Month: October 2015

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Careful Getting up onto a waveboard isn’t something I’ve ever done (or, if I’m honest, that I’m ever likely to do) but I’m fairly sure it’s a lot harder than it looks. Advertisements

Under the bridge

There’s a small creek that crosses Negro Bar, emptying into what is now Lake Natoma — and was once a portion of the American River.  Nowadays the creek is mostly hidden amongst the trees and undergrowth, but it is visible in a few spots. One of these spots […]

A wicker basket

Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: (Extra)Ordinary I learned to knit as a teenager — just the basics, really.  Using a pair of needles borrowed from Mom and a motley assortment of her leftovers, I knit myself a garter stitch scarf in white, brown, and salmon pink.  Not colors […]

A man-made object

This post was inspired by Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge for last week. I’m not entering my post in the challenge because I couldn’t find a way to make the photo interesting! But I wanted to share the story behind the object I chose. When I take my walks […]

This must be the place

On my morning walks I’m pretty much guaranteed to see people riding bicycles, or running, or even sometimes walking like me.  But I especially enjoy spotting somebody out there doing their own thing — taking the time to stop and breathe and enjoy being outdoors.  And I’m happy […]

Happy Trails

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Happy Place.” I often have a hard time dragging myself out of bed early in the morning, or pulling myself together enough to leave the house.  But man, is it worth it!  I can get lucky enough to watch […]

musings of a frequent flying scientist

Rantings Of A Third Kind

The Blog about everything and nothing and it's all done in the best possible taste!

The Geeky Gaeilgeoir

Musings on, and sometimes in, the Irish language

Street Photography

Straßenfotografie • Beobachtungen am Wegesrand


If you don't look around once in a while, you might miss it - Ferris Bueller's Day Off

What's (in) the picture?

Finding the story - Chris Breebaart Photography

Salle de Shoot - Photographie

Dealer d'histoires photographiques

The NorCal Hiker

Exploring California, one trail at a time

An Appetite For Beauty

'Beauty is truth, truth beauty,'—that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.

Alois Absenger


Christine J Randall

writing fantasy for your entertainment

The Photographer Smiled...

... when she finally got the picture

Parkway Blog

An American River Parkway Preservation Society Weblog

Daily Feline Wisdom

Wise cats help you be more like them

phppi street photography

In this blog I will cover all your questions on street photography and cityscape photography

The Shower of Blessings

Giving and Receiving Blessings

Back Garden Moths

Photographing and Recording The Moths of A Staffordshire Garden


Hiking. Photos. MYOG. Ultralight Gear. Thoughts. Out in the woods.

Footloose Forever

Travel Diary of A Wandering Mind

The Way I Am

Live everyday as if it was your last

The Journey of My Left Foot (whilst remembering my son)

I have Malignant Melanoma, my son had Testicular Cancer

All images © I-Shan Lin


✿Life Somewhere and Inbetween✿

Friendly Fairy Tales

Fairy Tales and Poetry Celebrating Magic and Nature for Kids of all Ages


Decades of her words.

Sauce Box

Never get lost in the Sauce


Spinnos Emmanuil

Laidback Gardener

Welcome to Larry Hodgson’s world

Joshi Daniel Photography

Images of People Photoblog

Third Time Lucky! I conquered Wordpress...