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~Forever Young~

This set of photographs was shot on Mother’s Day this year in Portland Oregon.   My daughter, her pug and I were playing carelessly in the park, as I gazed over at the swing set and for just a moment, I could see my daughter swinging twenty-five years earlier.  49 more words


An African Jewel amidst Ruskin Park, London

Yesterday I posted about my visit to London which included my discovery of Ruskin Park. This painted picnic bench was an unexpected find. I wanted to find out more about it before posting these photos. 139 more words


Wonderful water play in Walpole

Ealing Council turned on the taps to Walpole Park’s water play fountains on the hottest day of the year, so far.

The new forest fountain play set includes two play operated pumps, a see-saw pump and a long handle pump, which activate five fountains, each with a different spray pattern at the top, making the water spray out in different directions. 191 more words


Day 26: Cathedrals, Gardens and Books (Oh My!)

On our first full day in Paris, the three of us utilized the espresso machine in our flat before checking out a patisserie a few blocks away from the Pompidou. 163 more words

"The Park"

I really am in a movie:
My flowery dress, my wild hair,
The leather journal in my hands,
A different look upon my face.
On a hidden bench by a large bush… 158 more words