CFFC: Patterns Around the World

For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Patterns, I am going multicultural! November 2018: At a Chicago Sinfonietta concert celebrating the Indian festival of Diwali,  during the intermission, audience members (especially children) made their own Diwali patterns using glue and glitter on preprinted patterns. Here are two of my favorites. December 2018: In Egypt, we visited Al-Azhar […]

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Month of Squares: Pink Kitty

Our daughter is getting married next January and my nieces are holding a bridal shower for her in December. They are having a Hello Kitty theme, because the little girl in our daughter loves Hello Kitty!  So the other day I was at the Goodwill store and saw a whole bin of stuffed Hello Kitties! […]

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CB&WPC: Hickory Dickory Dock…

…the mouse ran up the clock!  The theme for Cee’s B&W photo challenge this week is words ending in -ock.  These are “-ocks” from my travel over the last two years. Clock Flower clock in the historic district of Curitiba, PR, Brazil, Nov. 2016   Locks Gatun Locks, Panama Canal (March 2017)   Rocks Rocks […]

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CFFC: Oh, you!!

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is the letter U – must have both an ‘o’ and a ‘u’ in the word. Round   Fountains   Mountain     Clouds             Consumers   Couple   Spouse   Dungeon The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, Charleston, SC. It was built by […]

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WPC: Future

The theme for this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is future. We can’t actually photograph the future, only the anticipation of it. Some things that make me think of the future are: weddings, babies and children, and the plants of spring. Right now, the future that is occupying my thoughts is that of spring. The greatest […]

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: dizzy at a wedding

July 10, 2015 Today is my sister Mary’s 50th wedding anniversary. She and her husband are having a party on Sunday for their anniversary.  Mary & Elmer Sweet were married on July 10, 1965: They were married at St. John Vianny Roman Catholic Church.  My sister converted to her husband’s religion.  The bodice and sleeves […]

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