Summer 2021 Expectations High hopes of travelS Covid-19 ended Facemasks discarded Hugs enjoyed Restaurants open Clear blue skies above Harmony abounds Peace in the world Summer 2021 Reality Travel suspended Delta variant rampant Facemasks argued Hugs suspended Takeout meals resumed Smoke filled heavens Sides divided Peace shunned Sometimes life sucks
My contribution to this week’s Thursday’s Trio picture challenge hosted by Mama Cormier at https://mamacormier.com/2021/08/26/an-eclectic-collection-of-trios/. I spotted this trio of roses in a yard this morning and wanted to share their fresh beauty with y’all. Enjoy.
I admit my long suit is not decorating. The older I become the more I question if I even have a long suit, but I’m clear decorating is one talent I missed. This becomes painfully clear when I think I need to change something in my house. It could be rearranging the furniture in one… Continue reading Decorating Challenges
This youngster is busy cutting a red radish for the annual Radish Carving Festival held in Oaxaca, Mexico during the Christmas festivities. And he’s all decked out in his red coat and a darling hat. He does look festive, doesn’t he? This is my contribution to the monthly photo challenge by Travel Talk for the… Continue reading Color It Red
Travel Talk has a monthly challenge about color, and the color for the month of August is Red. You will be amazed how many shades of red there are in foods, clothing, household goods, nature, movies, pets, animals, and in the universe. Take a look at other red photos at https://traveltalk.me.uk/2021/08/18/life-in-colour-80/.
I wish I could explain this character, but all I know is she looks funk with flowers in her hair and a bright red dress. She was in a recent parade in San Miguel de Allende, and she is my contribution to Travel Talk challenge. See more at https://traveltalk.me.uk/2021/08/11/life-in-colour-81/
More red flowers for this month’s Travel Talk’s color challenge featuring red. See more at https://traveltalk.me.uk/2021/08/01/life-in-colour-22/
Red is the color in life choice in the Travel Talk blog for the month of August. And this dramatic rooster is part of the street art found in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. See more reds at https://traveltalk.me.uk/2021/08/01/life-in-colour-22/
The Boys make it perfectly clear when it is time for them to spend a few days at camp running, chasing and scuffling with other canines working off the pent up energy they accumulated over the past 30 days. These pictures, my contribution to the Weekly Prompts challenge for ‘In Motion”, show the wrestling and… Continue reading In Motion for Weekly Prompts
Today is my Mother’s birthday, and if still alive she would be 101 years old. Sadly, she died 18 years ago, but left a legacy filled with color. I’m celebrating this day by participating in Travel Talks’ ‘life in color’ prompt for the month of August: Red. Happy Birthday, Betty Belle.