Festival of Leaves, The Finale!

Our neighbours, who are across the street from us, have the best display of fall color in the entire neighbourhood. The other trees along the road have already shed most of their leaves. On a walk through town I saw this. Leaves reflected in the glass door. Thank goodness for my cell phone camera to…

LAPC#170 Street Art for a good cause.

6731 Main Street in Stouffville Ontario has something going on in front of the house. But what is it? I stopped my car and got out to take a look. As I looked inside the “rooms” I realized this was an extraordinary creation for Halloween! Here are some of the haunting things I saw. I…

Street Art LAPC #170

This week’s challenge from Patti at Pilotfishblog is Street Art. Here are some views of street art in the East London Borough of Hackney. Just this week I found some delightful street art right on the main street of the town near where we live. Each of these little “pet rocks” had been painted and…

Festival of Leaves 2021

This year we have had many autumn days of above average temperatures and I have enjoyed those. There has also been quite a bit of rain and cloud on those warmer days. At least that is how it seems to me. The autumn colors are somewhat muted this year with fewer reds and bright oranges….

When the sun comes up!

At 7am the sun was not fully up and a thick mist was on the farmer’s field. But by 7:30 am it was a different scene!

What is Ordinary?: LAPC #169

It was just an ordinary day. I was in Grade 9 and I was thinking about the sandwich I had made for lunch. Then the Vice Principal opened the door to our classroom. “Everyone down to the Assembly hall. There is an important announcement. ” We all packed up our books and marched down to…

Autumn: The Chipmunks prepare for winter!

The autumn leaves are changing color and falling to the ground. But that is not the only sign that Autumn is here. The Chipmunks are busy! They hibernate in their underground homes for the winter. Now you can see them filling their cheeks with seeds and nuts which they take down to their lairs to…

Curvy or Arches

This is my response to Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Curvy or Arches! The fine curve of a horse’s neck. This may be my favorite curve of all.

Seen Better Days LAPC #168

This week Lens Artist Tina of Travels and Trifles invites us to look for photos of things and places that have “seen better days.” I knew where I would look for photos. First of all, our trip to Cambodia and the ruins at Angkor. And finally a reminder that some find themselves on hard times…