SOME UNEXPECTED, SOME NOT

        Manicured “everything” in the city: the buildings, the roads, the shops. Novelty, exotic foods, high fashions, it’s all there in Roseville, CA! After our gelato trip of her older sister’s birthday, Macenzie saw me taking shots while walking. She grabbed me by the arm, indicating she wanted me to photograph her….

SCRAPS OF GOODNESS

Scraping the scraps out of the pan because you don’t want it to stop:) The “scraps” here are spending time with our son. We have a different relationship with him than with our daughters. We have our traveling gene in common. So wherever he is on the globe for longer than a year, we’ll visit….

AMADOR 2017

  Last year I did a post on Amador County, where hubby and I live on an unpaved road, after having lived for  3 decades in Los Angeles’ suburbs. The reason for this culture shock was to have space to do bigger paintings. Still haven’t given up the specialty stores like Trader Joe,, Aaron Brothers,…

ALL SEASONS – LANDSCAPES IN OCTOBER

                               Hello All Seasons Bloggers, this link is open from Sunday October 8 through Wednesday October 11 till 7 pm, Pacific time. Love your colorful and engaging posts!  Most of them with bright colors:) Thank you all for sharing! Fall is for me a blend of the bright and cheerful with the moodier and rest…

DETAILS OF A DAY OUT

If you are looking for ALL SEASONS – OCTOBER ONE, it’s underneath this post! Click on the TITLE of THIS post, to see the comment section:) If you would live here – where there no streets, but only canals,  you would have a boat, at least one, your neighbors would have a boat, actually, everyone!…

SEPTEMBER MEMORIES

The ALL SEASONS -post of this week is underneath this one! If you don’t see the comment section,  CLICK on the TITLE of this post The memory of walking in hot sand feeling a light  breeze in the background the roar of the waves still reverberating in me holding them as close as I can…

ALL SEASONS – SURPRISES

  If  you click on the Title of THIS post, you’ll see the comment section on the bottom!                      Hello All Seasons bloggers, Link is open from Sunday Sept 24 through Wednesday evening 7 pm (Pacific Time) Your posts are incredible and amazing! Enjoyed so much visiting them. Forgot to tell you that the week…

ALL DUCKS IN A ROW IN SEPTEMBER

  Click on the title of this post, if you don’t see the comment section! The DUCKS is referring to all the things going on in our life. At Rosh Hashanah. the Jewish New Year, things in our life are evaluated. Love it, so that I don’t have to do this at Christmas time:) SCROLL…

ALL SEASONS – DIVING INTO FALL

  If you don’t see the COMMENT section, click on the title of this post! Hello All Seasons Bloggers, Link open from Sunday Sept 17  to Wednesday Sept .20 ( till 7 pm, Pacific time) Enjoyed you great, lovely, and witty posts of last week! About this title: pun not intended:):) Seeing new possibilities!If you…

SEPTEMBER CHANGES

  SCROLL DOWN for ALL the MEMES AND CHALLENGES, mes amis! they are listed on the bottom and are direct links Clicking on the title of this post,  makes the comment section visible! The Hague, where we went to college, and our son as well. In the  city changes  can be visible by  the architectural…

ALL SEASONS – SEPTEMBER IS FOR COMING TOGETHER

If you don’t see the comment section, CLICK on the Title of this post!                 Hello Seasons Bloggers, Link is open Sunday Sept 10 to Wednesday evening 7pm, Sept 13 Hope you fared well last two weeks! Thank all of you who connected with me throughout the week:):) Fall on the Northern Hemisphere,…

A SEPTEMBER LOOKOUT

  A Classy way to look out! One of the windows of the Chinese Garden of the Huntington Library. Last Tuesday I saw what looked like a mist between the trees (I live in the forest). When I stepped out on the deck, I knew it wasn’t mist because I smelled the smoke of a…