Category Archives: Photography

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West Point Cadets Performing at Governors Island

A few weeks ago we took a trip to Governors Island in New York City.  Even though I was born and raised in New York City, this was my first visit to island.  Governors Island used to be a military base.  It was closed by the Coast Guard in 1996, and the Federal Government sold…

The Great Nature Project Needs Your Pictures

Bison seen at Six Flags Great Adventure Safari

As a part of its 125th birthday celebration, the National Geographic Society is hosting the Great Nature Project. This interactive photo project lasts from September 21 through 29, 2013. The goal of the project, and of Nation Geographic as a whole, is to encourage people to explore and celebrate the world around them. The Great…

National Geographic’s Photo Contest For Kids

Winning photo entry of the National Geographic International Photography contedt for kids in 2011

In the last century, National Geographic has showcased the talents of some of the world’s best photographers. Now, they are offering kids a chance to show off their skills with their 6th Annual International Photography Contest for Kids. This photo competition is done in cooperation with the US version of National Geographic Kids, and ten…

February Photo-A-Day Photography Challenge – Self Portrait


So I’ve decided to participate in a photography challenge.  More specifically, the February Photo-A-Day Challenge.  I decided to join as a way to challenge myself to take more photos. Today’s challenge was to take a self portrait.  I don’t really like to have my picture taken because I think I come our horrible in photos,…

Wordless Wednesday: Kindergarten School Picture

Z School Picture

I picked up Z.E.N. from school today and was pleasantly to find an envelope in his folder which contained his school pictures.  I wasn’t expecting them as we were told that they wouldn’t be delivered until next week. Z.E.N. loves to wear suits and opted to wear what he calls his “president suit” for picture…

Wordless Wednesday -The Face of Forty


I celebrated my fortieth birthday this weekend.  This is the face of forty.

Wordless Wednesday – Fresh Pickings

fresh garden vegetables tomatoes peppers

Tomatoes and Pepper from my our little vegetable garden. Linked up at 5 Minutes for Mom, Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday – I Just Wanna Play

Wordless Wednesday - Z.E.N.

Z.E.N. was not happy to hear that it was time to come inside.

Wordless Wednesday – At The Playground


Linked up at 5 Minutes for Mom, Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday – Moose Sculpture

Moose Sculpture - Atlanta GA

This photo was taken on the grounds of the Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Linked up at 5 Minutes for Mom, Wordless Wednesday