CELEBRATE

  Hubs playing with his camera during the honest-to-goodness-small-town-4th-of-july-parade some years ago in Solvang Weekend Reflection, Travel Tue       STAR (S) Floral Bliss,  Floral Fri  Foto, Natur Donnerstag & STRIPES (below) HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY to (last) Sunday for the Canadians, and Wednesday for the USA-ers   Something old, something blue …. Tue Treasures…

SAVOR THE DAY

  Savoring one of  summer days without end the waves not counting the Years morfing ebb and flow into its place in history (ABC Wed -Y) The beach my Dutch sis in law described as “the most beautiful” of the Southern Calif region, when I asked what she enjoyed the most of California. (Not The…

ALL SEASONS – SITTING WELL

  FOR YOU WHO ARE LOOKING FOR MY WEEJLY POSTS! I hang out at my other blog this week at The Jesh Studio !     HAPPY FATHERSDAY for the fathers connected to you! Hubs requested the creperie (a great one) for this day The photo link this week runs from Sunday June 17  to…

A GLIMPSE OF OTHER WORLDS

  If you are looking for the ALL SEASONS post of this week (June 3-6), scroll down to the marine blue part, and click on the Seasons’ post listed!   Some years ago  we decided to visit our son who had then been teaching English  in China for a year. We figured  this might be…

ROUNDING UP MAY

  Butterflies seem so happy  when they flitter and flutter. Love the Unique saucer:) ABC Wed.- U A thumbs up to WordPress! When last week I saw a cookie banner across my blog, I thought, O no! Expecting they would go the same way as google. But in reading wordpress cookies policy, I can opt…

CITY WALK

FOR YOU WHO are looking for the ALL SEASONS post this week (open till Wednesday 7pm), it is the  post underneath this one. If you don’t know how to navigate: scroll down to the marine blue part, and click on All Seasons post in the row of posts listed there:)   Would not have chosen…

SEAMLESS

The poetry I gravitate to has no form and no rules. Rules and form take the poetry out of it, in my opinion. Rather than giving you my accolades, I very much like how Jennie, who did the Thurs. ABC before, described it as “seamless.” Most of the images in this post have a seamless…

BETWEEN BRICKS OR ROCKS

    Placer County Courthouse in Auburn, CA  This is a rebuild of the first courthouse, because  it was destroyed by fire. This Renaissance style  one on the hill was finished  in 1898. Tue Treasure, Thurs. Doors       Ever since I’ve gone over to an Apple laptop my archives have been messed up…

ALL SEASONS – ITS MAY

         Hello All Season’s Bloggers, The link this week is open from Sunday May 6 through Wednesday May  9  till 7pm, Pacific time. Many thanks for your lovely  and interesting posts and photos of last week! They give great motivation to start the week and say “Let’s do this!” Now it’s May,  previously…

ALL SEASONS – END OF APRIL

This first week of May- am hanging out on my other blog  CLICK!! See you there – all the memes/challenges at the post May Studio Musings This week’s link is from Sunday April  29 through Wed. April 2 till 7pm, Pacific time. Much thanks for your beautiful and ingenious posts from last week! Loved to…

UNEXPECTED VIEWS

Wretched A hutong in Beijing We accidentally stumbled on this third world side of China, when the toilet in our hotel room overflowed. It couldn’t be fixed at sundown.  They suggested for us to go to the hutong in the alley to brush our teeth and go to the bathroom ( a community of  houses…

THE MIRACLE OF GLASS

  Chagall was an artist  like Gaudi. Whatever material he used, it was to the fullest of its potential. Chagall stained glass windows in Nice, France was done in 1957. The 5th and 6th day of Creation. Motifs of Paradise. The great Tempter, bottom left, and above-on right the Tree of Knowledge. Chagall wanted an…