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Norm’s Thursday Door

This was a bright surprise I saw walking the dogs in San Miguel de Allende. Certainly stood out in the block where I found it. Made me smile. See more at  

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Attitude–Photo of the Week

These are two pictures of attitude that answer the prompt from Nadia Merrill Photography challenge. The first picture was taken during a parade enactment at Easter 2019 in San Miguel. The guard’s face shows his determination. In the second picture, this little girl in Kenya shows her challenging stare and stance as she faces my… Continue reading Attitude–Photo of the Week

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Thursday Doors

  I walk by this casa every day and this morning the sun hit the rocks and flowers just right and decided to share it with you folks. Find more Thursday Door pictures at Norm’s blog:

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Dusk–Photo A Week Challenge

My contribution to A Photo A Week Challenge on the prompt of Dusk.See  more  great  dusk  pictures  at Dusk settles softly on the Jardin in front of the Parroquia in Centro San Miguel de Allende, Mexico   A beautiful sky highlights dusk over San Miguel. It’s hard to stay indoors with a sunset sky like… Continue reading Dusk–Photo A Week Challenge

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Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge

  I took this picture several years ago on one of my first visits to San Miguel de Allende, and I’ve tried to find it again, but haven’t the faintest idea where I was nor where this set of doors is. I wanted to take a better picture, but, alas, we will have to live… Continue reading Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge

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Lighting Up the Streets

San Miguel not only has uinique doors, windows and wonderful colors, I’ve become fascinated with the different street lights, or would they be considered lanterns? Ornate, plain, old, decorative, interesting, boring, glass, wire, new…all provide lighting along the streets and alleys in San Miguel. Whatever they are, here are a few I’ve found in my… Continue reading Lighting Up the Streets

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FOTD Succulents and ???

During a recent visit to the deserted dog park some  blooms caught my eye, so I’m sharing them as my Flower of the Day Photo Challenge contribution found at Cee’s blog Since they were among the cactus garden, I thought these were of the succulent family, but obviously I am mistaken. Whatever family they represent,… Continue reading FOTD Succulents and ???

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Thursday Doors May 15, 2020

Haven’t seen many new doors lately so am going back to my archives to find a picture I haven’t posted, and, by golly, found this colorful one.  One of the great things about San Miguel is one is always treated to feative colors. There are no rules as to what colors you can use, except… Continue reading Thursday Doors May 15, 2020

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Over Ripe Bananas? Really?

I’ve lost track of what Alert Level we are currently under here in San Miguel de Allende. And if I knew the alert level, I would have no idea what that would mean. Level 2 or 3? Is there a level 8? All I know is traffic is light, I can’t find anything but over… Continue reading Over Ripe Bananas? Really?