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It Once Was a Door

A trip to deep southwest Texas introduced me to this ‘once’ door so decided to share it with you as part of Norm’s Thursday Doors photo challenge. See more door pictures at        

Cee's Flower of the Day Challenge · Challenges · photographs · pink and purple · Uncategorized · yard flowers

Tiny Yard Flowers–Cee’s Flower of the Day

I never tire of flower pictures, especially ones taken by Cee. Here is my contribution to this week’s Flower of the Day Challenge. Check out more flower pictures at:  

cactus · Challenges · Photography · prickly · thorns · Tuesday of Textures · Uncategorized

Desert of Textures–Tuesday of Texture Challenge

I found texture in the desert this week. You may want to touch them…and yet, you know better.   More Tuesday of Texture pictures at:  

Cee's Odd Ball Challenge · Challenges · heart · jardin gazebo · Photography · sweet heart · twinkies · Uncategorized

New Meaning to ‘Sweet Heart’–Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

  Wondering what this is? So did I when I found it while walking on Valentine’s Day in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Someone had lovingly arranged Twinkies in a heart shape. No ‘to’ or ‘from’ message, no fanfare, no indication of why this display was left in the center of the gazebo in the jardin… Continue reading New Meaning to ‘Sweet Heart’–Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

Challenges · metal · Mexico · Photo A Week Challenge · Pictures · postaday · stone · Two Materials · Uncategorized · vegetation

Photo-a-Week Challenge: Two Materials

In keeping with this week’s Photo-A-Week Challenge: Two Materials, I found a couple of pictures I took while in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. These window boxes mix several materials: metal, stone, and, of course, vegetation. Hope you enjoy these, and find more challenge photographs at:

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Odd Ball Indeed–Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

I found this first little charmer on the edge of a lawn in east Austin, TX.  Such a whimsical sight and a great Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge. The second one is on the top of a multi-story building near downtown Austin. Find more great odd ball pictures at:     Curbside Buddies    … Continue reading Odd Ball Indeed–Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge

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Texas Bluebonnets Bloom-Tuesday Photo Challenge-Spring

It’s a bit early for Bluebonnets to be blooming in this part of the Lone Star state. But here they are, lining both sides of the highway and gracing our yards and gardens.  Visit Dutch Goes the Photo to see more Tuesday Photo Challenge shots focusing on Spring.