Weekly Photo Challenge: Treasure, Meet The Sidneys

In this week’s Photo Challenge, we are to post something that we treasure, something that is most important to us …..

Meet The Sidneys, my most treasured items.  The brown bear on the left is Sid2, short for Sidney the II.  He is a replacement bear for the original Sidney, the white bear on the right. The original Sidney was given to me by my first husband for my 18th birthday.

The Sidneys

I have slept with the original Sidney every night for about 24 years, repairing him all along as he started falling apart.   Continue reading


Daily Prompt: World’s Best Widget

Daily Prompt:  World’s Best Widget

You’ve been granted magical engineering skills, but you can only use them to build one gadget or machine. What do you build?

Photographers, artists, poets: show us MACHINES.

Given magical engineering skills, the one machine I would build would be a Divine Mirror.

This Divine Mirror would accurately reflect each subjects true divinity, revealing to them their amazing power, beauty and light.  As they gaze into this magical mirror, all their fears would melt away.  The self criticisms and self doubt that rob Joy of taking root in their hearts would instantly vanish.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Selfie


Weekly Photo Challenge:  Selfie

For this challenge, snap a selfie with your cameraphone or camera.  A selfie doesn’t have to be all about you; it can reveal much more, given the elements you choose to include.

Life is GoodThe above selfie was taken during a trip my boyfriend and I took in June of 2013 to Cambria, California and Hearst Castle.  It was a wonderful 2 night trip and our hotel was directly across the street from the magnificent Pacific Ocean. Continue reading