I am so over winter.  And snow.  Good grief, can it please be spring already?!?!  I took this shot as the icy layer of our most recent six to eight inches fell on Sunday.  I’d be much happier if the snow melted away into spring. You Might Also Enjoy: Other Winter Posts Other Spring Posts […]

The Sea Life Aquarium in Kansas City opened about a year ago, but we just had a chance to visit for the first time over Spring Break this past week.  For a town as hopelessly landlocked as Kansas City, the aquarium was nice, but it was outrageously expensive for the experience.  I’d like to go […]

Ben is following the directions on the mat by the back door, “Wipe Your Paws.”  Good boy!  Thanks for keeping the snow outside! You Might Also Enjoy: Ready to Shovel the Front Walk One Thing, Three Ways:  Ben One Thing, Three Ways:  Making Dog Biscuits The Meadow on the Hill at Dusk Finally, a Great […]

Fellow photoblogger, Carol Welsh, takes amazing photos of flowers, especially roses.  This effort pales in comparison, but I wanted to practice one last time on my birthday roses. You Might Also Enjoy: Bad Kitty! Birthday Roses Carol Welsh’s Blog:  Flowers, Trees & Other Such Gifts of Nature

I used an umbrella to shield my camera from the snow when I took this latest round of snow shots as the snow started falling last night.  When I set the umbrella down to take advantage of a covered part of my house, I was struck by the irony of needing an umbrella to protect […]

This was the first time we tried the Stuffed French Toast cupcake from Cupcake a la Mode.  It’s a vanilla cupcake filled with cream  cheese icing and topped with a swirl of maple cinnamon butter cream and a sprinkle of powdered sugar. You Might Also Enjoy: Other Cupcake Posts It’s My Birthday

Yesterday, fellow Kansas Citian and photoblogger, Lindy, posted a creative shot of a vase full of daffodils in the snow.  Today, we had yet another snow storm.  Inspired by Lindy, I hauled the vase of daffodils from my kitchen table to my deck. What do you think? You Might Also Enjoy: First Day of Spring […]