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Macro Monday – Another American Beauty!

I left a comment over at Irene’s Sunshine’s Macro Monday issue eleven roundup… that I may just return to New York for today’s challenge. So, here we go… back to Brooklyn Heights… where we spotted quite a few Monarchs. I … Continue reading

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Monday Macro – Yellow Peril aka Bug on Bloom

No… the yellow isn’t the peril nor is the insect. I just thought the title may be cool… click bait, or something like that? Sounds better than bug on bloom, or does it? Anyway… that’s enough mindless dithering on my … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tune – Walking…

Our last afternoon in New York City – Manhattan. We walked from Grand Central, where we enjoyed a bite… via a number of different streets to Times Square and on to the bus terminal. Soon after setting off, Lou Reed’s … Continue reading

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Monday Macros – Spiky!

Sea Holly… one of the most beautiful plants I have encountered in Ireland. Indigenous and loved by bees, moths and butterflies… and me! However, they are spiky… so, should you want to get too close you’ll need to wear protective … Continue reading

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Monday’s Macro Moth Movie…

I’m now really getting carried away with Irene’s Sunshine Macro Monday challenges! I think the fun has gone to my head… but so has the fun of making movies! Yes… I have already posted one of my YouTube clips but … Continue reading

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Life Diary – Day 12 – Monday Macro Moments

If I’m honest, macro’s play an important part in our lives, so… joining in with Irene’s Sunshine’s Macro Monday challenge is just fun! The good lady and me… we’ll stalk a flower, a butterfly, moth or other insect… to get … Continue reading

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Life Diary – Day 5 – Monday Sunshine Macro

OK, so I broke the silence yesterday and have jotted down many words in the first days of this life diary sequence… so, today you’ll only get a short note, I promise. Diary or not, I’ll keep going with Irene’s … Continue reading

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Life Diary – Day 2 – Lens-Artist #58… Life Really!

So… as part of my month long life diary I’m going to do the odd challenge posted by fellow bloggers. Why, because it allows me different perspectives… ways to show some of the daily activities I call living! This week’s … Continue reading

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