Monthly Archives: February 2014

ROMANCING THE…SNOW – Part Two, ENOUGH!

It seems every two days, another “event” has tested our resolve, romanticists included. After the icy images of Part One, the expression on this forlorn squirrel, above – “weathering” a lull at about 8 deg. F (-15 deg. C,) only … Continue reading

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ROMANCING THE… SNOW – Travel Theme: Romance

Cold, disruptive, slippery, dangerous and beautifully romantic! That’s how I “Picture” this exceptional winter’s snow and ice storms. Part one (of two) is here: “The icing on the snow,” (storm # 11, but who’s counting anymore!) Above: A thick layer of … Continue reading

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“Here Comes the Sun”

Many years ago, I spent idle time at work, figuring where one would have to be to see the sun rise directly behind the Empire State Building. This morning, I braved the 14 deg, weather, ice and snow to do … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Yellow

Ailsa’s Travel Theme this week is: “Yellow” My favorite and cutest six year old, when he was only two!  And a wonderfully serene early morning, along coastal New Jersey Themes inspire others to share thoughts and/or images of common interest.  … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Dry

Ailsa’s Travel Theme this week is: “DRY.” Themes inspire others to share thoughts and/or images of common subjects.   Above: Death Valley National Monument, California, as we visited few years back. Specifically Rt. 190, descending east into Panamint Valley. Hot, desolate, … Continue reading

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