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A Photo a Week Challenge: Focal Point

“Butterfly Garden”, Mounds State Park, Indiana

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Being One With Nature at the Allondon Nature Reserve

If you consider yourself an outdoorsy, nature person, then the the Allondon is the place for you. That’s not to say that I’m not that kind of person but my experience outside is always marred by an unexpected attack by a vicious army of mosquitos! 206 more words

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Fort Tilden - A photographers dream in the Rockaways

There are few places in New York City that can combine the beauty of the Atlantic Ocean with the deep historic roots that permeate throughout the five boroughs.   556 more words

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Sneaking In and Settling Down

Here are three more stone women that I plan to take to the grotto in Lorimer Park – I think I’ll go tomorrow afternoon. I don’t want anyone to see me putting them in place, so it’s best to go when the park is less busy. 127 more words


Boozy Picnic (Pique-nique)

Picnic, or pique-nique, is of French origin, formed from piquer, the French for “to pick at food”.

It’s safe to say its meaning has slightly changed over the years; picnics nowadays can be as elaborate as you please. 238 more words



A cool retreat from the full summer sun at Saint Gaudens National Historic Site.



Tuesday morning we woke up to a full day in Warsaw that started with a proper hotel brekkie, as required when out travelling.

Then we headed out and about, starting with the Jewish neighborhood right next to our hotel, where there are memorials, museums and statues in memory of the Second World War and the Holocaust. 639 more words