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Quiet Corner

Other than when it was full of boxes as we were moving in, I didn’t take “before” photos of a quiet little corner in the library of the wall opposite the fireplace. It’s nestled just outside the kitchen, and I’m … Continue reading

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For Timmy, because it’s still your birthday month

I think of this shelf on my new built-ins as the Timmy Shelf. Not only are these children’s books (one of them a childhood favorite that you helped me find!), but a collection of some of my eggs sits next … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 437

Current Photo Friday theme: City In miniature.

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Photo Friday, No. 427

Current Photo Friday theme: Best of 2014 From the exhibit Wings of the City by artist Jorge Marín. (Click here to view larger version on black background.)

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Button Sunday

I found these buttons that I picked up at the Corcoran Gallery in Washington, D.C., in 1996. It was a cold October night when Amy, Tom, and I passed through the striking lion sculptures to go inside the museum and … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 423

Current Photo Friday theme: Park Boogie Woogie, 2014 sculptured saplings by artist Patrick Dougherty Art in the Park Hermann Park, Houston, Texas

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Photo Friday, No. 420

Current Photo Friday theme: Blissful An offering to the Coffee Angel. From the exhibit Wings of the City by artist Jorge Marín.

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Photo Friday, No. 418

Current Photo Friday theme: Translucent

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100 Happy Days: 51

There’s a wide median running the length of Heights Boulevard, and it currently features a number of sculptures as part of a public art installation called “True North.” Of course it’s no surprise which of the sculptures appealed to me. … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 42

More mail! The origami butterfly is from Renee the Beautiful Dog of St. Louis, made by her person Rob just for me. Thank you Rob and Renee! And the post card is another from Marika, who says that Branson traffic … Continue reading

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