FOTD: Rose

My rose bush goes dormant for awhile, then all of a sudden, new roses bloom! This is a rose from my rose bush that bloomed this past week.  Maybe it’s all the rain we’ve been having. :- ) For more beautiful flowers, visit Cee’s Flower of the Day, 10/6/18.

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FOTD: Red Lily

In front of my house, in July, this beautiful red lily: Another angle, same flower – I played around with the exposure and highlights. See more beauty at Cee’s Flower of the Day, 8/25/18.

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Cee’s Oddball Challenge

Cee is back with her oddball challenge! I was scrolling through some old photos looking for something and came across this.  I saw it in front of someone’s house in Minocqua, Wisconsin. It was so weird I had to take a picture of it! A discarded item by the curb on trash day (Des Plaines) […]

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RDP #72: Cat

The Ragtag Daily Post theme today is Cat. That’s a big one for me, since I am a cat lover!! But I’ll be selective…here goes. Dale (my husband) and Katy (me) with two big cats outside an art gallery in Santa Fe, NM. I recently went to a wine and painting event with some women […]

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FOTD: Dahlia

My one lone dahlia this year. The dahlias didn’t do well due to heat and lack of rain. Posted for Cee’s Flower of the Day, 7/21/18.

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WPC: Do You See A Ghost?

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is a photo or photos of a Variation on a Theme. A few days ago, it looked like there was a ghost in our house! Some odd specter floated in the air across our living room… My husband noticed it first. I had been sitting in the white chair you […]

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FOTD: Princess Diana clematis

My neighbor is a horticultural designer. Lucky me! She has designed the garden area in front of my house, where she put two trellises, one with purple clematis, one with this delicate Princess Diana clematis. Its technical name is clematis texensis.   Cee’s Flower of the Day, 6/28/17  

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