I thought the topic for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge, looks like a face, would be difficult. But actually I had some fun with it! Scary face – Masada, Israel Scrunched up faces – Chicago Botanic Gardens Astonished face – Dr. Evermore’s Forevertron (Wisconsin) “Oops, I need to go to the bathroom” Rorschach face […]Read More CEE’s B&WPC: Faces
Here is my flower for Cee’s FOTD 3/21/19. What do you see in the purple and yellow “Rorschach inkblot?” Photo taken at the orchid show at Chicago Botanic Gardens in early March.Read More FOTD: White Orchid with a Rorschach Inkblot?
December 27, 2018 A Walk to Lunch Back in the city of Luxor (about 850,000 population), our bus driver dropped us off in the vicinity of the place where we would have lunch. The restaurant was a few blocks away down dusty streets, and we had to walk. I was glad for this because as […]Read More Journey to Egypt, Part 11: Luxor – Lunch, a Ferry Ride, & Dinner with a Local Family
I captured these pretty purple frilly orchids at the Chicago Botanic’s annual orchid show. Posted for Cee’s FOTD, 3/19/19.Read More FOTD: Frilly Orchids
I took a walk today – it was a bit windy but the temperature wasn’t bad – about 40°F and the sun was shining! Yesterday I saw my first robin of the year and today I noticed early flowers are beginning to appear! My snowdrops are coming up and a few are already blooming! As […]Read More Early Signs of Spring!
I posted a red orchid for Cee’s Flower of the Day, forgetting that I had a special photo of green and white hydrangeas for St. Patrick’s Day! So this is my second contribution for Cee’s FOTD 3/17/19. I took this photo at Mariano’s supermarket yesterday.Read More FOTD: Happy St. Patrick’s Day!
Another beauty from Chicago Botanic’s orchid show for Cee’s FOTD 3/17/19.Read More FOTD: Red Orchid
Taken at Chicago Botanic Gardens Posted for Cee’s FOTD 3/12/19Read More FOTD: Orchids with Tree Trunk
Orchids at Chicago Botanic Gardens Orchid Show. See more lovely flowers at Cee’s FOTD, 3/11/19.Read More FOTD: Orchids
I spotted these bright red flowers in Israel and decided to post the photo for Becky’s Spiky Squares and Cee’s FOTD 3/9/19. If anyone knows the name of this flower, please add its name to the comments! Thanks!Read More Spiky Squares & FOTD: Israeli Flowers