Tag Archives: Daily Post

Summer Solstice Wedding

This past weekend, we dedicated our time to celebrate with some dear friends the marriage of their youngest daughter, Christina, in Carmel Valley.  Christina and our daughter have been friends since they were in Middle School. They were classmates, sports … Continue reading

Posted in Bagpipes, Califorina, Carmel Valley, Childhood Friends, DPChallenge, High School Friends, mother-daughter relationship, Pebble Beach, Quail Lodge & Golf Club, Summer Solstice, Wedding | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weird Foods

I was driving to work Friday morning with my dog, Beau, sitting at the back. Yes, I get to bring him to work on Fridays! I really did not want to hear anymore the nauseating intimate details of Putin’s Hitler-esque justifications over … 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

Posted in dog, Dog Park, DPChallenge, Fort Funston, Great Dane, Pets, Weekly Photo Challenge | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

The Pretend Reindeer

Happy Holidays to the WordPress Community!

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Focal Point

This week’s photo challenge by The Daily Post is titled “One.”  Every good photograph needs a focal point. It’s the thing that draws the viewer’s eye and tells the story. Related articles Weekly Photo Challenge: One (nwframeofmind.com) Weekly Photo Challenge … Continue reading

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McAvoy’s Republic

Taylor Warren: Do you call yourself a Republican so you can make a claim to credibility when you attack the GOP? Will McAvoy: No, I call myself a Republican ’cause I am one. I believe in market solutions, and I … Continue reading

Posted in Aaron Sorkin, American Politics, BlogHer, Daily Post Challenge, Daily Prompt, NaBloPoMo, Nano Poblano 2013, Newsroom, Weekly Writing Challenge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Haiku Catchoo I & 2

Stroll along the beach, To eye, to sniff another, Tails up! Wag! New friends! I walk along side Of you, to shield you from harm. As long as I can. This post was inspired by the Daily Post’s Weekly Writing … Continue reading

Posted in Beau, BlogHer, Daily Post Challenge, Daily Prompt, dog, DPChallenge, Exercise, Fort Funston, Great Dane, Haiku, Hiking, NaBloPoMo, Nano Poblano 2013, Pets, Uncategorized, Weekly Writing Challenge, YeahWrite | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Awakening

Consciousness gradually fades in as she slowly becomes aware of her surroundings, one sense at a time. The smooth sheets, the warm embrace of her body’s heat sequestered by the blankets. In the distance, a bird flies by.  Her eyes … Continue reading

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Hot Air Balloon Over Goreme Valley

Riding on a hot air balloon over Goreme Valley, Western Anatolia, Turkey, at Dawn, Summer 2009:   This post is in response to the Daily Prompt: Trains, Planes, and Automobiles, by Michelle W this morning. Click the link to see … Continue reading

Posted in Cappadocia, Daily Post Challenge, DPChallenge, Goreme Valley, Hot Air Balloon, Travel, Turkey | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Vancouver Fall Splendor

I was inspired by the Daily Post’s Photo Challenge this morning about the Changing Seasons.  I had visited my sister, Maj, in Vancouver, B.C. early in November and while we were driving around town, I took pictures of the scenery. … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, B.C., Changing Seasons, Kerrisdale, Travel, Vancouver | Tagged , , , , , , | 22 Comments