Photos of the Week. CY365 W/E 31/21/15

15. Patterns
16. Markings
17. Repeat
18. Shadows
19. Stitched
20. Polka Dots

21. Swirl

11063117_10206763346226215_1023825659_n15. Patterns  (that will probably never be used)
11012683_10206775053678894_5945580647954514375_n17. Repeat Smiling Irish Eyes.
961800_10206785318695513_2139764938_n18. Shadows  First BEACH day of the year!
17986_10206796553216369_1820129401565076495_n19. Stitched  A few quilts I have made….
11083029_10206801414497898_1903329406_n20. Polka Dots Poor, beaten down daffys……

11082818_10206795168061741_1970070745_n  Second Best is how they title the tickets and marquee at theater….not necessarily what they meant, but a funny take on English language being funny…and a bit of truth in having Reece’s pieces instead of M&M’s to snack on…

11067638_10206770530285812_724793396_o Safety First! Laylabug has recently graduated to a booster seat and is quite happy to be fussing with seatbelts. So,

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we decided that Jasmine needed to be buckled safely as well…

Photos of the Week, CY 365 W/E 3-14-15

8. Green
9. Lime
10. Stems
11. Turf
12. Pokey
13. On the Edge
14. Pi

11031951_10206714294159944_1051643603_o9. Lime—the color, not the food ….
11064498_10206720875004461_148272150_o10. Stems—sometimes, I CAN get creative!
11068137_10206729695504968_1696722658_o11. Turf
11063988_10206733633123406_1441825020_o12. Pokey—My babiest brudders nickname is….
10390289_10206744594917444_297187807591868260_n13. On the Edge—LAST minute thought…
11073953_10206752196347475_1260065971_n14. Pi—and Grandma Elaine’s pie server
11045758_10206729579102058_1897737124_o Sometimes, you are just amused, and shoot. Painting around something on wheels? But I kind of like the composition…

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Photos of the Week, CY365 w/e 3/7/15

BACK from vacation, and I actually DID take a photo on each of my non-vacation days…but they were pretty sad. So, instead, a weeks worth of traveling photos.

1. My Heritage
2. Vignettes
3. Where I Stand
4. Your 365
5. Legacy

6. Loved
7. An Heirloom

11020386_10206655080519640_855541210_n1. My Heritage—My grandmother bought this turquoise ring in California in 1927. She gave it to my aunt Sis and she gave it to me, against Grandma’s wishes because she thought I was too young at 12 to not lose it… I will be 50 on Tuesday… And have only lost it once! Daddy gave me the foot ring when I was about 20… I see it and always think of the poem FootPrints ….he is always with me….
11051631_10206666874574484_1073295768_n3. Where I Stand— In the Hershey Store at NYNY in Vegas with my middle baby brudder… ( ok so my DH took this, but how many more vacay photos do you want to see?)
11039353_10206668600457630_127991924_n4. Your 365—My 365 is about LOOKING with eyes that see… and recording MY year…. so. I am totally against the popular selfie photo that is taken in a public restroom… it just creeps me out…. I mean, yeah, you look GOOD! tonight, and so, to record for posterity, we can see some dirty bathroom stall behind you…. but I could not RESIST this … the mirror is hung on the ceiling! (actually at a 45 degree angle…)
11040066_10206683436068511_2005487857_n5. Legacy  -the Memories we make! My 50th birthday, on the “Grand Canal” of Venice, Las Vegas style!
11045819_10206675135661006_1094188547_o I believe there had been some “shoot from the hip” type of prompt in the expanded emails… This feels like there must be a great saying attached, along the lines of geriatric bikers…. Cool dude wouldn’t take off his shades to read his phone, so he stuck his reading glasses OVER them!

11046105_10206675137181044_1928892650_o Read it out loud. Cat owners DEFINITELY run this place.

11045627_10206652906385288_2062308350_o Actually a screen shot of the sunset we saw one night in AZ….

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Photos of the week, CY365 W/E 2/28/15

Late again, because I was away from my computer, taking millions of photos on vacation! A few will end yup here, and the rest? Well, the rest will be the subject of another blog post, later. Don’t worry, you wont miss them if you are subscribed to this blog or follow my Facebook page!

22. Looking Forward
23. Potential
24. Jump
25. Future Investment
26. Engaged
27. The Season
28. Anticipation

1544301_10206622754031498_3335721332972256861_n22. Looking Forward –Second leg of our flight they moved us to a 767 and we got bulkhead seats….
11035502_10206639565731780_5350541029508661405_n23. Potential—SUNRISE!!!! Our only morning at Grand Canyon, and the clouds were heavy.  But just as the sun climbed over the canyon wall and hit this rock, it showed us the potential (realized) for a glorious day.
10402062_10206612301690196_9049908280449028416_n (1)24. Jump—who will jump down first? Who jumped UP second? This just made me smile, it looks like American Gothic.
11005992_10206618293159979_1693276734_n25. Future Investment—Future quilt…almost finished!
10407863_10206639163881734_8441538135067724437_n26. Engaged—Waldo needed coffee ASAP so he would be able to focus on the day ahead!
1554439_10206628932025944_6026194755215808440_n27. The Season—the sun had just set and we were walking to our car the first night we arrived at Grand Canyon…. Look at who had come out to eat!
11026617_10206635954281496_2031700203_n28. Anticipation—In an effort to not overwhelm others with vacation photos, I decided to take this photo while waiting for the ketchup to pour.  Surprise! It was actually one of the prompts for the week!

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CY365 Photos of the week, W/E2/21/15

Here is a week that I barely acknowledged the prompts!

15. Depth of Field
16. Flowing
17. Wide
18. XOXO
19. Isolate it

20. Colored Bokeh
21. Indistinct
10612807_10206555703595279_8143294024020821708_n16. Flowing
10516636_10206552407912889_6629978406440825777_n17. Wide
11021241_10206590333621008_2719305129265915864_n18. XOXO
1947868_10206583080479684_1739034163905240850_n19. Isolate it

10987333_10206562331160964_4096528375221431438_n

10485885_10206572310610444_3593289944720822879_n

10959834_10206593631743459_8175027978232058505_nBRRRRR…. it is cold out in Old Towne Petersburg Va … but I spent a few minutes uncovered…

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Photos of the Week, W/E 2/14/15

8. Pink
9. So Lovely

10. Striking
11. Cozy
12. A favorite
13. Pretty in Pink
14. A Valentine

10945280_10206503187882419_6560985779357793959_n 8. Pink… Laylabug tucked herself and Baby Doll into a blanket and pillow on the floor in the den and fell asleep….(there is pink in the blanket!Rolling on the floor laughing)
10926288_10206509516320626_6053571109324531170_o 9. So Lovely –Took a leisurely walk along the Appomattox — this lichen looks like a snowflake!
10292534_10206515719115692_1442086300400246087_n 11. Cozy–My daughter is the cat whisperer tonight…
 10993962_10206534347301385_4276062036964373552_n 13. Pretty in Pink
10628265_10206539317625640_7815775243308705612_n 14. A Valentine
10277947_10206527950701474_6154525901604968205_n

1484654_10206521303215291_2326546730755523039_n  I listen to a podcast analyzing a novel. The man is always pointing out how the protagonist states one thing then does the complete opposite. He says she is an unreliable narrator. Every time I see this canister in my kitchen, I hear his voice. Lol!

Photos of the Week, CY365 W/E 2/7/15

Better late than never!!

1. I Heart…
2. Blurred Backgrounds

3. Where I Stand
4. Trees
5. My View
6. Mini-figures
7. Gateways

10960673_10206469820168247_1372666673_o1. I Heart… this Laylabug! Helping Gigi match socks.
10173544_10206462011293030_567301110773512663_n2. Blurred Backgrounds  Making Valentines.
10958059_10206481851349019_7219019134414885964_n4. Trees.
1975120_10206469888729961_8892823003756000658_n10407205_10206469897770187_8259305773934515433_n5. My View –as I came out of work was this gorgeous full moon. But all I had was my phone. Can you guess which blurry blob is the moon? (Of course I had to go home and pull out the dSLR!)
10986719_10206493129590968_4586140198569028090_n6. Mini-figures—These little garden statues live on our headboard.
10955759_10206496746601391_5088110614437338037_n7. Gateways…Abandoned train trestles…

1908104_10206476711100516_6158529252557722192_n10984225_10206476791102516_2074409159168992177_n (1) For the first time this year, I reached back into the archives for a photo, and also borrowed a photo from someone else. My brother’s dog Lou died; he sent me this selfie with him. The portrait of Lou I took in 2008.