With a final score of 13-2, the Boston Red Sox really outplayed the Kansas City Royals on Father’s Day at The “K.”  This is one of two runs scored by Pedroia. On Today’s Date in the Past: Relaxed Mouser Gnome

Last winter we had one small dusting of snow, a far cry from the several snow falls accumulating to several inches which is normal here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA.  Unfortunately, the unseasonably warm winter melted into an unseasonably dry spring delivering one of the worst droughts I’ve seen in the years I’ve lived here.  But things to be different this […]

As a friend recently asked, “What is it about December that brings out the ‘year in review recaps’ and ‘predictions’ in all of us?”  I don’t know the answer, but I do feel myself being sucked in.  Because the “A to Z” series I incorporated into my 365+1 photo blogging project has been so well received, I thought I’d […]

As a friend recently asked, “What is it about December that brings out the ‘year in review recaps’ and ‘predictions’ in all of us?”  I don’t know the answer, but I do feel myself being sucked in.  Because the “A to Z” series I incorporated into my 365+1 photo blogging project has been so well received, I thought I’d […]

Between triple digit temperatures and no rain, this summer has been a hot, crispy one here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA.  I love taking photos outside and found it difficult to get out as often in the extreme heat this month.  Fortunately I got to spend a few days in both Toronto and Dallas (where it was surprisingly cooler than […]

My dear friend Michelle is battling ALS, a gruesome, fatal disease for which there is no cure.  This morning the kids and I walked in a 5K to raise money to research ALS as well as help Michelle and her family renovate their home and make it wheelchair accessible for her as her disease progresses. […]

My big, blond dog, mini shutterbug, and I try to take a walk up the hill to the meadow near our house in the evenings as often as possible.  Here are a few recent shots taken as the sun prepares to set for the day. What do you think?  Any tips for helping me take advantage […]