Doors · jigsaw door · Norm's Thursday Doors Photo Challenge

Enter a Jigsaw Door

Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge features unusual, unique, and beautiful doors. Here is my contribution to this week’s challenge…a door I found in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico that reminded me of a jigsaw puzzle. See more at Norm’ s blog:

patterns · structures · Trees · Uncategorized · Weekly Photo Challenge

The Mystery of Structure

Who knows how a tree’s structure is determined, why it grows the way it does, or what forces created its form and color? It is not so important to know the how, why or what. It is enough to enjoy the miracle. See more of this week’s Photo Challenge pictures featuring structures at    

beige · Brown · Cee's Fun Foto Challenge · Cee's Which Way Photo Challenge

Brown…Either Way

I think this picture fills two challenges this week: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge featuring the letter B, and Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge It seems to me that Brown (or Beige) is the operative word in this picture, and it is brown which ever way you turn. So…a double foto/photo fulfillment. See more at… Continue reading Brown…Either Way

homes · Hurricane Harvey · hurricanes

Hurricane Harvey Spoke Clearly

Hurricane Harvey has sent me a message: Stay Away. And I am heeding his soggy voice. I’m back on U.S. soil, but not home, since the creek did rise to a new stage of flooding. Hope to get back to my abode by Thursday, if the creek seeks lower levels and the roads are passable.… Continue reading Hurricane Harvey Spoke Clearly


“Noah’s Ark” by Carl D’Agostino

Originally posted on I Know I Made You Smile:
This seems fitting since I am heading back home to La Grange, TX where flooding is taking place from Hurricane Harvey. We do need some levity as homes and businesses have been destroyed by this storm. Thanks Carl D’Agostino for this one. I Know I Made You Smile View original post

Cee's Odd Ball Photo Challenge · hood ornament · repairs · rope · trucks · window shade

Creative Solutions for Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

I don’t know where else to post these particular pictures except Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge, so you get to see some innovative solutions that one owner of a truck in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico dealt with various problems with his vehicle. I’m assuming the truck belongs to a man, because a woman would… Continue reading Creative Solutions for Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

Cee Flower A Day Photo Challenge · flower · Photography

Today’s Flower of the Day Challenge is all about Colors and Softness

I picked variety today for Cee’s Flower of the Day Photo Challenge entry. Click over to Cee’s blog to see some wonderful flowers of the day: The contrasting colors make this an appealing mixture of flowers.   The drape of the flowers soften a stark white building.    

Hurricane Harvey · hurricanes · Mexico · San Miguel de Allende · storms

Stay or Go? Ask Hurricane Harvey

I’m about to end my month-long stay in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico…or that is the plan. But, Hurricane Harvey is churning through the Gulf of Mexico heading directly to the central coast of Texas and then northward to the small town where I live in the south central part of the state. Not a… Continue reading Stay or Go? Ask Hurricane Harvey

Art · Artists · Mexico · Murals · painting · San Miguel de Allende · Uncategorized · Wall paintings

Street Art and Faces

I have discovered more what I call street art in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and decided to feature pictures of faces in this post. These paintings are amazing, beautiful, creative, and thrilling to see.