Tags » Small Towns

Saturday Morning

As I read a library book, the sky changes.  Light arrives, and grey colors, with some blue here and there.  The last Saturday in February.  Spring soon. 22 more words

Oostburg Wisconsin

The Famous Martinborough Fair

We trekked back to Martinborough on the Saturday morning to a busy Martinborough rugby ground. There were Caravans and Motorhomes for Africa. It was the day of the Fair so people had come from far and wide. 271 more words

Small Towns

Storytime in Small-Town Ontario

If anyone wants to know why Bowmanville, a historic town east of Toronto, is becoming so popular with young families, retirees and those in-between — many moving from big centres — the pictures below are one reason: 332 more words

A Good Home

February at the ballpark & I'm not talking spring training in Florida

ON A FEBRUARY AFTERNOON, sunshine heats the earth, slants shadows upon snow fallen fresh that morning. It is a rare day of respite from a too-cold winter in Minnesota and I am anxious to get outside. 335 more words

Two perspectives ~

The top photo, of a brick facade in downtown Paducah, Ky., is the original. The second one is with Photoshop’s anti-distortion feature applied (inexpertly). Not that either one of these photos is particularly good, but I’m not sure I prefer the “fixed” version, which I gather mimics the effect of a shift-tilt lens. Canon PowerShot S40.

Photography

Marie's Reading Thrillers: "Tips for Living" and "The Lying Game"

I always want to read thrillers and suspense in late winter.  It’s a great time of year to hunker down with books, and something about the cold and dark lends itself to darker stories.  286 more words

Book Reviews

A Break in Greytown

Greytown is one of those lovely little towns that just oozes charm and is full of history.

Click on an Image to see Hi Res… 303 more words

Campgrounds