Category Archives: Events

I’m ready for my closeup!

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.” A macro prompt? Fantastic! As we know, macro is my very favorite type of photography, so I’m really looking forward to seeing what everyone posts this week 🙂 For … Continue reading

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Classics, Street Rods, and Lots and Lots of Headlights

On Saturday, we went to the National Street Rod Association show in Pueblo.  Like last year, I had a grand time taking  photos of the cars.  Also like last year, 99.9% of my photos were of car bits rather than … Continue reading

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Numbers & Letters: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Cee’s latest & greatest Fun Foto Challenge is “Numbers and Letters.”  As it happens, this challenge came at a perfect time.  This past weekend was the National Street Rod Association show in Pueblo, and those classic cars provided some great … Continue reading

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A Pop of Vibrancy

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Yellow.” The right shade of yellow can be such a warm, cheerful hue, and this week’s Photo Challenge feels like a nice pop of brightness during the winter season. I think … Continue reading

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Cee’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Converge

I love it when a photo prompt has so much flexibility for interpretation like Cee’s “Converge” prompt this week.  I find it very evocative, and it turns out that it’s a bit of a theme in many of my photos … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Car Details

A year ago, I never would have imagined that I’d be so excited about a car details photo prompt, but that was before I went to the Street Rod Show where I had a blast taking heaps of car photos.  … Continue reading

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Striped Halloween Shortbread Cookies

In honor of Halloween, I decided to do some holiday baking this weekend.  Multi-colored shortbread cookies really lend themselves to holiday baking because they pack a visual punch, are easier to make than they look, and are a flexible base … Continue reading

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All the Important Information: Colorado Renaissance Festival

This week’s photo challenge is about signs, so I wanted to share my favorite.  This sign was at the Colorado Renaissance Festival and it proved very helpful.  Knowing where to get the steak on a stake is a vital part … Continue reading

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2014 Colorado Springs Balloon Classic

This past Saturday, we woke up before the crack of dawn and drove over to Memorial Park to see the balloon launch at the Colorado Springs Balloon Classic.  It was the first time I’d ever seen a whole field of … Continue reading

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Fight Call at Springs Ensemble Theatre

This week’s photo challenge theme of “fray” is good timing for me since I just worked with the Springs Ensemble Theatre on their production of Art.  There is a fight scene in the play and the guys put in a good amount … Continue reading

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