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November 19, 2017: Solstice Challenge – The Oxford Compact Dictionary and Solstice Star

Rather strange title for a Solstice challenge, eh?  Words have always been important in our household and some years ago, I managed to find the two book Oxford Compact Dictionary set (sans magnifying glass) for my wife.  It’s used frequently … Continue reading

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November 18, 2017: Candles Under Glass (Updated with the image)

  Today’s image is titled “Candles Under Glass”.  The candles are battery operated and complemented with LED lights under glass domes.  In the background is part of an “alphabet rug” from our time in Berlin, Germany in the late 1970’s. … Continue reading

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September 7, 2017: A Fiery Full Moon in a Ring of Trees on a Cool September Early Morn

For the past 10 days or so, the atmosphere over our part of Puget Sound has been smoky, the air full of ash from the forest fires to the north, east, and south of us.  As you drive around, every … Continue reading

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August 7, 2017: Smoky Moon Rise

For the past week or so, the Puget Sound region of Washington State has been under a pall of smoke from forest fires in British Columbia, Canada and parts of Washington State.  While the air is hazy from the smoke … Continue reading

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January 23, 2017: Skeletal Nikon F4 Body – the Story behind my PTSD Cauldron Image

A few months ago I ordered a “broken” F4 body for one specific component…the lens mount on the front of the body.  My goal was to make a custom Nikon F mount on a 4×5 view camera lens board to allow any … Continue reading

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January 8, 2017: Recycled “Soda” Bottles

While recycling is part of our daily routine, sometimes we acquire products made from recycled materials that have all the elements that excite us (Function and Form as well as being aesthetically pleasing).  And, if the recycled products also provide … Continue reading

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December 28, 2016: Solstice Hearts

Over the years we have picked up, and made, many different types of heart decorations for Solstice decorating, whether on the tree or elsewhere in the house.  They’re among our favorites.  Here are a few of the many…

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