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Blogs I Follow
- Real Surfers
- Childhood Memories of growing up in the 1950s and 1960s.
- The Brick House
- Enchanted Seashells by Princess Rosebud
- Sean of the South
- Writing By Laura
- Kaggsy's Bookish Ramblings
- Writing and Illustrating
- The Bipolar Writer Mental Health Blog
- What's Nonfiction?
- Grab the Lapels
- Fatima Fakier
- Roth Poetry
- Smorgasbord Blog Magazine
- Extraordinary Sunshine Weaver
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Tag Archives: Weekly Photo Challenge
Weekly Photo Challenge: Good Morning
We awaken to the alarm/FM radio tuned to our local news station. It’s 5:30 AM and even though I am retired, I get up with my husband and plug in the percolator and wait for the delicious aroma to … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged boomer blog, Good Morning, mornings, The Daily Post, Weekly Photo Challenge 14 Comments
Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflection
I just had to share this picture because it is just so clear and beautiful…. I cannot take any credit for this. I discovered this in “The Old Moss Woman’s Secret Garden” . There I can find lovely nature … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged blog, Old Moss Woman's Secret Garden, photo, reflection, Weekly Photo Challenge 5 Comments
Take A Music Quiz!
I am stuck in a time warp when it comes to music. That time warp includes almost exclusively 60’s music Over the years I seriously tried to keep up when my kids got into music…. I listened to Poison, White … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged 60's music, blog, lyrics, memories, music, music from the 60's, music from the 70's, music quiz, prize, QUIZ, Weekly Photo Challenge 18 Comments
Weekly Photo Challenge: Mine
This is a picture of my maternal grandmother and her sister. My aunt gave it to me when I moved into my first home as a married woman. She had kept it for many many years in her own home … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged blog, grandmother, mine, postaday, vintage photo, Weekly Photo Challenge, write 5 Comments
WP Photo Challenge: Near and Far
We have crossed this track so many times. It lies between 2 of our farms and is a short cut during planting and harvest allowing us to avoid the highway with our large slow-moving equipment. A train … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged Barbara Bush, blog, country life, dog, farm, Near and Far, photography, President George Bush, Railroad, Ralph, Weekly Photo Challenge, writing 3 Comments
Weekly Photo Challenge: Everyday Life
Auction day at the farm where my mother and her siblings grew up. The farm sold to strangers. We were taking the last look at the upground cellar where we used to sneak pickles when we were kids. Bittersweet … Continue reading
Posted in My Life Tagged auction, family farm, memories, root cellar, upground cellar, Weekly Photo Challenge 10 Comments
Weekly Photo Challenge “Wrong”
Because for almost 20 years some people still called us the wrong names!
Posted in My Life Tagged Daily Post, friends, postaday, retirement, Weekly Photo Challenge, wrong 4 Comments