Monthly Archives: April 2012

Weekly Photo Challenge – Together

This gallery was originally submitted in response to a WordPress photo challenge on the theme Together – two people or other things together. It has also been entered in response to a Weekly Travel Challenge by Ailsa at Wheresmybackpack on the theme of … Continue reading

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What the Heck is Homeostasis – And Where Do I Find It?

I think I was about ten years old the first time I walked through the model of the human heart at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia, and started to understand how things inside the body fit together – my next … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Sun

In the WordPress weekly photo challenge  this week’s topic is the Sun, “in all its glory” as part of the photo composition. (Sunsets were a previous challenge.) Because I have no lens filters, these entries show mostly raw white sunlight, but they … Continue reading

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Diet, Diet, Who’s Got the Diet?

One of my retirement resolutions is to get better control of my health.  This includes sleep, diet, exercise – the whole shootin’ match.  The sleep is better already, now that I don’t wake up several times each night, thinking I’ve … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Two Subjects

Word Press has a weekly photo challenge – this week’s topic is “Two Subjects,” meaning two subjects are part of the photo composition.  This is my first time trying this, but I came up with a few entries. Today, while … Continue reading

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Delaware River Sojourn Travelogue

My beloved is always looking for a new river to paddle.  I tend to be a still-water kind of gal myself, but I’m game for a river paddle when I’m in experienced company.  We grew up near the Delaware River, yet … Continue reading

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