Monthly Archives: July 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge: FRESH

That they are, fresh from the oven, on their cooling rack! You’d better believe these scones first were, then were no more, in about two inhalations of a bite each. But they’re also fresh in another, more important sense. They’re … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Dessert, Food, Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: The Golden Hour

Well, peeps, this is about as good as it gets. We don’t get GOLD in New England these days, early or late. We don’t get sun, hardly. Mostly we don’t even get dry! So a day that’s not actually raining … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Sunset | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: NOSTALGIA (2)

Old-fashioned flowers in old-fashioned gardens trigger childhood memories. I never saw an impatiens when I was growing up. Now they seem to be ubiquitous. New Guinea conquers Long Island shrubberies! No, I grew up with flowers like cosmos and zinnias, and … Continue reading

Posted in Childhood, Color, Flowers, Gardens, Memories, Nature, Photography, Summer | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: NOSTALGIA

Oh, for the days when I could wear these! Nothing like red shoes to lift feminine spirits! (And stiletto heels to rivet masculine eyes.) But alas, now it’s flats and worse than flats. Now it’s New Balance sneakers and walking shoes, … Continue reading

Posted in Color, Medical Matters, Photography, Women | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: COMPANIONABLE (2)

I’m always delighted by how many of you come to visit me here at A View from the Woods. But did you know that A View from the Woods has a companion? Touch2Touch is my companion blog. It has photos, yes, but … Continue reading

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