Tag Archives: Solstice

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 13, 2017: New Challenge – One Solstice Image a Day

My wife challenged me to publish one Solstice photograph each day (beginning today) through December 21, 2017. Yes, we unboxed / unpackaged / put all the Solstice holiday lights, decorations, and (two) trees up this weekend.  It’s been a rough … Continue reading

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December 29, 2016: A Solstice Sun and Seattle on our Tree

Our tree can only hold so many decorations yet each year we manage to festoon the tree with our favorite decorations including sun decorations and special ornaments we’re picked up as time as passed by.  Here’s Seattle and the Sun … 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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December 27, 2016: Crazy Solstice Lights in Disco

My son works at a guitar shop and the other night he came home with a “light machine” that projects colored lights that “pulse” to music being played.  You can change the settings  for different light patterns and it’s truly crazy … Continue reading

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December 27, 2016: Our Outside Solstice Tree

This year my wife wanted to do something outside for Solstice – a “tree” on the south side of the house, a tree that could be recreated each year, a tree that added brightness, cheer and warmth for those driving … Continue reading

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December 25, 2016: Merry “Catmas”!

There can be no other title our kitty “Magpie” caught in the moment. Technical Details:  iPhone 6, shot with Camera+; edited with Snapseed and Carbon

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