Norm’s Thursday Doors is back! I haven’t been anywhere, like most of us. So I went into my archives and found photos of this charming place that we stayed one night at in Abu Simbel City, in southern Egypt. This region, which is today southern Egypt and northern Sudan, was traditionally the home of the […]Read More Thursday Doors: A Nubian Lodge
Clear is a song by Needtobreathe, which perfectly suits the Song Lyrics Sunday prompt of Clear/Dark/Light. You are the moonlight in the sky that I’m pursuingYou are the reason for what I’m doingYou are the crystalline that keeps me from my ruinYou are the movementYou’re the true north pointing back homeYou are the constant, my […]Read More SLS: Clear
Questions: Hurray! It’s Monday again, the day Melanie puts out a new set of questions for Share Your World! And this week, they’re real doozies! So here goes… What song always gets you out on the dance floor? Any catchy Latino or other dance tune, such as: Actually, I have a whole dance workout playlist, […]Read More SYW: On Dancing, Sleeping, Snapping Fingers, & Ziplining
This week in Jim Adams’ Song Lyrics Sunday, we were to post a song with Good/Better/Best/Great. Yes, it was the Beatles song that first made me type in the words “It’s Getting Better” on YouTube. Being a longtime Beatles fan, I thought, yeah, this is one of the theme songs of my generation, of my […]Read More Song Lyrics Sunday: It’s Getting Better
Jim Adams’ topic for this week’s Song Lyrics Sunday is spices/seasonings. Thanks you, Jim! I get to report about one of my favorite songs as well as many of my favorite spices which are in the song! I grew up with the Beatles, Rolling Stones, the Doors, and Simon and Garfunkel. While I love many […]Read More Song Lyrics Sunday: Spices
Years ago, there used to be a weekly feature called “5 Things.” I don’t remember who hosted it but I really got into it. Every week the blogger would write about five things pertaining to a certain topic. I think it is great that Dr. Tanya is resurrecting it! And what fun for us all […]Read More 5 Things Tuesday: Make Me Smile
Sound is all around us, both delightful and bothersome. For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge, Cee continues with her series on the senses. This week it is sense of hearing. I hope you will imagine hearing what I heard when I took these photos. Music – the most wonderful sounds of all… Can you hear the […]Read More CFFC: Do You Hear What I Hear?
I wasn’t going to participate in Fandango’s Who Won the Week this week, because not much has happened. Then I started thinking about what I enjoyed most this week. The first thing I thought of was the warmer weather (finally!) and the flowers. But then I thought of something that deserves to “win” the week […]Read More FWWTW: Pandemic Entertainment
Ragtag Daily Prompt today is Dance. A Sunday afternoon on Avenida Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil: Ballet and… …political protest batucada: “Fora Temer” – a protest against the vice president (Temer) who took over for Pres. Dilma Roussef after her arrest. Panama Canal Cruise – in Mexican town of Tuxtla Chico, Chiapas Panama Canal Cruise on […]Read More RDP: Dancing, Yeah!
This is a John Lennon song that I never heard before, and it fits this week’s theme for Song Lyrics Sunday with the prompts Alone/Confined/Depressed/Isolated/Restless/Solo . After listening to several other songs that fit the prompt, I chose this one because I have always been a big fan of the Beatles and John’s solo career. […]Read More Song Lyrics Sunday: Isolation