December Squares: Ugly Sweater Time!

Becky is hosting her December Month of Squares with the subject time. It’s that time of year to attend holiday parties – get out your “ugly Christmas sweater!” Wearing “ugly Christmas sweaters” to a holiday party has become an American holiday tradition. So much so that now stores are marketing ugly sweaters and other garish […]

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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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One of these things…

Nancy Merrill’s A Photo a Week challenge this week is based on a song from Sesame Street: One of these things just doesn’t belong. The Three Kings and …?  All old Amsterdam buildings have things in common, but one in this group is different from the others.Two gazelles and one mischievous monkey…Ancient Chinese mirrors

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FOTD: White Poinsettia

I haven’t had much time to post for Cee’s Flower of the Day lately, but I’ll do my best to post as many as possible! I love flowers and seeing the photos of everyone else’s too! I took this shot at Ogilvie Transportation Center, one of Chicago’s downtown Metra stations. 

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FOTD: Holiday Colors

I chose this flower for my entry in Cee’s Flower of the Day because of its red and green complementary colors, which are also the colors of the Christmas season! I took the photo in my neighborhood in Sept. 2017. Today is Thanksgiving in the USA, so I hope all my fellow American bloggers have […]

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