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Summer and Winter in the Same Day

It’s hard to believe that I was working in the courtyard gardens at lunchtime yesterday, it was near 80 degrees and I was sweating, and by the time I went to bed last night it was snowing. When I got up this morning, it was right at freezing, and there was still snow laying around everywhere. The temperature actually dipped for a while around 8 am, and the snow stuck around all morning in most places. I took a few photos just before I went to work this morning.

Christmas 2008 Decorations

I spent several days over the Thanksgiving break putting up the interior holiday decorations. They are always similar from year to year, but I think the photography has improved over time. I think I will need a better flash assembly before I can make much more improvement though. Anyway, here is what I have going […]

Front Yard Holiday Lights

I am thrilled by my first attempt at taking night time photos of our outdoor holiday lights. The new front yard landscaping looks good even in the dark. Peace.

Enjoying the Holidays

I hope your holiday season has been as enjoyable as ours has been thus far. We have been resting and relaxing, as well as spending time with out of town guests. The weather has been mild, but windy, with some very cold mornings. Suffice it to say, that we haven’t had much time for gardening […]

Starting to Put Christmas Decorations Up

Cool weather (finally), college football conference games, NFL contenders (Go Saints!! Isn’t Drew Brees incredible!) starting to pull away from the crowd (a little), all sure signs that Christmas and Winter Solstice are approaching. This is, without a doubt, one of my favorite times of year for many reasons. But, there is also the painful […]

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