Where were YOU….

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It seems like I only wrote this yesterday! I drove past my old home the other day, and that playroom has been turned back into a formal entry!

Originally posted on More Notes From the Refrigerator Door:

….Forty years ago, tomorrow??? Do you remember? It’s one of the seminal ones, folks. Forty years ago– July 20, 1969–mankind stood shoulder to shoulder, that summer of love, in front of grainy black and white televisions, witnessing the impossible, the improbable, the unbelievable.

Three American men traveled to the moon. A human stood on the moon’s surface, planted a flag and left footprints.

Pretty heady stuff. Do you remember where you were?

My memory of the lunar landing is 100% wrapped up inside an incredibly real dream that I had as a child of 4 1/2 years of age.

The only television set that we owned was kept in the playroom. The playroom was next to the kitchen; it had it’s own formal front door entrance from our front porch. Like all the other rooms in that house on Ellicott Place, the playroom had many incarnations during my life. At…

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Photos of the Week (s), #CY365, VACATION Edition!

TWO! weeks of fun and games, with a vacation tossed into the mix. Weeks of 7/6/14-7/19/14

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6. Pride
7. To the Point
8. An Apple a Day
9. Left Behind
10. On the Window Sill

11. Gone Fishin’
12. Centered
13. Beautiful Light
14. An Old Bridge
15. Red
16. A Long Shadow
17. View From Above
18. Layers

19. As the Sun Sets

 

10527971_10204718611349121_68777331_n6. Pride—In a job well done! I have Laylabug on one of my two days off every week, and chores can’t wait!

  10529444_10204762242959884_1355880965_n7. To the Point—Yes, they ARE my family.  Einstein, watching the carryings on of his humans.
10529447_10204751105681459_116295765_n8. An Apple a Day—or failing that, an Italian Ice from Ralphs!
10564760_10204786723571884_2088935908_n9. Left Behind—Neko was very clingy when we got home!
10544804_10204741886810993_1374605779_n10. On the Window Sill—“And the sun comes into our room like a god all perfect light and promises ….”
10514787_10204714984098442_745582231_n11. Gone Fishin’, Or How to Eat a Pepperoni Pizza. (from the Middle out)
10525011_10204723053620175_599147453_n12. Centered— This is Monday: Toddlers and Kitties.
1085245_10204751038519780_1850362667_n13. Beautiful Light— From the Staten Island Ferry, A School on the Hill…Literally … That’s my high school on the left of New York Harbor. St Peters Girls, Staten Island, NY
10534296_10204744725681963_1805264725_n14. An Old Bridge—The Outerbridge Crossing, Staten Island, NY. View with the top down! Built 1925.
20140714-IMG_072315. Red—Timmy took a few laps around the racetrack at Watkins Glen Racetrack in NY while we were on vacation!

10527994_10204744339152300_1386816436_n16. A Long Shadow–Just a wee bit to close to the edge of the water at Sea Bright, NJ! Minutes after judging that we were pretty far back and beyond a rise, we were breached!
Who knew there was so much sand IN a wave??

10545030_10204795938082241_1328553914_n17. View From Above.-Decisions, Decisions!
20140712-IMG_066118. Layers Wolf Moon, July 12, 2014, Connecticut.
20140709-IMG_034219. As the Sun Sets, Seaside Heights, NJ

Photos of the Week ending 7/5/14 #CY365

This week, I did so poorly with the prompts that I am not even bothering to list them!!

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10510135_10204698933897197_1113921414_n This takes a minute.

10505981_10204673941952414_1251323310_oLewis Ginter Botanical Gardens

tomato The fifth of July

 

10520491_10204672678680833_1902358630_n (1) Blue tailed Skink on our deck

10524814_10204681214174215_951041755_n Future Tomato.

10529690_10204699809079076_1322848043_n Hand applique
10483136_10204687209124085_741651893_n  The Essentials…. (this actually WAS a prompt.)