Monthly Archives: December 2011

The classic beauty that is Charleston, SC

A couple of days ago I had an email from tinalynne of Book Blob thanking me for giving them The Versatile Blogger Award.  She went on to say that she loved my post, https://photosfromtheloonybin.wordpress.com/2011/11/18/peace-and-tranquility/, about Charleston, SC and that it was exactly … Continue reading

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Mom, where’s the car?

It constantly amazes me how different the weather can be from year to year, and I don’t know what all of you think, but our weather is becoming more and more bizarre as time goes by.  Global warming?  Yup, I … Continue reading

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Gobble, Gobble, Gobble!!

The countdown is on!!  One week and counting (as of yesterday, when I wrote this) until Santa comes and we all get our turkey hangovers.  So, to celebrate I thought it would only be appropriate to post a picture that … Continue reading

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The Versatile Blogger Award

For the second time this week, I have been honoured with an award – this time the Versatile Blogger Award!  I am amazed and humbled by the attention that my little endeavour is receiving, and I want to thank both TBM and … Continue reading

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Sushi Anyone?

Warning!  This post is for mature audiences only.  Viewer discretion is advised. Since I was talking the other day about how funny my husband thinks he is, I decided to show you another side of his sense of humour.  Actually, … Continue reading

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Mystery Photo #4

Ok, photo detectives, it’s time once again to guess the mystery photo.  My oldest son got it right away, even though it is nothing from around or in our house, but I think this might be a lot less obvious … Continue reading

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Let the celebrations begin!!

Christmas shopping   Tree up and decorated   House decorated   Wrapping done  This is the moment I wait for every year – that feeling of relief when all of the major preparations for Christmas are done (and with time to spare).  Don’t get … Continue reading

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I received a Liebster Award!! How about that?

How do you explain what gives you joy? How can you make others understand why you do what you do? Sometimes it’s hard to put into words. My sons ask me all the time why I do this “blogging thing” … Continue reading

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Hey, I can see myself!

I think sometimes I embarrass my kids when I am in photography mode.  They are always telling me to stop stalking people.  Stalking?  I don’t stalk.  I just capture great moments, and if that means taking pictures of people that … Continue reading

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Ok, so it needs more than a few shingles!

The diagnosis is in – getting ready for Christmas fries brain cells!  I was so tired last night after shopping, cleaning and decorating (which included dealing with a very stubborn Christmas tree that refused to stand up straight) that I … Continue reading

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