22 January 2011
If you have never been there....go!
If you don't want to....go anyway...
There is simply no place like Rome...
The Trevi Fountain is a very famous landmark,
and it seems that everyone who visits
feels the need to document with a photo of the fountain.
But as I stood there a few years ago,
what I noticed is the people,
lots of people,
all doing just about the same thing.
A quiet crowd
18 January 2011
soothes the soul.....
calms the mind.....
feels like home.....
and at same time,
it can be
mug, warming with
freshly boiled water,
as the coffee steeps in the french press...
or the cardinal that smiles at you from afar....
only to suprise you with his strange cross-beaked bite....
forgive the fuzziness....
this was taken with a long lenses,
but I just couldn't resist the
beak....normal for him, but disconcerting for me...
there is this guy...
who appears to be giving me a rather rude
gesture....but in reality, I caught him
"his pants down", so to speak...
but check out his
but check out his
We are thawing out around my town...
but there are still piles of snow and ice around in shady spots...
catches my eye...
and reminds me that my favorite holiday is coming up!
Valentines Day is
just around the corner.
Do you send Valentines?
Do you make them?
Do you receive them from the people you love?
Would you like to?
I absolutely adore making
Valentines, and have stocked up this year on supplies.
I will document some crafty stuff this coming week,
and will post it.
If you make Valentines,
I would love to see what you do....
Perhaps you would be willing to post photos, too!
and then come back here and let me know where to find you.
I should warn you,
as much as I enjoy the process,
my Valentines are, well....
sort of basic,