Consider the Terrain Theory of Health (SquareUp Day2)

For Day 2 of Becky’s Squareup: Second part of the post today features a snippet from Deepak Chopra’s book, “Perfect Health.” Note that in the first snippet (page 21) Deepak Chopra pointed out that our current culture – the doctors – tend to pay too much attention to the “differences among diseases” rather than the differences “among people.” … More Consider the Terrain Theory of Health (SquareUp Day2)

Consider “Ease” the Antidote for Disease (SquareUp Day1)

Happy New Year everyone. Hope your year is off to a nice start  Joining in with Becky’s Square challenge this month and the theme is UP. Priorhouse take:  On the walk today, I was reminded of how easy walking can be as an exercise and how delightful it can be. As I start off a new year, … More Consider “Ease” the Antidote for Disease (SquareUp Day1)

Take Many, Many Pictures

Hello Readers, Travel with Intent’s challenge quote this week is this: “Photography is pretty simple stuff. You just react to what you see, and take many, many pictures.” – Elliott Erwitt My take on the quote is that I agree with the value of  taking “many, many pictures”  – because it offers benefits (although not sure if photography … More Take Many, Many Pictures

Now and Then: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge

Oh Hello Readers, Lens-Artist photo challenge theme is “now and then” First photo for this theme: “NOW” these skis make a tree, but back “THEN” they used to be used for skiing the slopes ___ Next, “NOW” these canoes make a sculpture, but back “THEN” they were used to glide along water. _____ “NOW” this car … More Now and Then: Lens-Artists Photo Challenge

Priorhouse on Blog Challenges with Marsha Ingrao @ Always Write

Hello readers, I hope this Monday finds everyone doing well. I wanted to invite you to check out the Priorhouse Reflections (about Blog Challenges) over at  Marsha Ingrao @ Always Write Marsha is running a series about blogging and she is currently exploring challenges. The post is here: Prior Commentary on Blog Challenges And to give you a snippet: … More Priorhouse on Blog Challenges with Marsha Ingrao @ Always Write

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Symmetry (and Advice from a Cat)

This week for the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, the topic is symmetry here.  The first thing that came to my mind had to do with how symmetry falls under “balance” and here is the outline I used when teaching elementary art (back in the day – ha) Virginia Standard of Learning 3.12  – Technique and Application … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Symmetry (and Advice from a Cat)

Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Negative Space

This week for the Lens-Artist Photo Challenge, Amy invited folks to share images of negative space in photography. Amy shared this: Negative space is the area around the main subject of your photograph. This space is empty or unoccupied. Spencer Cox at Photography Life explained it this way: Photos with high amounts of negative space are: empty, … More Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Negative Space

Empty Nest & Watercolour Ponies Song (Remembering Colorado 1995)

  I had these nest photos waiting to share.  When I was cleaning up photos, saw this “dryer lint” photo (next) – which was taken before my son moved to Texas for a job.  Oops – he accidentally washed and dried his lip balms. —      — Anyhow, I guess this post is all … More Empty Nest & Watercolour Ponies Song (Remembering Colorado 1995)

Perspective Leftovers (September 2020 Post 4 of 30)

Hello Readers, Last July, Becky B had “Perspective” as the Squares Theme and I was going to link here; however, that post never unfolded. Thought I would share the images today (and I am sure Becky is already scheduling the next theme for us to look forward to) – in the meantime, here are some “perspective leftovers”    ***     …. *** … More Perspective Leftovers (September 2020 Post 4 of 30)

Pick a Word(Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #112)

Hello Readers – I hope everyone is doing well  I am posting to join in with the lens-artist photo challenge, which has the theme of Choose a Word this week.    Growing Tangled   And while on the dandelion topic – Check out Norah’s post HERE – with some flash fiction about this hearty (and playful) weed. She … More Pick a Word(Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #112)

Bikes in August 2020 (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #110)

Hello Readers – I hope everyone is doing well  I think most of the Priorhouse Blog readers know that this summer has been a rather “busy-busy” season for us. Things are winding down and we shall be posting more regularly once September arrives. Also thinking about a blog challenge to do in 2021…. still brainstorming – but keep you posted  In … More Bikes in August 2020 (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #110)

Photos from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (#squareperspectives)

Hello Readers, Have a few photos from the Pittsburgh, PA area to connect with Becky B’s Squares July Perspective Theme (linking here)      ….       Let’s end with some generic perspective quotes – as reminders: “If you want to hone accurate perspective – you need to start with small understandings and insights – in … More Photos from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (#squareperspectives)