Monthly Archives: January 2012

Aperture Experiment

I’ve always had a point and shoot camera.   Those cameras had one control for auto, close-up, landscape…etc.   I’ve never given a  thought about aperture, shutter, or ISO.    Now I have a new DSLR,  I want to learn manual settings.   I’ve … Continue reading

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My New Camera

I HAVE NEW CAMERA!!!!   I told my hubby a couple days ago that I’m ready for a DSLR.   Because he’s good to me, he said OK.   He even said he wanted me to get a professional grade camera.  Yeah for … Continue reading

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My Wintertime Blues

So, because I’m not doing anything except sitting on the couch trying to breathe, I wrote a poem titled “My Wintertime Blues”.   I think this describes how I feel. It’s winter time, and with that comes the blues, just me … Continue reading

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Smashing Good Weekend

Even though I have a raging head cold, we still managed to have a good weekend.  My daughter was away at a  church retreat named “Ignite” weekend.   She came home today.   She is tired, but she had fun.      … Continue reading

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Home-Made Cure All

I’ve been trying to fight some kind of winter-induced  germy crud the last few days.   When I woke up this morning, I knew the crud had taken up residence in my sinus cavities.   Yeah….yuck!!!   When this happens I crave hot, … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

In the spring and summer, I am an outdoorsy kind of person.   Winter is my time to hibernate with a book (on my new Kindle) and enjoy inside time.   However, when I woke up this morning, I knew that I … Continue reading

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Potatoes On Wheels

Lately, I haven’t been cooking like I should.    I’ve been doing just enough cooking to get by.   I’ve made Hamburger Helper, spaghetti, and other one-pot meals.   I can live on this kind of food for awhile, but it just doesn’t … Continue reading

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