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Two Shawl Things

So I know I’ve mentioned my huge pile of unblogged projects. I’m trying to get through them again. I wouldn’t usually share them on Monday because I reserve that day for pictures I’ve taken myself. Not the ones my husband

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Random

Sometimes, I take a bunch of pictures but I’m not really happy with any of them. The better ones just end up hanging out in their folder. And then, sometimes, I plan on taking lots of pictures but only get

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I Made Them Walk

I usually plan at least one or two special outings for the girls when they have the week off. It’s usually something like a museum followed by some sort of treat from somewhere new to us. I couldn’t find the

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No Birds

That first time I went out in the snow this winter, I had the wide angle lens on. There were birds everywhere and I couldn’t get a decent picture. Since then, I’ve been using my telephoto lens. Since then, there

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Blizzard

It snowed again yesterday but these are from a week ago. I didn’t really trust the weather warnings and went for a walk in the storm. Visibility was awful and even though it wasn’t very cold, the wind was rather

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V’s Artwork

One of V’s Christmas gifts was a pour paint set. The paint came premixed in tubes, 32 colors, I think. And then she had a set of 8″x8″ canvasses. The size is perfect for doing at home with minimal messes.

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Flowers Part 2

This is the same bouquet as last week. I watched it all week, making sure it had all the water it needed. The roses wilted and dried up, their colors more saturated. Meanwhile the leaves didn’t change at all. I

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Flowers

Flowers are one of my favorite subjects. I don’t photograph them as much as I would want because I fear it might get boring. Same thing over and over. But it’s been a while so I figured I could indulge

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Midtown

Manhattan was relatively quiet last week, like it’s been for months. And even though I’m not exactly a huge fan of crowds, it’s still a little sad. Like the city has been abandoned, which it kind of has been. No

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Teenager

So I have an actual teenager today. How did that happen? She’s almost as tall as me, wearing braces and the same shoe size as me, and growing out her bangs. She hardly ever lets me take her picture anymore.

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