This is my latest crochet Scrumble - I call it Red Hat Ladies at the Berry Farm. The project started off with a few red yarns. That got boring real fast. So I went shopping - but all the red yarns were fairly close in colour to the yarns I already had. Time to rethink … Continue reading Crochet – Red Hatters At the Berry Farm
Are the sunrises and sunsets in your part of the world ho-hum? If they are, then you could follow this recipe to make them spectacular! - start with clean air, preferably in the fall or winter season. (You might have to travel somewhere to find these conditions.) - marvel at the blue of the daytime … Continue reading Recipe for a Dramatic Sunrise or Sunset
January and February are the best time of the year for the car buffs in Arizona! This year The Car Guy went to Russo and Steele, Silver Auction at Fort McDowell and the Fountain Hills Concours in the Hills. He would have gone to Barrett-Jackson too, but got tired of trying to find a place … Continue reading Faces in the Car Show Crowd
A photo challenge for the colour orange.
Orange is red brought nearer to humanity by yellow. - Wassily Kandinsky - Orange - it can be the color of a carrot, orange peel, pumpkin or persimmon, to name just a few shades. It was never my favourite colour until I walked into a car dealership and saw a Tangerine PT Cruiser. It was … Continue reading From Pumpkins to Tangerines – Colourful Orange Vehicles
The WordPress Photo Challenge this week is titled Mine. I don't have any photos of land mines, or strip mines or mine shafts, so I took a photo of something that I think of as Mine. This blue glass is mine. I have two others just like it. The fourth one got broke. It is … Continue reading Some Blue Things at my House
'Fifty Shades of Grey' - I wish I had thought of that title for my blog. Can you imagine how many visitors I'd get every day? Disappointed visitors, of course, when they discovered that fifty shades of grey described my hair colour and not my review of a hugely successful erotic novel - which I … Continue reading Texas, Washington, France – Fifty Shades of Grey in Photographs
Last fall each of my grown children purchased new crayons and artist's canvas, and it wasn't for the grand-children to take to school. No, they used a glue gun, a candle and a hair dryer to create a merger of the crayons and the canvas. Here is what they made: The result was my Christmas … Continue reading Crayon Art – Melting
You are all very observant, so you should have no trouble figuring out what this is a photo of - don't peek at the answer! Jelly Beans - who knew some of them came had spots!!
Actually, the Photo Challenge this week was simply the word Blue, but I'm feeling Blue so that is what today's post will be about. It has been one of those weeks. Nothing bad happened, but a series of little things coincided with a shift in the 'feel fine' chemical brew that keeps me on an … Continue reading I’m Blue – WordPress Sometimes Sucks the Joy Out of Blogging