Thursday, January 29, 2009

Skywatch Friday


The rosy glow in the evening sky gave this old abandoned barn such a peaceful looking setting.  To see beautiful skies from around the world, click on the skywatch emblem on the side bar.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

ABC Wednesday B is for Bird

These are lovebirds... smaller members of the parrot family... called lovebirds because they revel in living with a life partner... constantly together preening, billing and cooing...... taken at the Cincinnati Zoo...


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Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Walk in the Park

The city of Dayton in Montgomery County has several park-like areas around it... this was Sunday.... no visible snow here...but it is coming back today...stay tuned...


Thursday, January 22, 2009

Skywatch Friday

Ohio has alot of gray skies...this day I took at least a hundred photos of this frozen waterfall... only a handful had this tiny tinge of blue peeking thru that old sycamore tree leaning in...taken at Charleston Falls in Miami County...

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Tuesday, January 20, 2009

ABC Wednesday

A is for airplane...I was taking sunset photos when this airplane flew by... it must have just took-off because the wheels are still down...

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Monday, January 19, 2009

Sunday Walk

 Taken in Charleston Falls Preserve, Miami County... the falls are frozen in action... to the left an aged sycamore stands guard...

  view from below... smaller waterfall on right... evergreen on ledge is in all three photos... click on photo to enlarge...
this shot was taken from behind the waterfall...

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Skywatch Friday

This pastel sky looks like a summer sunrise... but it's a winter sunset I took last week.  To view many beautiful skies from around the world click on the skywatch emblem on the side bar.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

ABC Wednesday

Z is for Zany


This ZANY wall mural is on the side of a local movie theater. To see more ABC Wednesday photos click here.

Monday, January 12, 2009

Bird's Eye View

Ohio looks like a patch work quilt with all the squares.... lots of farmland...
Flying to North Carolina for the week.....

Friday, January 9, 2009

Skywatch Friday

 Drove to the edge of town tonight to catch the sunset....I was glad I did...  Check out more Skywatch Images here.

Thursday, January 8, 2009

Now and then

 Took a walk on one of my favorite roads in the metropark today.....(this is not a black and white photo!)
This is the same spot about three months ago....

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Snow

Not too much snow visits this part of Ohio...but a dusting is here today...this photo was taken on the way to Pike's Peak last October...
This young woman was on the train to Pike's Peak...she makes that awkward hat look cute...

Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Y is for yarn!

I am knitting a blanket for a special couple in Colorado.  This is the yarn I haven't used yet.  The next photo is the blanket in progress.....
It was supposed to be a Christmas present. The pattern said chunky blanket, quick and easy....hmm...