Category Archives: simplicity

Sums it up just about perfectly…

Perhaps this sentiment somewhat explains what has now become my “monthly” post here.  This photo taken on the bike ride back from a lovely evening in downtown NOLA a week or so ago.  Look at that golden evening light illuminating … Continue reading

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More precious than diamonds. And they’re free!

Ok, I guess it all depends on who you ask.  Many would say that diamonds are more precious.  But when I walk on the beach I get such enjoyment from noticing the little coquina shells and then taking still life … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from Horn Island!

Where the sun sets through the ghost trees of Katrina.  I just returned home from another beautiful New Year’s trip to the island.  I’m resurrecting this neglected blog with at least a photo per day of my wanderings in NOLA … Continue reading

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Summer treat #21 and weekly photo challenge: inside

Yesterday it rained and rained.  Inches and inches.  The cats and I enjoyed the view of falling raindrops on the back deck from the comfort of inside the house.

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Summer Treat #19: The wading pool

One of my favorite spots in the summer, especially when the water is clear and there’s no one there.  A personal oasis about a mile from home. More details and photos of this beautiful landmark here.

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Summer treat #10

Today at the farmers’ market – I’m on a roll with the peaches…

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Summer treat #8 – rainy afternoons

Rainy afternoons in the summer keep everything green, and cool the air ever so slightly.  And give us all permission to take an afternoon nap.  Ahhh. Here’s a link to just a minute of wordless rainyness in the front yard.  … Continue reading

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