Month of Squares: Pink Kitty

Our daughter is getting married next January and my nieces are holding a bridal shower for her in December. They are having a Hello Kitty theme, because the little girl in our daughter loves Hello Kitty!  So the other day I was at the Goodwill store and saw a whole bin of stuffed Hello Kitties! […]

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FOTD: Petunias

Here is my entry for Cee’s Flower of the Day, 9/26/18. Click on this link for Cee’s and others’ beautiful flowers! I took this photo at the Buddhist Temple of Des Plaines.

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CFFC: Vibrant Seasons

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge has a series about colors. This week is vibrant colors. Every season of the year has its vibrancy. Autumn, of course, offers the most striking display of vibrant reds, oranges and yellows. Winter has its own vibrancy: the bright lights and colors of Christmas and the sun shining on fresh fallen […]

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RDP: Panoply of Animals

I didn’t set out to collect little animals, but in truth I love collecting little things from different cultures, and animals are universally loved. I have collected small animal figures from Mexico, Brazil, Tanzania and others that I have either acquired or inherited. I tried to fit most of them on one shelf for this […]

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In the Pink: Slide

There is an empty lot on a corner in my neighborhood, where a variety of outdoor objects sit next to a house. I never see anyone sitting in these chairs or playing on this playground equipment – it seems to be an outdoor leisure junkyard, although everything seems to be in good shape! Anyway, the […]

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