Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Soup's on!

My cousin Kay, the best cook I know,
visited recently.   This is the start of just one
of the yummy things she made while
she was here:  a creamy fennel and
asparagus potage.

[Linking back to Ruby Tuesday
and Our World Tuesday.]

Monday, February 20, 2017

lights under glass

We have a "giveaway" table at work, where
I have found some pretty random
items—recently I picked up this glass
globe.  Didn't know what I was
going to do with it exactly, until I discovered 
these itty-bitty wired LED lights. 

[Linking back to Macro Monday.
To see more, go here.]

Sunday, February 19, 2017

inSPIREd Sunday

The pretty purple doors of  St. Etienne du Mont
give a hint of the beauty that awaits
inside.  (Yes, this is that church from the
movie Midnight in Paris.)

[To see more churches from
around the world, go here.]

Saturday, February 18, 2017

The Weekend in Black and White

My (lucky) brother and sister-in-law spend 

quality time in this warm and cozy
home Out East on Long Island; I like
its nice angles and

[To see more b/w shots, visit Dragonstar's meme.]

Friday, February 17, 2017

Weekend Reflections

This jewel-toned drake has been living
in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden
for a few years now.  He's a regular
(just like me).

[To see more Weekend Reflections,
visit James's meme.]

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Thursday Challenge—"road" (#2)

Also a TBT photo:  I was driving with my late
brother, David, through his adopted
home state of Idaho.  This was my intro to the
American West—in a word, gorgeous! 

[To see more of the Thursday Photo
Challenge, visit Dale's meme.]

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

ABC Wednesday—F is for "northern fulmar"

I saw these birds on a snowy day 
last August.
Snow in August may be unusual in
most of the Northern Hemisphere, 
but not in the Arctic.

[To see more ABC pics, go here.]