Tag Archives: US of A

The Year That Was – 2019 – July to September

The highlight of this period was our visit to the USA. We were mostly in New Your City but we also took a 24 hour dash to Philadelphia… so, I can now claim to have been in at least three … Continue reading

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Flippant Friday – Go Grab a Movie, Greta!

I just loved this… the President, of arguably the world’s greatest country telling it like it is! So, I have a faint suspicion that more half the climate berserkers around the world will scream abuse… unjustifiably. I had a bit … Continue reading

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Friday Fact – Lines and Wonder…

I thought I’ll shake things up just a little. Why not? So… off to the Us of A we go… all the way to a Manhattan Street corner… to see a few densely pressed lines. OK, more than a few… … Continue reading

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Six Word Saturday – Built By Hand

The crossing, they built… by hand!

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Tuesday Tunes – Money!

I’ve discovered so much about American currency since we returned from New York. I’m rapidly building a strategy for when we next visit… to find a few silver coins! So… here’s a pic of some of the change that made … Continue reading

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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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Tuesday – Travel, Tunes and Trees…

Today I’ll throw together all the above ideas… a tree pic taken in Brooklyn, New York… so, that covers the travel and the tree… among the buildings! OK… so, here’s the tune… which also involves travel, of sorts. A bit … Continue reading

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Friday’s Fun Foto – Fashion Dog

I began this series last Friday – just for a bit of fun! Here’s another photo shoot that I stumbled upon while walking the New York streets. I managed only one pic but do believe me… just out of shot, … Continue reading

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