Lordy, Lordy, who is 40?

In 1974 Disney made Herbie Rides Again, The Bears and I, The Castaway Cowboy and The Island at the Top of the World (I haven't heard of most of these)... ...came movies I have heard of like The Godfather: Part II, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles, Chinatown, The Exorcist, The Great Gatsby …

My Birthday Challenge

A year ago, I posted this list of photos I challenged myself with, to accomplish by my birthday. I had to make some substitutions, but I finished the challenge. Balloons | Little Princess | Swan subbed to Flamingo | Waterfall | Something New | Favorite Footwear | Butterfly | Purple | Rainbow | Puddle Jumping …

3rd Week of RAOK

Mr B and I left coloring books in waiting rooms at the hospital (a lady from work also gave us 5 to pass out) and we went back up to the occupied floor last for him to hand one to the boy there | Gave out a Blessing Bag to a man that was asking …

Week 2 of Gratitude Month

It is really about kindness, but it is also about fulfilling one of my life lists and giving out 40 gifts for my 40th. Random Acts of Kindness was just a way better way to go about it. =) It was a slow week, but I have huge plans coming up. I wanted to mention …

Experimenting with Aperture

I played around with Manual Mode for a little while. But then one day the pictures started coming out too bright. I couldn't for the life of me understand how to change the settings. Every time I found a blog post on how to use Manual Mode, it always pertained to a Canon camera and …

Pops of Yellow Everywhere

There is this place in Albuquerque, by the river, called Bachechi Open Space. There are trails, wetlands, a nursery. A very lovely place, especially this time of year. That might just be one of my favorite places. I had last Friday off, due to the fact I had wanted a 3 day weekend to clean …

Week 1 of Gratitude Month

4 granola bars around the indoor soccer arena | Payed it forward at Target (had to explain that one to the cashier, no one was behind us to see if she did it) | Took our Halloween candy, with some granola bars added to it, to the orthodontist for the Troops | Left a Lego …