#OurProject52 – Textures


This week on #OurProject52 is Photographer’s Choice. I was pretty excited about this, because I love texture and this is a great time of year to capture it. This time of year, when the sun is still on hiatus, but … Continue reading

#OurProject52 – Green


Is it spring yet? We’ve barely gotten rid of the snow, and my lawn is a muddy marsh.  In fact, the only truly green plant-life I’ve seen lately is what’s left of my Amaryllis. I don’t generally mind the winter, … Continue reading

#OurProject52 – Eyes


The theme for this week’s #OurProject52 challenge is Eyes. I love photos of eyes. As much of a cliche as it is, eyes are the windows to the soul.  They are what give you a glimpse into a person’s thoughts … Continue reading

#OurProject52 – Guilty Pleasure

guilty pleasure

I thought long and hard about this week’s topic for #OurProject52. A guilty pleasure is something that you enjoy, but also feel guilty about. For a lot of people this is something like eating junk food, but I decided a … Continue reading

Project 52 – Who are you?

#OurProject52 Week 1

It’s the 1st week of Project 52, a weekly photography project thought up by the lovely ladies over at Everyday Eyecandy and Lipgloss and Binky.  I first heard about Project 52 from the lovely Natasha over at Houseful of Nicholes … Continue reading

Outside My Window

out my window

Today is Day #1 of the July Photo-a-Day Challenge from The Idea Room.  Today’s challenge is “out my window”.  It happens to have been pouring rain all morning, so today’s photo is a shot of a sad and lonely tree … Continue reading

Grama’s Quilt

Grama's photo quilt hanging

Even though my first “official” quilt was the one that I made for my sister’s wedding gift, I did have another project before then.  I made 9 quilt photo quilt blocks a wall hanging.  The blocks each contained family photos … Continue reading



Orange is a color between yellow and red in the color spectrum, an effect of light with a wavelength between 590 and 610 nanometers.  You can see more orange pictures in my Orange Pinboard.


Hot Air Balloon

The hue of the long-wave end of the visible spectrum, evoked in the human observer by radiant energy with wavelengths of approximately 630 to 750 nanometers; any of a group of colors that may vary in lightness and saturation and … Continue reading