Francine In Retirement
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WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: ENVELOPED

May 15, 2015

BY WATER   “In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans; in one aspect of  You are found all the aspects of existence.” ― Kahlil Gibran BY FIRE       The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. Plutarch The most […]

WORDLESS WEDNESDAY – LIFE GOES ON

May 6, 2015

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ― Robert Frost Psalm 37:25  I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken or his children begging for bread.   BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

PINK FUN

May 5, 2015

CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE: PINK  Click on below link to take part and see other entries. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

CEE’S ODD BALL PHOTO CHALLENGE – 2015 – WEEK 18

May 3, 2015

For Cee’s ODD BALL PHOTO CHALLENGE this week I choose to show some of the odd things I found in a bicycle shop a few years ago. See how many odd things you can find that you wouldn’t expect to see in this kind of shop. Hint: Look in the background of some photos.   […]

FROM THIS TO THIS

May 2, 2015

I love taking photos, as a hobby. I usually don’t perform any editing except to brighten or convert my photos to sepia or black and white. I was playing around with Photo Shop and this is what happened during my experiment. What do you think? FROM THIS TO THIS BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

TRAVEL THEME: YOUNGTERS

May 2, 2015

TRAVEL . . . TO THE BEACH KIDS KORNER! Pittsburgh has Three Rivers, but no beach.  What a joy for the children to arrive at Point State Park in downtown Pittsburgh to fine this man-made beach just for them. This post was created for Where’s my backpack? Travel Theme Challenge: Youngters.  Click on highlighted for more […]

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: INTRICATE

May 1, 2015

NATIVE AMERICAN ART While visiting the Cameron Trading Post in Cameron Arizona, I had the opportunity to witness the art of rug weaving in action with rug weaver Elsie Gander as she weaves Navajo rugs demonstrating this intricate art. As well as beautifully detailed Hopi Kachina dolls by carvers such as Touchoney Slim.  Plus an […]

POEM IN YOUR POCKET DAY – APRIL 30TH

April 30, 2015

A fellow blogger in her blog post, reminds us that “Poem In Your Pocket” is on April 30, 2015.  She invites us to share a poem with those we know.  Visit her blog for more information. Click here. I took this photo at the finish line of the Pittsburgh Marathon a few years ago. I’m sure this runner […]

THE CHINESE CLASS ROOM

April 29, 2015

Nationality Room at the University of Pittsburgh  If you ever visit the city of Pittsburgh, you must visit the Nationality Rooms at the University of Pittsburgh.  I took these photos on one of my many visits here.   BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE: CARS

April 28, 2015

HERE A CAR THERE A CAR EVERYWHERE A CAR Click on photo to see larger image. Please click on the link in photo below for how to participate in this challenge and see other entries. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

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