A Day in the Week (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #172: 11-2-2021)

Hello Readers, the Lens-artist’s theme is  A day of my week – which is hosted by Amy A typical day at Priorhouse starts with a journal entry. Well if there is time and if I am in the mood – which I would say is 75% of the time. Then, if the weather permits, I try to … More A Day in the Week (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #172: 11-2-2021)

Flowers & Fine Art @VMFA (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #171: 10-26-2021)

Hello Readers, the Lens-artist’s theme is Weird and Wonderful this week.  In this post you will find some weird and wonderful combinations of FRESH FLOWERS and FINE ART. Over the weekend I met with a former student. The coffee shop we were at was seven minutes from our local art museum. We decided to take a slow … More Flowers & Fine Art @VMFA (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #171: 10-26-2021)

Frooze Balls and Black Tea (Virtual Tea & Weekly Smile)

Hello Readers. … Welcome to the February Virtual Tea Party One of my favorite teas this month (not officially a tea to some folks – more of an herbal mix) was Tazo’s “Wild Sweet Orange”    Offering some Frooze Balls for today’s virtual tea party, which is also to share with Trent’s weekly smile Finding this Frooze Balls at … More Frooze Balls and Black Tea (Virtual Tea & Weekly Smile)

Consider Tea & a Smile (#Squareup Day 15)

Hello Readers. Linking up with Su’s virtual tea party  and Trent’s weekly smile for today’s Square Up. Last month, we unexpectedly were able to visit my niece. She is an awesome young woman. We had dinner and tea — then she showed us her HUGE tea assortment (a picture for another time). Today, I wanted to share her favorite mug, … More Consider Tea & a Smile (#Squareup Day 15)

October Virtual Tea Party, Trent’s Weekly Smile, & #kindasquare Day 15 too

Hello Readers. This is the second time I have been able to join in with Su’s virtual tea party and because it is also B’s “#kindasquare” month, all the images are square.  … I am serving up some cashews at today’s tea party. Yes, there are other options for snacking – so do check out some other … More October Virtual Tea Party, Trent’s Weekly Smile, & #kindasquare Day 15 too

Virtual Tea Party – and Trent’s Weekly Smile (flowers and coffee too)

Hello Readers. This is the first time I have been able to join in with Su’s virtual tea 9.17.20 … Okay – if you prefer coffee – I can make you some leftover Italian Roast in the press pot: … Now – here is what made me smile today (linking to Trent’s weekly smile) Flowers … More Virtual Tea Party – and Trent’s Weekly Smile (flowers and coffee too)

Making Time to Stop and Take Some Photos (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #97 – Pastimes)

Hello everyone, the Lens-Artists theme this week is Pastimes, or what we do for enjoyent  — One of my pastimes is “making time to stop and take some photos” You know how they say that life is better when we “make time to stop and smell the roses”? Well for me, my life is enriched by taking some … More Making Time to Stop and Take Some Photos (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #97 – Pastimes)

TOP PHOTOS OF 2019 (WOODSTOCK Part 1, GERBERA DAISY, CAKE, FRIENDS, DOGGY

  Patti invites bloggers to share some favorite photos of 2019 for Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #77 Patti shared words to connect to her photos and so I borrowed the idea: ~ THE THEME FOR THIS POST IS PAUSE, LOOK, AND SEE – BECAUSE THAT IS WHAT 2019 WAS TO ME.  __     __  _ Happy New year Everyone…. CARE TO … More TOP PHOTOS OF 2019 (WOODSTOCK Part 1, GERBERA DAISY, CAKE, FRIENDS, DOGGY

BOOK: Towards the Light and The Mad Quest by Trent P. McDonald (and Peanuts Comics)

Hello Readers, I wanted to share my top three takeaways from Trent McDonald’s book, Towards the Light and The Mad Quest: Two Novellas – on sale here at Amazon  Last April, I featured Trent’s book cover – here –   because the artwork reminded me of a painting by Forthemo: Well today it is time to briefly … More BOOK: Towards the Light and The Mad Quest by Trent P. McDonald (and Peanuts Comics)

Thursday Doors & 13 STREET SHOTS (2020 Countdown Day 12)

Hello Readers – To join in with Norm’s Thursday Doors (here) I have some doors to share with a street photography post.   __         HERE ARE THE REST OF TODAY’S STREET SHOTS. CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO SEE THE LARGER VERSION.  _____________________________________________________________ In closing – can you guess when this photo was … More Thursday Doors & 13 STREET SHOTS (2020 Countdown Day 12)