Monthly Archives: January 2012

Sunday Buzzard Surprise

This happens every year so it shouldn’t be a surprise – but it snuck up on me!  I heard music outside – Mardi Gras Mambo, to be specific – and then I remembered – it’s time for the Jefferson City … Continue reading

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Spring is early . . .

I’m usually looking for this riot of pink around Valentine’s Day, but we haven’t had any cold weather to speak of this year, so the Japanese magnolias are in full force!  These colorful trees are pretty popular so there are … Continue reading

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In the neighborhood

Well, not my neighborhood exactly – I took these pics in the French Quarter – but it’s still within bicycling distance!  Just a little over a year ago I wrote a post about that Sesame Street song, “These are the … Continue reading

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One little moment

On the trail.  What is it about the twisty-ness of tiny grape vine tendrils that appeals so?

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It was wordless, and it was wonderful.

Today I hosted my first monthly Wordless Wetland Walk, and I enjoyed it tremendously!  Please come read about it here, and if you’re in the NOLA area, sign up for the next one!

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Keeping with the spirits theme . . .

Outside a store in the neighborhood.  No longer wines and spirits – now bathroom and kitchen tiles.  Love the haint blue ceiling.

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35 cent highballs? Sign me up!

  Great vintage sign.  Taken somewhere in the Bywater, I think.  Or a little further down.  I love that little window up top!

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