But here I am in July, and why am I thinking about Christmas pudding? Probably because we always pine for what we do not have. The winter seems cozy and romantic in the hell of summer, but hot beaches and sunlight are what we yearn for all winter. ~Joanna Franklin Bell, Take a Load Off, Mona … Continue reading Thinking about Christmas in July?
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in. ~George Washington Carver Quotography's theme this week is Nature. I caught this with the camera phone one evening and have been waiting for a good reason to use it. Whenever I … Continue reading The original Public Broadcasting Station
And, in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years. ~Abraham Lincoln Since next Monday is President's Day here in the states, I thought this quote by Abraham Lincoln was appropriate for this week's Quotography's prompt: Birthday. Mine was last month. If you missed it, no … Continue reading More birthday thoughts
Texture by Kim Klassen Cafe: Epiphany One must maintain a little bit of summer in the middle of winter. Henry David Throreau This week over at Quotography, it's our May Favorite. And while this might not be my favorite May shot, it's certainly is something I spent a lot of time doing this month! The … Continue reading Red, ripe and now in my deep freeze
Texture by Dustin Schmieding/Subtle Blue Grunge 01 Listed as of the seven deadly sins, pride is a tricky little devil. Pride can have more than one meaning, so is it a vice or a virtue? What about if: I'm proud of my kids' accomplishments? I take pride in doing my job to the best of … Continue reading P is for Pride