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The Record of Time Past

It used to be harder to record the passing of time. Before cameras were invented, we only had painted portraits to give us an idea of what our ancestors looked like, and really you only had portraits if your family was well off enough to afford it. Most of us have no idea what our ancestors looked like. Nowadays we can all record our lives with our smart phones that go everywhere with us. We…

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Abstract Pictures from a Blurry Week

The more I look for pictures to post to my blog the more I find myself seeing extraordinary pictures in ordinary things. If the goal is to enjoy the smaller things in life because life is made up of small moments, I’m getting better at seizing those moments to squeeze all of the joy out of life that I can get. This week my eye has seen a series of random and abstract…

Throwback Thursday – Nervously Looking for the Owner

Morgan and I snapped this picture this weekend. We both loved the car, and she claimed it as her own even as she nervously looked around for the real owner. She was a little worried about the reaction. Beautiful girl with a beautiful car. I think we need to stop feeding her so well. She’s almost as tall as I am now. Time to stretch myself upon a rack I suppose. I wonder…

A Snow Swarm

I’ve learned a lot about snow since moving to Colorado. We started our day out this morning with 30+ mph winds,  and snow just swirling and swarming around. I’ve seen the wind come through and blow snow off of roofs before, and it is an awesome sight. This morning is the first time that I’ve ever seen snow swirl like that where it looked like what I would imagine…

Parlay You Frenchy? WHAT?!? Cee’s Which Way Weekly Challenge – March 3, 2017

I had this really clever blog post for parlay, but I traded it for a 7 mile hike on the Mount Carbon trail at Bear Creek Park with the family today. Really, when I think of the world parlay, I remember my late father being a goober and trying to be funny on how he said can you speak French. Anyway, we’ve had an excellent day of hiking and a little bit too…