Posts Tagged: outside

WEB2006 Dec 07 001

Flashback Friday: Family Adventures

Yesterday my three kids and I had an adventure walking and climbing around Ficklen Island, in Fredericksburg.  It’s a small brushy, rocky piece of land in the Rappahannock River, separated from the shore only by a creek and the remains

WEB2006 Dec 07 001

Flashback Friday: Family Adventures

Yesterday my three kids and I had an adventure walking and climbing around Ficklen Island, in Fredericksburg.  It’s a small brushy, rocky piece of land in the Rappahannock River, separated from the shore only by a creek and the remains

exhilarating decision

embarrassingly late bedtime last night (thinking extremely overused thoughts): I really ought to exercise more. pause (again thinking nothing new): Why don’t I just get up before Robert and walk around the neighborhood? pause (answering myself): I don’t know. I can’t

exhilarating decision

embarrassingly late bedtime last night (thinking extremely overused thoughts): I really ought to exercise more. pause (again thinking nothing new): Why don’t I just get up before Robert and walk around the neighborhood? pause (answering myself): I don’t know. I can’t

post storm rainbow

We thought we were going to go out to see a movie Thursday night. And I wanted to get my weekly grocery shopping done early because Saturday is looking like a stay at home day.  But suddenly we were slammed

post storm rainbow

We thought we were going to go out to see a movie Thursday night. And I wanted to get my weekly grocery shopping done early because Saturday is looking like a stay at home day.  But suddenly we were slammed

I’m on another CT!

I’m excited to have been invited to be on Trixie Scraps’ Creative Team.  Here’s my most recent layout using her kit Spring Meadow.  You can see it in the Trixie Scraps gallery HERE or click on the layout to visit

I’m on another CT!

I’m excited to have been invited to be on Trixie Scraps’ Creative Team.  Here’s my most recent layout using her kit Spring Meadow.  You can see it in the Trixie Scraps gallery HERE or click on the layout to visit

another template: another trip to Ginter Gardens

I seem to be attracted to layout templates lately.  Maybe because they speed up the scrapping process.  I won’t always use them because I feel like they are kind of cheating, but right now I’ve got a lot of things

another template: another trip to Ginter Gardens

I seem to be attracted to layout templates lately.  Maybe because they speed up the scrapping process.  I won’t always use them because I feel like they are kind of cheating, but right now I’ve got a lot of things

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Project 365 Day 115

I’m posting out of order because I almost forgot Monday’s photos.  This what parts of my lawn look like right now.  I love these flowers. I don’t have much to say about the flowers or spring though.  I am working

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Project 365 Day 115

I’m posting out of order because I almost forgot Monday’s photos.  This what parts of my lawn look like right now.  I love these flowers. I don’t have much to say about the flowers or spring though.  I am working

Project 365 Day 41

The Scrapgirls photo club challenge this week is to take a landscape photo in portrait orientation. aperture priority f/5.6 ISO100 55mm

Project 365 Day 41

The Scrapgirls photo club challenge this week is to take a landscape photo in portrait orientation. aperture priority f/5.6 ISO100 55mm

Project 365 Day 27 Snow!

Like much of the east coast yesterday, we got rain, sleet, and snow.  Not a lot here in Virginia, but the sticky wet snow clung to the branches and tree trunks, and all day today it has been falling off. 

Project 365 Day 27 Snow!

Like much of the east coast yesterday, we got rain, sleet, and snow.  Not a lot here in Virginia, but the sticky wet snow clung to the branches and tree trunks, and all day today it has been falling off. 

Project 365 Day 19

the western sky viewed from my front yard at 5:15 p.m. today aperture priority f/14  ISO 200 55mm white balance, I think, was cloudy (My camera file info only records auto or manual white balance, not the specific setting.  Grr.)

Project 365 Day 19

the western sky viewed from my front yard at 5:15 p.m. today aperture priority f/14  ISO 200 55mm white balance, I think, was cloudy (My camera file info only records auto or manual white balance, not the specific setting.  Grr.)

Project 365 Day 18

We woke up to a winter wonderland today.  The branches are beautifully coated with ice, and icicles hang down everywhere. aperture priority f/14 and ISO200, and severely cropped in PSE

Project 365 Day 18

We woke up to a winter wonderland today.  The branches are beautifully coated with ice, and icicles hang down everywhere. aperture priority f/14 and ISO200, and severely cropped in PSE