Tag Archives: Black & White

Weekly Travel Theme: White

This week’s travel theme is ‘white’, in honour of the 30th anniversary celebrating the UN’s International Day of Peace (Friday September 21st).  Conceived of in 1981, it was first celebrated in 1982.  I do like the idea of “strengthening the ideals  … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Free Spirit

I grinned when ‘free spirit’ was issued as the Weekly Photo Challenge topic.  My mind immediately jumped to Riley.  Years ago I babysat his mom, and I’ve been shooting family pics for them since he was a baby.  (His mom has … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer

This week’s Photo Challenge asks us to post what signifies summer.  In Calgary & Southern Alberta, that can mean blazing hot sunny days, or ambling flakes of snow – sadly, I’m not kidding! As a child it meant school was … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Hands

I love hands – baby hands, big hands, holding hands, helping hands, elderly hands… the list goes on. According to Wikipedia “hands are the main structures for physically manipulating the environment, used for both gross motor skills (such as grasping … Continue reading

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Spring in Calgary – brown, blah or beautiful?

Calgarians have the best of a number of worlds – we’re the sunniest large city in the country. (Hamlets in Southern Alberta take top spot.)  Our winters are broken up with Chinooks.  There’s beautiful scenery, mountains nearby, a large amount … Continue reading

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