Category Archives: Weekly Photo Challenge

If The Ground Could Speak

We joined friends for a trip to Croatia in the Summer of 2014. The Dalmatian Coast was in all its summertime splendor.  One of the towns we visited during a day trip was Ston, on the Peljesac Peninsula. We spent … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge: Depth

I saw the Daily Post’s Photo Challenge last Friday.  Ben Huberman asks us to show what we think, visually and/or emotionally, is Depth. Here’s a photo I took of my hubby walking along the Purisima Redwood Trail at the open … Continue reading

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Open Trails For The New Year!

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Shadowed.” We were hiking on the Purisima Creek Redwood Open Space Preserve. We decided on taking it easy this time around. We chose the 7 mile loop recommended by the Bay … Continue reading

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Sunset at Carmel Beach

Folks, Beau has a new favorite place to get his “zoomies” going. We noticed that when Beau is in a very playful mood, and this is usually when he’s outdoors, he gets into this mode of running around in large … Continue reading

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When There Is No Family

I was inspired to write this post this morning when I heard Michael Krasny’s interview of the Reverend Glenda Hope on Forum.  She is retiring to “dance with God” after 40 years of ministering to the poor and the troubled … Continue reading

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Another Image Of Joy

Yep! Their family card arrived via a gracious nephew visiting family here. And with it, three of her choice libations: Two Pinots and a Chardonnay, from her choice wineries. Woohoo! It’s time for a Snoopy jig! This post is in … Continue reading

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A Picture of Joy

This post is in response to the Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy!  Watching Beau running around so happy is just a pleasure! Related: Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy (forestwoodfolkart.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy (katjusablog.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy of Dogs … Continue reading

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Walking Through The Beach At Half Moon Bay

One Saturday afternoon, we went hiking along the Half Moon Bay Coastal Trail.  After a few miles, we decided to walk down the cliff where there was a well-worn trail and walked along the beach.  It was a quiet afternoon. … Continue reading

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The Layered Dead

When we first visited Prague in the Summer of 2008, we were just awed by what this city had to show us. Every morning after breakfast, we would head out to explore, mostly on foot the various sections of the … Continue reading

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So Hue Me!

I saw the Weekly Photo Challenge presented by Cheri Lucas Rowlands last week, The Hue of You.  That gave me pause.  What color do I choose to describe me, I wondered.  Here’s what I came up with: The sun plays … Continue reading

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