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Travel Theme: Paint

Here’s my entry to Ailssa’s challenge for the week, Paint. My cousin is in town visiting. The mural was taken in the Pilsen neighborhood on our way to the Mexican museum. I’ve been in Pilsen many times before but that … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Sense of Taste

The other day, a coworker asked me a favor. She was working from home but had a dozen-and-a-half of cupcakes waiting to be picked up for a baby shower for my lady boss. I didn’t mind doing it for her … Continue reading

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Ailssa’s Travel Theme Challenge: Fruit

Viv and I visited her friends’ family garden two weeks ago. We gathered several kinds of Asian vegetables and one of them was bittermelon fruits and tops. Asians particularly like bittermelons and they are prepared in so many ways. Salad, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Grid

Above is my entry for last week. Am late with my entries as I’ve been having difficulties linking photos here from Flickr. Here’s the grid as seen from the lobby of the IRS office in Downers Grove. I had some … Continue reading

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DP Photo Challenge: Connected

Whatever your religion, prayer is a way to connect to our favorite saint, god or deity. This lady could have said her prayers inside the church but she picked this location for personal reasons. Maybe she felt the connection here … Continue reading

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Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Feet

Yesterday I attended Caleb’s first birthday and I got a chance to carry him. He’s such a delight to care for – just so calm and still even though almost all the adults around him were whining about the stifling … Continue reading

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Ailssa’s Travel Theme: Gleaming

San Francisco gleaming from a distance when seen at night from above. My entry to Ailssa’s challenge for the week. To join and see more, go here.

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