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Paint My Shoes Red

I read a post from Ready to Live Longer (https://readytolivelonger.com/2017/05/06/another-birthday-treat-yourself/comment-page-1/?blogsub=confirmed#blog_subscription-3) about red shoes and it reminded me of purchasing my first pair of red heels. I was in my 40’s, and had never thought of myself as being ‘conservative’ in my life style…until a clothes consultant took me in hand and directed me to the… Continue reading Paint My Shoes Red

aging · excuses · hearing · humor · Memory · Uncategorized · weight

There Are Advantages to being 75

I’m so glad to be my age. Being ‘old’, ‘wise one’, ‘elderly’, ‘all knowing’, ‘aged’, ‘over the hill’, or whatever term is used to describe someone 75 or older, allows me to have excuses for lots of failings. I have reasons for the many things I want to avoid. For instance, I want to ignore… Continue reading There Are Advantages to being 75

Cee's Which Way Photo Challenge · Challenges · Ladders · paths · Photos · Streets · walkways

Which Way to Go? How High to Climb?

Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge is always fun for me to find roadways and walkways in my archives or shoot some new ones. Here are this week’s contribution. And I know you are wondering about the last picture…but I think even ladders can represent a path to greater heights. https://ceenphotography.com/2017/05/19/cees-which-way-photo-challenge-may-19-2017/          … Continue reading Which Way to Go? How High to Climb?

Farming · hay · Tractors · Tuesday of Textures · Uncategorized

Tuesday Textures

Spent a bit of time on a local farm this week and shot these pictures for this week’s Tuesdays of Texture. Bales of hay offered some interesting texture, as did other farming equipment. See even more at https://narami.wordpress.com/2017/05/16/tuesdays-of-texture-week-20-of-2017/    

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“History has it’s eyes on you”

Originally posted on Aging Gracefully My Ass:
? AGMA traveled with now retired Hubs to Chicago two weeks ago to visit the most adorable grandchildren in the world. Seriously, they are. But I don’t want to pick any fights with those of you who might disagree because you might think that your grandchildren are the…

Daily Post Photo Challenge · flowers · Mirrors · Reflections · rivers · water reflections

Mirrors, Rivers, and Reflections

Daily Post challenge theme is Reflections, and I found these lovely flowers backed by a mirror on our recent travels in Ireland. And the river shot in France. See more such beautiful pictures at https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/reflecting/   And how can you show reflections without a peaceful river scene?