Category Archives: photography

Happy Easter

Happy Easter to those who celebrate and a great weekend to everyone else! {carole}

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Travel Scans: Chania, Crete

[I am getting an error message from WordPress every time I try to upload the photos below, so I had to resort to using Flickr and its flawed system. Ignore the links under the photos because they’ll take you to … Continue reading

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Wild-eyed

I’m happy to report that Yuri has really settled down and is much calmer now. He actually sleeps during the day, which is something he didn’t do last year at all. One thing I’m still getting used to is how … Continue reading

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It’s That Time of Year Again

Over on Instagram, people are sharing photos of tulip magnolia blossoms in London and it made me miss them. Here’s a previously unpublished shot of said blossoms in Maryland. And hey, Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I think this guy really … Continue reading

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Some Instagram Faves

I’ve mentioned before that I really enjoy Instagram, and thought I’d share a few of my favorite accounts over there. Enjoy…. The first one is Tome, which used to be Tome Coffee Shop, a place in Queensland, Australia, that sells … Continue reading

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♥ My Funny Valentine ♥

Forgive me for reposting this photo–I need to take some time off again and thought it was perfect for Valentine’s Day which is next week. Doesn’t Yuri’s pink nose look a little like a sideways heart? Hope your day is … Continue reading

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A Cathedral and a Book Recommendation

The Peter and Paul Cathedral is a Russian Orthodox cathedral located inside the Peter and Paul Fortress in St. Petersburg, Russia. It is the oldest landmark in St. Petersburg, built between 1712 and 1733 on Zayachy Island along the Neva … Continue reading

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A Connection

I met this interesting fellow when I lived and worked at a resort in the Bavarian Alps region of Germany. He was known only as “Schmechtig,” and was one of the cooks there. I was wary of him at first, … Continue reading

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Harbinger of Spring

Hello, everyone, and Happy New Year! It feels like I’ve been away for months instead of weeks. The break was really good for me–I was getting a tiny bit burned out, plus 2016 was kind of challenging. I’d like to … Continue reading

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Those Eyes

I am still getting used to how intently Yuri looks at me. Is he trying to figure me out? Checking to see if I’m prey? If he were a dog, I’d be nervous, because that’s such a sign of aggression. … Continue reading

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