I have not participated in a photo challenge in a while. This...I couldn't resist! UP is the subject matter. I opened the garage door one day last week and a small bunch of straw and debris fell on my head.When I looked up...this nest is what I discovered! We have been watching this Mamma Robin… Continue reading Mamma Robin…and a lucky place for her nest!
The past week....stormy weather in Louisville! The thunder storms here....so....loud! Every time we get one of these storms I want to go back to the West! I experienced the Monsoons of the desert (now they call them Nonsoons because of a lack thereof). A Monsoon storm can put you a bit on edge...but these storms… Continue reading Postcards from Kentucky….Stormy Weather!
My final photo challenge...blue photo. This photo reminds me of life's simple pleasures. I remember how much my children enjoyed having a large balloon tied to their wrist, watching it bob and drift and sway. Then, when the moment was right...letting it go and watching it drift away into the clouds. Simple pleasures...sweet! And...another sweet… Continue reading Photo Challenge…Blue wrap up….Blueberry Cheesecake Bars, YUM!
The photo challenge topic this week is.... Out of Focus! Funny! What comes to my mind is...Hocus Pocus! On a more serious note, I contemplate how things in our lives, at times, seem to be out of focus. I looked at my photos... And I thought... Often we think that our lives are out of focus,… Continue reading Photo Challenge Post….Out of Focus!
What comes to mind first when you hear the word...togetherness? I think most of us would think of our family and the time we spend together. That, I think, is a most obvious answer but in this post I am sharing my wacky and my not-so-wacky thoughts on the subject of togetherness, the title for this… Continue reading Togetherness…Photo Challenge of the week. My wacky and not-so-wacky ‘view’.
Mama's nest... empty now! I love this picture! This nest sits nestled up in the eaves of a little shed next to the barn in our backyard. The subject matter for the photo challenge this week had to do with two elements...separate but both having something to do with the other. The nest is in the… Continue reading Mama’s Empty Nest…Inspiration to make my favorite egg dish!
Childhood memories of the swing in this episode! Ahh...the swing! I recall my childhood passions...the swinging in the breeze, No matter where the swing hung, From a pole or in the trees... Work and work...pump harder, climb higher, Feel the wind, feel the rush, How high can I go, How far will I fall?.... I… Continue reading A Swing Thing…and Just a Swingin’!
Right as rain...rain!This photo was taken in my backyard last Saturday afternoon. You can see it is raining back in 'the cove'.Oh how I love the rain here!Is there anything better than a rainy day...snuggling beneath a blanket and reading a book, watching a movie or taking that much-needed nap? Yes...there is! Getting out in… Continue reading Kentucky Rain!
I love the beautiful surroundings...in my 'New Old Kentucky Home'! I am taking part in a photo challenge and will be posting a new picture every day for the next week. I am focusing on my surroundings and nature. I just might have a recipe or two...inspired by the photos. Hmm....could be a fun week!… Continue reading Pictures of my Beautiful New Old Kentucky Home!