Monthly Archives: February 2012

Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 25)

I took this photo in Honduras at night.  I liked the colors against the blackness of the night.

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Happy Friday!

On my walk today I saw these flowers and this cute ladybug.  It was a delightful way to start the weekend.  Have a wonderful weekend everyone!

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Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 24)

This photo was taken in Honduras.  I was a bit hesitant about getting too close, but I loved the colors of the wasp and flower.

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Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 23)

Unfortunately, I don’t know the name of this bird.  I spotted him along the Zambezi River and thought he was cute.  I loved his knobby knees.  The guide may have told us the name, however I went on this cruise two … Continue reading

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A once in a lifetime experience

The best bath I have ever experienced was in Zambia.  We were staying at a place 3 kilometers from Victoria Falls.  Our room was completely open in the front. I couldn’t see the falls, but I could hear them.  I was … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 22)

During our river cruise on the Zambezi we stopped on this little island to enjoy a cocktail and watch the sunset.  It was somewhat intimidating being on this island since we had seen elephants, hippos, and crocodiles all along the … Continue reading

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Yippie! It survived

The other day I wandered by the mimosa tree that I recently discovered in my neighborhood.  I was worried that the last two snowstorms would destroy the wonderful yellow flowers.  However it is still blooming!  Every time I see these … Continue reading

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Easy Rider

The next movie on my AFI top 100 films is Easy Rider, written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Terry Southern.  Hopper directed the film and Fonda produced it.  The film, released in 1969, was a box office hit and … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (Feb. 21)

A view of Barcelona from the top of Park Guell.

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H! Photo Challenge: Hiding

This is my first time joining Frizztext’s “A-Z Archive” photo challenge.  Here is my interpretation for the letter H: Hiding.  We saw this crocodile along the Chobe River in Botswana.  Not only was he hard to spot since he blended … Continue reading

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