Share Your World Meets Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban One of my favorite gifts that Harry Potter received came from the Weasley Twins; and was “Mrs. Mooney’s Marauder’s Map”. This magical document showed every classroom, hallway and secret corner in all of Hogwarts. It also showed you the location- by name- of every […]Read More SYW/HP: On Snowballs at National Parks, Gratitude for Summer, Wisdom & Happiness
For Becky’s July Squares 18 with the topic perspective, here is another “mystery photo!” What do you think this is? Scroll down! ^^^^^^^^^^^^keep going!^^^^^^^^almost there!^^^^^^^^one last chance to guess! (it’s easy!!)^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^Here it is!^It is snow from the bottom of my boots!Read More Square Perspective: What Is This?
Posted for Xingfu Mama’s Pull Up a Seat Weekly Challenge.Read More Pull Up a Seat and Stay Awhile!
For Kammie’s Oddball Challenge this week, here are some “oddballs” I took this winter.Read More Oddballs of Winter
Guest host Shower of Blessings has given us the theme for Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #87: Reflections. My car is a source of several types of reflections: Reflections of holiday lights on its hood Light from its headlights reflecting on snowfall An image in its driver’s side mirror (Rocky Mountain National Park) Bodies of water are […]Read More Len-Artists: Reflections of…
These are some examples of vanishing and leading lines for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge. Last night in downtown Mt. Prospect Barn lines at Wild Bill Cody’s Scout’s Rest Ranch in Nebraska On the road in Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado Rest stop at Rocky Mountain National Park Roller Coaster Road near Harper’s Ferry, Iowa Crop […]Read More CFFC: Vanishing Lines
We are having a major snowfall (the first one this year!) so I thought I would post these headlights photos for today’s #JanuarySquare. This is my car about five hours ago!Read More January Square: Headlights in the Snow
Sometimes it snows here in winter; sometimes it doesn’t. But it always gets cold! Fall, winter and spring can be unpredictable! Here are some of my favorite winter photos, posted for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – winter scenes. This is our new house on Halloween – our first major snowfall of the year (that day […]Read More CFFC: Winter Scenes
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge continues with her color series and this week is WHITE. Snow white Flowery white Bridal white (two weddings) Swan white Architectural white (two styles in Amsterdam) Somber white (American Cemetery, Omaha Beach, Normandy, France) Leisure white Lawn ornament white Prickly white Styrofoam whiteRead More CFFC: White Is…
Climate change has actually brought colder weather to the Midwest. The winters of 2014 and 2015 were characterized by long periods of below-0°-F temps and a few major blizzards. I was still working in a school at that time and we had many “snow” days (actually extreme cold days)! The reason given for these periods […]Read More Lens-Artists’ Challenge: A Frigid 2019