Category Archives: Leisure

Wind and Snow

Yesterday we had respite from the fifty-, sixty-, and seventy-degree weather we’ve been having—it actually snowed! And it had come down pretty hard for a while there. Where I was at the time, north of Colorado Springs, we even had … Continue reading

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Frozen Branches

Thursday and Friday of last week we had a bit of an ice storm…in that I don’t know if it was actually termed an “ice storm,” but we had everything coated in a layer of frost and/or ice—and it was … Continue reading

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Night Driving

I love driving at night. I’d written a post about a particular night drive I’d taken years ago, when I was 27. It was a mystical cross-country drive I’d taken solo. My last such solo drive was from Wyoming to … Continue reading

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My First Nikon Camera Class

I love this shot! I took it with my Nikon D3400 and 70 – 300mm zoom. This past Saturday, I took my first Nikon camera class, and it was great! I took about four pages of notes and it was … Continue reading

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Bobcat!

Yesterday, about 5:15 p.m., my wife, Laura, was standing at the entrance to our home making strange, truncated sounds, let’s just say. She was at the door because I was making a [store bought] pizza and the house starting getting … Continue reading

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Photography

I used to take a lot of pictures. I used to have a Sears KSX 35mm camera. Then it broke. Life moved on…but I always thought about that camera. Missed taking “those kinds” of pictures. Then, earlier this year…around Spring … Continue reading

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Bird Watching

I must say I am loving this new camera of mine! As I’d previously mentioned, I recently purchased a Nikon D3400. And I love the thing! As I sat having lunch early yesterday afternoon, I spotted three birds alighting upon … Continue reading

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