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Pieces of the Mundane

This is a picture outside my door in San Miguel de Allende and I wanted to show the detail on the frame surrounding the center of the painting. See more at     Advertisements

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Square Sky Challenge

It’s Square Sky Challenge for the month of December from Becky B of Winchester. Enjoy lots more square sky pics at This picture was taken this week just before the lighting of the Christmas Tree in the San Miguel de Allende Jardin.  

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Parrots and Parades–Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Parrots and Parades are my contributions to this week’s Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge. The pictures had to start with a P and be at last 5 letters long. I found a couple of parrots (or I think they are parrots) in a lovely hotel garden. We didn’t have a conversation. They only know Spanish. And… Continue reading Parrots and Parades–Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Doors · Mexico · Pictures · San Miguel de Allende · Thursday Doors Photo Challenge · Uncategorized


It’s Thursday and that means it’s time to highlight pictures of doors I’ve taken this week for Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge. I found these two as I walked the streets of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. See more doors at     The background in this door is a mirror, not a see-through glass.… Continue reading Doors

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Sit Awhile

As this week’s contribution to the Mundane Monday Challenge, I took this picture of an empty chair in the street apparently waiting for any weary traveler to stop and rest a spell. Or perhaps the chair is owned by a nearby resident who claims this spot daily to engage others in conversation as they trek… Continue reading Sit Awhile

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‘Falling’ for San Miguel

My arrival in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico is now ‘official’, thanks to a spill I took on my first day here. Falling on the cobblestone streets and sidewalks is such a common occurrence it could be considered the mark of residency. If you haven’t fallen while here, then you either haven’t left your hotel room,… Continue reading ‘Falling’ for San Miguel

bricks · Cee's Black and White Photo Challenge · San Miguel de Allende

Bricks and Stones in Black and White

This week Cee has challenged us in her Black and White Photo Challenge to find pictures all about bricks and stones. Here are my photos, and you can find more at