The ubiquitous classic, Happy Birthday to You, actually has a rather interesting history.* I’ve chosen this song for Jim Adams’ Song Lyrics Sunday with the theme Birthday/Cake/Gift/Party/Surprise first, because I was able to find a fun version of it and second, because it’s the song we’re all singing in our bathrooms as we wash […]Read More Song Lyrics Sunday: Happy Birthday
Cee Neuner has a new weekly challenge entitled On The Hunt For Joy. This is the second week and the theme is Say Cheese. She says, “find some photos of you smiling and feeling joyful, or find some photos that brings a smile to your face or brings you joy. Tip from Ingrid Fetell Lee […]Read More Hunt for Joy Challenge: Say Cheese
Sheryl’s Your Daily Word Prompt today is someday. This poem is written for my son, who turns 34 today. It expresses a mother’s hope for his future. Someday Today is your birthday… Someday you will be happy Someday you will feel confidence Someday you will love yourself Someday you will have a steady income Someday […]Read More Someday
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is photos capturing people unaware, in other words, candid shots., reminding me of that old TV show, Candid Camera. Visitor on a rocking horse outside Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam Women in Arusha, Tanzania A Chicago Sinfonietta concert patron tries out the sitar during intermission at Symphony Hall in Chicago… […]Read More CFFC: You’re On Candid Camera!
This was my grand-niece, Rosie, on her first birthday (she’s now 3). Doesn’t every little girl love pink? Posted for Becky’s photo challenge September Month of Squares: In the Pink.Read More September Squares: Baby Pink
Cee’s challenges are back! Here are my answers for this week’s questions in Share Your World: A class you wish you would have taken? There are actually several! I wish I had transferred to a university where I could major in anthropology, which was my first academic love. I always wanted to take art classes, […]Read More Cee’s SYW: On Classes, Cooking, Phobias (etc.)