(Sansevieria masoniana, toddler, furthest leaf on the left) Being in Illinois, & Sansevieria species not being exactly suited to Illinois winters, I brought them all inside towards the end of September. There was no sign of a masoniana pregnancy at that time. Now it appears I have a pretty nice looking toddler coming along. Today, … Continue reading masoniana, toddler style
(Sycamore, Illinois) Heavy fog early this dreary winter morning as I was running errands………… Continue reading Just. One. Push. One. Little Push.
A lazy Sunday in the sun. Trying to get a little cooperation for a nice pic just wasn’t gonna happen for me with Munchie. That warm sun coming in the window was just too nice & cooperation is work. “Sunday is a day of rest,” said the diva, “I don’t work on Sundays.” (and with … Continue reading Sleep II — or maybe that’s Sleep Too
(DeKalb, Illinois) “People say, ‘I’m going to sleep now,’ as if it were nothing. But it’s really a bizarre activity. ‘For the next several hours, while the sun is gone, I’m going to become unconscious, temporarily losing command over everything I know and understand. When the sun returns, I will resume my life. If you … Continue reading Sleep
(Sycamore Baptist Church, Sycamore, Illinois) Blue Christmas (words & music by billy hayes – jay johnson, sung by elvis presley) I’ll have a blue christmas without you I’ll be so blue just thinking about you Decorations of red on a green christmas tree Won’t be the same dear, if you’re not here with me … Continue reading So C’mon In For Christmas!
(DeKalb, Illinois) OK, I thought the flag painted on the tree trunk was cool. But what I thought was super duper uber cool was the fact that here’s a family who knows the proper way to hang the American flag vertically. Since moving to this area about a year & a half ago, I’ve seen … Continue reading Score!!
Nope, it didn’t snow last night. But we woke to a very pretty combo of frost & heavy duty fog. (DeKalb, Illinois) (DeKalb, Illinois) (DeKalb, Illinois) (Sycamore Public Library, Sycamore, Illinois) (Sycamore, Illinois) Continue reading Frosty (& I’m not talkin’ snowman)