The arrival of Jesus on a donkey was celebrated on Palm Sunday in San Miguel along a decorated route. Floral arches, flower draped doors and gates, and lots of spectators added to the festive celebration. See more Thursday Doors at https://miscellaneousmusingsofamiddleagedmind.wordpress.com/2019/04/18/thursday-doors-april-18-2019/. Advertisements
Here are pictures from some of my travels of gates for the Sunday Stills: Gates to Fun. See more at https://secondwindleisure.com/2019/04/14/sunday-stills-gates-to-fun/ My Backyard in Texas In San Miguel de Allende … Continue reading Sunday Stills–Gates
Taxes have been filed, for most of us, and that means spring is really here and summer is on its way. I’ve always taken a deep breath after I’ve filed my tax return, relief flooding through my veins like a cold gulp of iced tea on a hot day. A burden has been lifted, or… Continue reading Ah, Back to Laziness
I loved the flowers along this street so decided to share a broader view rather than an individual bloom for my contribution to Cee’s Flower of the Day Photo Challenge. See more at https://ceenphotography.com/2019/04/15/fotd-april-16-2019-daffodil/
The duckling…or is it a goose–I featured last week is growing up and becoming braver. S/he is also changing color, from a bright yellow to a brownish-yellow. Here’s a couple of shots I took of the little one venturing feet away from parents, and one of the family.
Holy week begins in San Miguel de Allende and all of Mexico on Friday one week before Good Friday with Viernes de Dolores (Friday of Sorrows) ceremonies. If we have these types of events in the U.S. it did not reach my eyes or ears until SMA. Early on Friday morning, flower vendors set up stalls throughout… Continue reading Friday of Sorrows and Popsicles
A stroll along the street where I live in San Miguel de Allende (SMA) leads me by a variety of interesting doors. Here are a few I saw just this morning. See many more door pictures at https://miscellaneousmusingsofamiddleagedmind.wordpress.com/2019/04/11/thursday-doors-april-11-2019/ The color combinations and the rock make for a beautiful entry. Old and new are found along… Continue reading Doors on Calzada de la Presa