Sometimes your body just gives in and today is one of those. There is a bug going around and I am out for the count – sipping down ginger/lemon/honey teas with my trusty nursemaid beside me : ) *On the … Continue reading
…city hall with brush stroked sky…taken with the sigma
So, it arrived yesterday(!) and here are some shots I took this morning. I’m still getting use to it. It’s much chunkier, heavier and more substantial than any of my other lenses. Looking forward to see what I can do … Continue reading
Nap time at the grandparent’s after scouring the kitchen for crumbs and the obligatory try at raiding the trash bin. And yet she looks so innocent and cuddly. #don’tbefooled #sneakycute
I was once asked, “Rolling Stones or Beatles?” My answer was: Bowie. Love him. Happy Monday!
While surfing the net, I came across this lovely documentary clip of master gardener Piet Oudolf. It reminded me of my visit a few years ago to the Serpentine Gallery in London for Peter Zumthor’s Summer Pavilion, landscaped by Oudolf. … Continue reading
…from the ballpark, and above the Bay Bridge. *hover over image and click to advance slideshow
One of my favorite things to make for special occasions is an ice cream cake. This time for a family birthday tonight. It is really simple but so delicious. All you have to do is plan a little ahead and … Continue reading
A very nice sunny spring day with tulips, ice cream and my little pumpkin : ).
Ombre sky…and the first day in about a month where I have had a breather. A good day for a swim and to recharge.
I got back from NY to find my tax refund had arrived : ). So, I decided to spend some of it on a new upgraded lens for my Nikon. It’s a Sigma 30mm. I can hardly wait for it … Continue reading
I headed over to the Whitney Museum to check out the Biennial right before heading for the airport this weekend. I whipped through pretty quickly but I must say that I was pretty underwhelmed. Here are some (mainly fiber related) highlights … Continue reading
Some shots from the air and midtown Manhattan…
Spring peeking through the bare branches at Madison Park, and the iconic Flatiron and Chrysler Buidlings.
Taken at the Dutch Queen Wilhelminia Garden in Golden Gate Park. I especially love the poppies! Happy Spring!