I am forever trying to get good shots of our water bird population. Lately, I’ve gotten several good photos on “West Lake” here at our senior community, so I’m showing them off here on Jez’s Water Water Everywhere #35 challenge.Read More WWE: Birds on the Lake
After living in an increasingly crowded suburb for 30 years, last year Dale and I moved to Arlington Heights, where we live in a senior community with a large campus – lots of pretty flowers, landscaping, and a community garden area. We have two “lakes” (that’s what they’re called here but to me they are […]Read More 2020 Sunday Stills Home Photo Challenge
Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge this week is of things with the letter R and at least 6 letters in the word.Read More CB&WPC: RRRRRR!
It’s time for a new week of Melanie’s Share Your World! Questions: Is it ever okay to commit a crime? Please explain.A crime in which someone is hurt or property damaged is not OK. However, sometimes one might kill or injure someone due to legitimate self-defense (such as domestic abuse). Some so-called crimes are not […]Read More SYW: Of Crimes, Birds, Change & Birthday Gratitude
Watching water birds enjoy their day! Posted for Debbie Smyth’s Six Word Saturday.Read More Water Birds
Nancy Merrill is coordinating her theme for her challenge A Photo a Week with the C-19 pandemic. Most places are now at some stage of “opening” at this time, so the topic this week is any kind of opening. Flowers opening: Birds’ wings opening:Read More Opening With a Photo a Week
Sunshine’s Reflections is a photo challenge by Irene at Heaven’s Sunshine, a weeklong challenge with no prompt nor minimum or maximum limit on photographs. It is Week 5, but this is the first time I am posting photos for this challenge. Clouds on a lake Ducks on a pond Swans on a riverRead More Sunshine’s Reflections
A lot of my photos lately (only with my cell phone, unfortunately – I don’t generally take my big camera on walks with me) have been taken at “West Lake” – which is more of a pond, but here at our senior community it is called a lake. In these pandemic times, the most active […]Read More WWE #27: West Lake Tales
Cee’s On the Hunt for Joy is in its 18th week and the theme for this week is Make Your Own Rainbow. I love to draw and occasionally paint. I also enjoy coloring books. Here are two coloring pages I did. The first is called “Rainbow Wheel Mandala,” done with markers. The second is “Rainbow […]Read More The Hunt for Joy: Making a Rainbow
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?