Category Archives: photography

Baby Julia

We went to a birthday party on Saturday for our youngest grandson.  I didn’t get any good pictures of Luke, but I did get of couple of our great-granddaughter Julia. This one isn’t the best of Julia, but it is … Continue reading

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Country By Design wall hanging

  Here’s my latest quilting project.  It’s a quilted wall hanging made from Moda fabrics from the Me and My Sister collections.  It includes squares from the Twirl, Amelia, Dilly Dally, and Good Morning charm packs! I spend most of … Continue reading

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Missouri Botanical Gardens

Since I’m going to be in St Louis this weekend, I’m going to go to the Lantern Festival at the Missouri Botanical Gardens.  It runs May 26 through August 19, 2012.  The grand opening is this weekend, with lots of … Continue reading

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Memory quilts

I was busy today cutting out lots of squares for a rag quilted memory quilt made from men’s shirts.  I’m going to rag quilt mine, but there are lots of different ways to make a memory quilt. Like the ones … Continue reading

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Ladybird beetles

When I posted a photo of this little fellow the other day, I wasn’t sure if it was a lady bug or a Japanese beetle.  It is a picture perfect lady bug, or more properly a ladybird beetle, with bright … Continue reading

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Photos from the golden hour

The hour before sunset is my favorite time of the day to take photographs.  Even though my flower bed runs east to west, I can usually get some good shots. Here’s a few that I took tonight. I’m always on … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s nature walk

It was finally warm enough today that I wanted to go outside and take a walk, with my camera, of course.  I didn’t get far off the road, but I still brought a couple of hitch-hikers home.  I found two … Continue reading

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Spring flowers and vegetables

I tried using Firefox to open WordPress tonight and it still won’t work, even after I tried a couple of fixes.  So I tried IE, and it works, but it freezes all the time.  Very frustrating.  So I’m back to … Continue reading

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More shots from my world

I have an assortment of photos that I’ve taken recently.  Nothing earth shattering, but interesting. We have several pairs of killdeer who come to our area every year.  They are ground-nesting birds, but their nests are hard to find.  This … Continue reading

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More crabapple blooms

I have tried to write this post three or four times, but this page was stuck.  I could enter my title, but not write anything or upload photos.  I found some more crabapple tree photos to share.  It was cold … Continue reading

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