January Light Squares: Steve Vai Music (Swear Less, Sing More)

I was tossing out some old digital files this week and these colored concert lights seemed a nice fit for Becky’s January 2020 Light challenge: __ ___ One of the Priorhouse goals for 2020 is to share health tips in various blog posts. Today’s health tip is to SING MORE!  Singing can chase away grief – cast … More January Light Squares: Steve Vai Music (Swear Less, Sing More)

What to Wear Wednesday #7: TATTOOS (and Activated Charcoal)

FOR Day 31 of 31 for the countdown to 2020 – I have a What to Wear post featuring tattoos. The first few tattoos are from 2017: __    The next tattoo is from 2018:   The last set of tattoos are from 2019: Have you ever heard about using Activated Charcoal while getting tattoos? … More What to Wear Wednesday #7: TATTOOS (and Activated Charcoal)

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Anything with 1, 2, or 3 Wheels

Happy Sunday Readers  I am joining in with Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Anything with 1, 2, or 3 Wheels   __   Debbie’s One Word Sunday is shelter – and here are my photos thoughts for that theme     All photos today are from Summer 2019 in the Richmond, Virginia area Thanks for viewing – … More Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Anything with 1, 2, or 3 Wheels

Street Shots for Which Way Challenge (and Poem for Cezanne’s Mont Sainte-Victoire)

It was in December 2016 (here) when I last joined in with the Which Way Challenge (here).  Did you know that Cee used to host this fun challenge – but a while ago, Cee generously shared some of her challenges with other bloggers. The Which Way was given to SonOfABeach96 “The Which Way Challenge is all about capturing … More Street Shots for Which Way Challenge (and Poem for Cezanne’s Mont Sainte-Victoire)

Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth (Lens-Artists 47, #OWS, Sunday Trees)

The theme for this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge (here) relates to five elements: Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth Amy invites us to “interpret metal, wood, water, fire, and earth with your favorite photos to express ‘the only home we’ve ever known’. Feel free to choose one, two… or all five elements.” My take:    Combining Sunday … More Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth (Lens-Artists 47, #OWS, Sunday Trees)

DIFFERENT: Lens-Artist #40 (Lady by the River 2 of 10)

The theme for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge is DIFFERENT.  For my take I started with this shot.     __    I was chit chatting with blogger Joanne Sisco (here) and I shared a link with her for the “Free Hugs” video (it connected because I shared a “hug story” with her). The music for the … More DIFFERENT: Lens-Artist #40 (Lady by the River 2 of 10)

WORN (Lens-Artists #38) Bricks, Metal, & Flowers (with Turn the Page song)

THE #LENS-ARTISTS THEME THIS WEEK IS WEATHERED & WORN (here) WE WENT FOR A NICE SPRING WALK ON SATURDAY. THE HUBS WAS UNPLUGGED (DOING A DIGITAL DETOX) – BUT I WAS DIGITALLY CONNECTED – AND SO I GRABBED SOME PHOTOGRAPHS.  AND TO CONNECT WITH THE WEATHERED AND WORN THEME, YOU KNOW I HAVE BRICKS. I … More WORN (Lens-Artists #38) Bricks, Metal, & Flowers (with Turn the Page song)

HISTORY (Lens-Artist #37) Mixing Old and New & Sean McConnell’s Secondhand Smoke song)

The theme for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge is HISTORY. For my take I am looking at how we mix the OLD WITH THE NEW. I grabbed this photo of an old house in downtown Richmond, VA. I wondered about the HISTORY.  Isn’t it great how we humans keep adding to history? We mix the old … More HISTORY (Lens-Artist #37) Mixing Old and New & Sean McConnell’s Secondhand Smoke song)

Two-for-Tuesday Neighborhood (Cars, Bricks, and Clouds for Lens-Artists #36)

The theme for the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge is Neighborhood. Tina, here, invited us to “celebrate the neighborhood – your own, that of a friend or loved one, or simply a place you’ve visited that had a sense of community and made you feel welcome.” Seeing that it is Tuesday, I thought I would work in … More Two-for-Tuesday Neighborhood (Cars, Bricks, and Clouds for Lens-Artists #36)