Monthly Archives: November 2016

Macro Moments Challenge: Week 21

Congratulations to Light and Shadows– https://alipatoblog.wordpress.com/ for last week’s winning photo, “Stitchwort”– https://alipatoblog.wordpress.com/2016/11/23/stitchwort-macro-moments-challenge-week-20/ I’ve had some trouble saving the links, so if they don’t work for you, please copy or type the URL into your address bar. The flower is … Continue reading

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It’s Not This Time of Year Without …..

Turkey!!  Got to spend Thanksgiving with our little grand-niece, Ellie, and she had her first taste of turkey!  In response to the Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge “It’s Not This Time of Year Without…”  https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/time-of-year/  

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Macro Moments Challenge: Week 20

Congratulations to “The Only Deadhead in the Hameau” https://theonlyd800inthehameau.com/, for winning last week’s challenge, “Broaden Your Scope”, with his wonderful photo of “Madame’s model elephants”.  He really discovered what can be achieved using the macro lens for more general, all … Continue reading

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Abracadabra

My submission to Magic

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My Butterfly Quest-A Catepillar!

If you have been following my blog for awhile, you know that over the summer I planted some butterfly-friendly flowers to attract butterflies to my yard.  My friend gave me several small milkweed plants, food for monarchs, which I painstakingly … Continue reading

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Macro Moments Challenge: Week 19-Broaden Your Scope

Congratulations to snaphappi, at https://snaphappi.wordpress.com/, for winning this week’s challenge with her lovely, photo of a Southern Grass-Dart butterfly. Please pay snaphappi a visit and view her work. https://snaphappi.wordpress.com/2016/11/10/macro-moments-challenge-week-18/ For this week’s challenge I am going to try something a little different. The theme of … Continue reading

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Super Perigree Moonrise

Tonight’s Super Perigree moonrise.  It is the largest and brightest moon since 1948!  

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The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge-Tiny

Some examples of tiny from my macro files, for The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge “Tiny”-  https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/tiny-2016/      

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Letter to my American friends

Originally posted on Estelea's Blog:
I am writing this post today because I feel your pain so much . For some reasons the results of your elections drove me back to the Paris terrorist attacks. The shock was so brutal,…

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Macro Moments Challenge: Week 18

Welcome to Macro Moments Challenge: Week 18 and  thank you to everyone who entered last week’s challenge.  Also, thank you to everyone who voted in the Week 16 “People’s Choice Awards” challenge.  You can find out who won here https://musinwithsusan.com/2016/11/09/macro-moments-the-peoples-choice-and-the-week-16-winner-is/ Congratulations to … Continue reading

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