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Normal Day ft. Fotos

(Before I begin the slideshow, here’s some optional but highly relevant background music you might not have listened to since 2009.)

Here’s the view out my kitchen window: 626 more words


Thursday, February 5, 2014.

I can see the Alhambra from my house.

Well, kind of. I can see the fábrica de Alhambra- the brewery that produces Alhambra beer, local pride in a green bottle. 1,213 more words


Monday, January 26th, 6:19pm Central

Dear family and friends, I’ve made it into the sky above Texas. I left the house twelve hours ago with my mom and now I’m seated in row 33 of a seven-seat-wide plane nine hours from Madrid. 722 more words

Wide-Eyed Wanderer: Kyoto

For the first time since I went digital, I have no zoom lenses – and it’s one of the most liberating travel experiences I’ve ever had. 443 more words


Cold and Colder

Like much of the country, Denver’s high temperatures were in single digits this week.  So when my hubby, out of town since last weekend, mentioned that he had turned the heat off in our Denver apartment before he left town because the furnace was acting up, I was a little worried. 683 more words


“Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.”

Yippee! It is a deck day, warm and lovely. Summer just isn’t ready to leave yet, and I’m glad. Both doors are open and the air smells like cut grass. 307 more words