Saturday, June 5, 2010

A Study in White


Clockwise from top left: yarrow, blackberry, dewberry, mock orange, bluet, bindweed.

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Friday, June 4, 2010

Silhouette by Olivia. Oh yeah -- and by me

Excitement! Olivia will be posting pictures here more or less ... we might start with less but I'm working on talking her into more.


Olivia

Andi
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Thursday, June 3, 2010

This Little Light of Mine


Taken May 20, 2010.

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Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Busby Berkeley Comes to Brown County


Taken May 19, 2010.

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Tuesday, June 1, 2010

The Banks of the Wabash

Viewed by me (and the rest of the Old Broads) in Terre Haute this last weekend and performed to perfection by the Mills Brothers.

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Monday, May 31, 2010

How to deal with Mondays: Holiday Edition

A very pleasant and relaxing Memorial Day to all.

Both pictures taken May 16, 2010
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Sunday, May 30, 2010

Sunday Poetry Post

The end of school always seems topsy-turvy to me. Its sinking in with my kids that summer is beginning but recess is ending.
Photo of an anonymous student by an anonymous student.
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Mixed-Up School
by X J Kennedy

We have a crazy mixed-up school.
Our teacher Mrs. Cheetah
Makes us talk backwards. Nicer cat
You wouldn't want to meet a.

To start the day we eat our lunch,
Then do some heavy dome-work.
The boys' and girls' rooms go to us,
The hamster marks our homework.

At recess time we race inside
To don our diving goggles,
Play pin-the-donkey-on-the-tail,
Ball-foot or ap-for-bobbles.

Old Cheetah with a chunk of chalk
Writes right across two blackbirds,
And when she says, "Go home!" we walk
The whole way barefoot backwards.