughter got me for Christmas. Well, my husband liked it so much, he had her order one for him too!  (By the way, she got it on Amazon. It’s called You Are Here: A mindful travel journal […]

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