How ’bout this Post

Recently, I sent Nathan off with my camera asking him to take some pictures because it was just too hot for me to continue living. Whine, whine, whine. When I downloaded the photos. This was on there. I’m officially impressed! So, here’s a post. At least it’s a pretty post.

WE had a Working Vacation

Now would be a good time to remind everyone that when I use the word “WE” — it often means Nathan. It’s a word I use very loosely. WE often means  I photographed him doing something or that I provided cool drinks and lots of moral support. There are times that the word WE is … [Read more…]

Dirtshoe: 2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,500 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people. Click here to … [Read more…]

Verlon Thompson Show

Last night I had a fist fight with a spotlight. The spotlight won, hands down. I went to the Verlon Thompson show at UCO Jazz Lab and I struggled with getting any pictures where the spotlight didn’t just completely take over the shot and wash everything out. It was definitely because my seat was almost … [Read more…]

I’ve had some time on my hands

We’ve been spending weekends with our friends Chris and Elesha. Right this moment, I’m listening to everyone in the kitchen working on a tile back splash. Nathan is helping them do a retro 1950s kitchen remodel. Hopefully, I’ll post some pictures soon of the whole process. Here are a few random photos I’ve taken during … [Read more…]

Pink is my signature color

We  officially have the first blooms of the season at our house. I’m pretty sure Nathan didn’t plan it this way but things are looking pretty pink around here. In the back yard, this Red Bud Tree is blooming. Poor tree. It’s still hanging in there. We wonder each year if it’s going to come … [Read more…]

Baked Eggs with a side of Whisky?

Note on 1/8/10: The spelling of Whskey or Whisky has been driving me nuts since this post. So, I did a little research online. It seems like it changes from country to country. Most sources said Irish Whiskey is spelled with an E. So, there. I feel better. It should say “Baked Eggs with a … [Read more…]