THE VERY LAST ROSES – Marilyn Armstrong

FOTD – The Very Last Roses It's actually cold (again) tonight but it didn't rain today. It looked like rain, but although it got grey, we actually didn't have any rain for one entire day. I got so excited, I went out and took some pictures. Because today, the trees were pretty bright. The little … Continue reading THE VERY LAST ROSES – Marilyn Armstrong

COLD WITH RAIN ROLLING THROUGH – Marilyn Armstrong

FOTD – A Chilly Night It's actually cold tonight. It was raining earlier. We had a little tornado and the power went out for about an hour. And it's the first night of the World Series, so we were really hoping the band of storms would move out to see. It did. Game on! Summer … Continue reading COLD WITH RAIN ROLLING THROUGH – Marilyn Armstrong

AUTUMN ALONG THE CANAL – Marilyn Armstrong

FOTD – as NIGHTS GROW COLD Summer never wanted to end, or so it seemed. As we entered October and all the trees were still green, I gave up hoping for a sudden turnaround. Instead of a cold snap, it seemed to steam up. Then we got one cold night, more heat, humidity, and rain. … Continue reading AUTUMN ALONG THE CANAL – Marilyn Armstrong

MAPLES TREES ALONG THE BLACKSTONE RIVER – Marilyn Armstrong

FOTD – October 20, 2018 – Maple Trees Garry and I went down to the River Bend Farm along the Blackstone River. The trees were still green except for the maple trees, a giant pear tree, and some Virginia Creepers. Also at home, I found some brilliant sassafras leaves which turn an incredible shade of yellow … Continue reading MAPLES TREES ALONG THE BLACKSTONE RIVER – Marilyn Armstrong

FLOWER OF THE DAY: MACROS – Marilyn Armstrong

Flower of the Day – October 13, 2018 I have an interesting relationship with my macro lens. Sometimes, I love it to pieces. When it decided to work, it is perfection. Macro lenses are kind of touchy. They may focus where you want them to focus -- or they may focus where they feel they … Continue reading FLOWER OF THE DAY: MACROS – Marilyn Armstrong