Old Town-Kissimmee, Florida

It wasn't the first time, and it wouldn't be the last. This was one of my many, many thoughts when the road trip to Florida took many hours longer than I originally planned.  But I made it there and now I've made it back home. Vacation!  Ah....bliss! The first few days after returning home....not so [...]

Thursday Doors -Everglades City, FL

This week for Thursday Doors, I dug back through some old photos.  I'm heading out for vacation tomorrow morning before the sun comes up. I'm supposed to be packing, but was looking in photo albums instead.  I really wish I wasn't in the photo so there wasn't proof of how I dressed in the 90's.  [...]

Purely Captivating 

Very little grows on jagged rock.  Be grounded.  Be crumbled so wildflowers will come up where you are. -Rumi The weekly photo challenge this week is "Pure".  The photo could convey wholesomeness, something undiluted, or simplicity.  Since contentment and simplicity are two of my top endeavors this year, I knew that I'd be able to [...]

Thursday Doors -Greatness Enters Here

This week for Thursday Doors, I opted for a field house.  These door lead to the locker rooms that are filled with students almost year round.  Now that school is out, I took advantage of getting down to photograph them before they are once again bustling with children/young adults going in and out of them. [...]

What’s in a number?

Numbers are used in so many areas of our everyday lives.  We use them to name streets and to give an identity to the location of a home or building.  We use them to convey the worth of something by placing them in an order to identify how much something cost.  Our age, years, days, [...]

Signs of Summertime

Summertime is basically upon us.  My boys are finished with school, having high enough grades and low enough absences to be exempt from finals.  My daughter is on the countdown with half days to finish out the middle school year (exemptions are only for high school credit classes). We are starting to make our summer [...]