Saturday, October 25, 2008

Doorway to Color



Today Tim and I went for a drive to walk by the river. On the way we found a great little antique/junk house, and I bought a door. This is no ordinary door. It's almost as great as the Fort Snelling door I've featured in my portraits.

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

She'll Teach English

The English Teacher
Tips for Proper English
1. Avoid alliteration. Unless your writing a picture book.
2. Never use a long word when a diminutive one will do.
4. Employ the vernacular.
5. Eschew ampersands & abbreviations, etc.
6. Parenthetical remarks (however relevant) are unnecessary.
7. Remember to never split an infinitive.
8. Contractions aren't necessary.
9. Foreign words and phrases are not apropos.
10. One should never generalize.

Monday, October 6, 2008


I was looking through an old folder tonight when I ran across this scrapbook page I made three years ago! I love this shot of the boys hanging onto their hats as the engine of the P-51 starts up.

Saturday, October 4, 2008


On this site during the Civil War Caroline Augusta Woodhouse, known throughout the world as "Caddie Woodlawn," experienced the excitement of growing up in pioneer Wisconsin. Her tomboy adventures with her two red-headed brothers, and her fearless trust in the Indians who lived nearby, were faithfully recorded by her granddaughter, Carol Ryrie Brink, in her book, Caddie Woodlawn

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

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