the cat joins the dogs

i believe they are thinking, “whatcha makin’?” These three belong to my twin brother. Lucky guy!

putting his head in the wolf’s mouth

this photo is of ivy & me & blue. ¬†blue raised ivy from a kitten. ivy loves to play into the dog’s fur, piled high after brushings. the photographs below are of hobbes & blue…they are brothers. the Saab pack. blue helped raise hobbes up from a kitten. ¬†whenever they were outside together, hobbes would…

my son & Blue

In fields of gold. We got Blue when my son was 4 months old. They were born a month apart & my son, when he was old enough to talk, would say, “Blue & I are brothers” Blue grew into an old dog while my son remains a boy. We lost Blue in February. This…

saved evidence

if you don’t send them to camp…this is evidence of my daughter & I, playing. the photo was taken about 9 years ago. I have been informed that I don’t do anything with my children. I love when I am able to come up with examples of me doing exactly that. Summer vacation is very…

Mother Nature teaches art class

In the center of this amazing flower, my brother told me it’s name, of which I’ve forgotten (shock!), is a spot of navy blue. Navy blue followed by a ring of dark red…well, everyone should know that red & blue make purple, but to have nature show us how it comes to be, is such…

Coca~cola and it’s many forms

Most New England states still have redemption centers for turning in bottles & cans for a nickel. Vermont still does. That is where I am from. A very small town, Montpelier. It’s the state’s capital. My father was the towns the eye doctor. When I would walk beside my father, 90% of the people we…

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I never liked the game. Whether I went to hide or I had to find. I was always worried if i hid myself away, the seeker would go inside & watch t.v. & I would never be found, or no one would bother. If I was the seeker, I thought the hiders would turn into…

ice does fall & the damage it does

my brother’s car was crushed under falling ice. which was wonderful in his case, it was headed for the dump before the ice crushed it