I saw this flower yesterday (Tuesday) and thought it was a crocus at first. But its center looks different from a crocus, so I looked it up on my phone app called “Plant Snap.” I found out it is a water-lily tulip! I’d never heard of this before. Anyway, it is pretty! Posted for: Cee’s […]Read More FOTD & YDWP: Water-Lily Tulip
December 27, 2018 (This post is part of my travel journal, and also for Your Daily Prompt 3/8/19: Nobility; and for Norm’s Thursday Doors 3/7/19 ). This morning we visited Valley of the Kings, where there are 62 tombs of Egyptian nobility – specifically, pharaohs, including Tutankhamen. They date from Thutmose I of the 18th […]Read More Journey to Egypt, Part 9: Valley of the Kings & Howard Carter’s House
When we think of autumn, or fall, we think of bright, colorful foliage! Our area has a way to go before reaching peak color, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have falling leaves! The two maples in our backyard have been shedding their foliage since July all over the yard and on the deck and […]Read More Your Daily Word Prompt: Autumn Leaves
For Becky’s Month of Squares, In the Pink, I’m going with a recurring theme of flamingos! This setup was for alumni to take their own photos, with props, at my high school reunion. It also is a photographic representation of Your Daily Word Prompt, eclectic.Read More Month of Squares: Eclectic Flamingos?