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….

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…

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 – WILD LANDSCAPES AT END OF AUGUST

      Hello Dear Blog Friends, link open from Sunday Aug 27 – Wednesday Aug 30 till 7 pm , Pacific time   Many thanks for your seasonal experiences last week! The trips you have gone on in All Seasons has gone in many more directions than I anticipated! It made me want to…

SECRETS (Aug-14, 2017)

What is the secret of decline?  Life until something or someone dies? Is there life after death? That depends.  It’s not my intent  to answer these questions,  but human beings are in my opinion made up of body, spirit, and soul. The physical body dies at one point, and the spirit and soul lives on….

ALL SEASONS -JULY 16 FAVORITES

         Hello All Seasons Bloggers, Sunday July 16- Wednesday July 19 till 7 pm, Pacific Time Thank you all for your beautiful post you linked last week! Am enjoying them thoroughly, as well as your personal comments – about your personal favorites and other things:) James from Weekend Reflection on Friday alerted me…

MAGNIFICENT MOUNTAINS

  TO  all the Fathers: A HAPPY FATHERS DAY!   Ready for high mountains and waterfalls ?     One of my non-digital pics. These may be the Cathedral Rocks, but I’m not sure. Xmas trees galore:) Sitting on these rocks in front of the river in Yosemite National Park to paint this scene, with…

ALL SEASONS – A PERFECT DAY – June 11

Hello Seasosn’s Bloggers   In looking for some blog themes I have once again become impressed with WordPress. They  have some awesome themes! Sorry I forgot to mention at the beginning of the month, Memorial Day, and we’ll have Fathers Day, and my son’s birthday. If there are more feasts in June you celebrate, we…

SPECTACULAR

    These are the spectaculars! Whether it is in nature, ingenious ideas, or colors or shapes. Took me a while choosing “Spectacle” because of the multitude of stunning views in Yosemite Nat. Park. The powerful crash of the sound of water, combined with the stunning rush, foam and the mist the water that Bridal…