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POTD: October Highlights

The only two things I seem to do with consistency is feed my kids and send a picture of the day to my sister….

From me to my sister:

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One of the only four good things about autumn.

Say what?

Say what?

Good foggy fall morning.

Good foggy fall morning.

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Jack’s jack-o-lantern

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The squirrels got here first….

I see you.

I see you.

autumn

This is what autumn looks like in Maine.

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Helloooooo

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The fall of amazing sunsets.

Throwback Thursday and a Happy Birthday!

Throwback Thursday and a Happy Birthday!

I heart NYC

I heart NYC

Leaves, shadow and me.

Leaves, shadow and me.

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Our kin.

A leprechaun and Oliver Queen.  Happy Halloween.

A leprechaun and Oliver Queen. Happy Halloween.

And just as you probably suspected, I'm bat shit crazy.

Just as you probably suspected, I’ve gone batty.  (Or bat shit crazy.  You decide.)

From my sister to me:

Ah, the start of the best month of the year.

Ah, the start of the best month of the year.

After the rain.

After the rain.

Hello, my pretty.

Hello, my pretty.

Fairy house in autumn.

Fairy house in autumn.

I see you, too!

I see you, too!

Remember these windmill cookies that we always had at gramma and grandpa's?  They are goooood!

Remember these windmill cookies that we always had at gramma and grandpa’s? They are goooood!

My old roller skates.  Just fit.

My old roller skates. Just fit.

A fairy leaf?

A fairy leaf?

From the outside looking in.

From the outside looking in.

First frost.

First frost.

Happy Birthday to me.

Happy Birthday to me.

The split maple a la chrome filter.

The split maple a la chrome filter.

I spy with my little eye...two sweet little spiders that have found the most perfect little house....

I spy with my little eye…two sweet little spiders that have found the most perfect little house.

Did you find them?

Did you find them?

Candy sorting.

Candy sorting.  The perfect end to a most perfect month.

Everyday is a celebration.  Document it.

Celebrate the day!  Let Scarlett Dalila show you the way.

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POTD: The Best September Had to Offer

September saw the end of summer (big sigh), the start of school (bigger sigh) and the beginning of cold weather (fall-to-the-floor wail). Here is September’s roundup:

From me to my sister:

Nothing says September like a cart full of school supplies.

Nothing says September like a cart full of school supplies.

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The only thing getting us through the night before the first day of school.

And so it begins....

And so it begins….

Dear Santa, this is all I want for Christmas.

Dear Santa, this is all I want for Christmas.

Nice, but they are not flip flops....

Nice, but they are not flip flops….

This guy is trying to tell us something.  I just don't know what.

This guy is trying to tell us something. I just don’t know what.

I spy with my little eye....

I spy with my little eye….

I feel like I am on an opposites segment of Sesame Street.

I feel like I am on an opposites segment of Sesame Street.

Paper lanterns make anything festive.

Paper lanterns make anything festive.

If I was fairy, I might like to live here.

If I was fairy, I might like to live here.

Close your eyes and throw a dart.

Close your eyes and throw a dart.

End of summer blues.

End of summer blues.

From cream to mauve.  Nothing gold can stay.

From cream to mauve. Nothing gold can stay.

From my sister to me:

Beginning of September....

Beginning of September….

Fairy house still standing.

Fairy house still standing.

The evil queen got to him first.  [I suspect this happened to my (Shoanna's) prince charming. Damn fool couldn't keep his head on long enough for me to kiss him.  Figures.]

The evil queen got to him first. [I suspect this happened to my (Shoanna’s) prince charming. Damn fool couldn’t keep his head on long enough for me to find and kiss him. Figures.]

Friends at last.

Friends at last.

There's a bat up there.

There’s a bat up there.  See it?  To the upper right of the moon.

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Apple picking time.

What did you say?

What did you say?

Fog

Fog

It's that time of year.

It’s that time of year.

Astro's turn at a shadow picture.

Astro’s turn at a shadow picture.

end of September.

end of September.

Good morning, moon.

Good morning, moon.

Harvest

Harvest

Crabapple sauce

Crabapple sauce

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POTD (Picture of the Day) February Highlights

From my sister to me:

and growing......

and growing……

Winter, it's about time you showed up

Winter, it’s about time you showed up.

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Peek.

This one is for Eloise's bed

This one is for Eloise’s bed.

Love rocks!

Love rocks!

Love bites!

Love bites!

Turkey tracks in the outback.

Turkey tracks in the outback.

Hoot-hoot-hoo-hoooooo!

Hoot-hoot-hoo-hoooooo!

While you were having fun in the sun, this is what I was doing earlier today.

While you were having fun in the sun, this is what I was doing earlier today.

Bald eagle right across the street!

Bald eagle right across the street!

A message from Teeny.

A message from Teeny.

From me to my sister:

Before the snow.

Before the snow.

2 old crows.

2 old crows.

Snow day.

Snow day.

No turkey tracks here.....

No turkey tracks here…..

Sunshine, here I come.

Warm weather, here I come.

Purple shutters are the best.

Purple shutters are the best.

Azure.

There are no words…..

Paddle boarding....my new love.

Paddle boarding….my new love.

No reason to stay since Matt's off today.

No reason to stay since Matt’s off today.

Loved you like a daydream....

Loved you like a daydream….

Well thanks JFK, don't mind if I do have a cupcake.

Well thanks JFK, don’t mind if I do have a cupcake.

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