Monthly Archives: September 2011

272/365 Fruit weirdness

Our little Magnolia tree has developed fruits this year! This is the first time I’ve seen Magnolia fruits and aren’t they just the weirdest things? Love them! 😀 (I don’t think they are edible, though. 😉 🙂 )

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272/365 SPARNFARKLE!

 Sparnfarkle is German for ‘pig roast’. This area is heavily settled by people of German ancestry, so some of the old words and traditions have stuck.  I did not make it to the Sparnfarkle in time to see the pig … Continue reading

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271/365: Fall Veggies

Community Garden!! At my current apartments we have a community garden every year.  This year I didn’t participate but the folks who did kindly shared some of their bounty with me.  I snapped these two photos last Tuesday for the … Continue reading

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271/365….Look Ma I done caught me one!!!!…..

A different way to catch the boat… The guy sure looks like he lassoed the Hawaiian Chieftain, huh? Sorry to be dipping into the camera archives, but nothing jumped up for a shot at stardom this week.  Calma.Sinclair Inlet Port … Continue reading

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270/365 And now for something completely different…..

A still life!!! The weather has been too blah for good pics outside, so here is a sample of my harvest….. ~Tooks in Southcentral PA

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269/365: Tomatoes!

We don’t have much of a yard around my house, so my housemates have taken to growing a row of tomatoes in large pots next to the driveway. Their crop came in really late this year and is, surprisingly, still … Continue reading

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268/365..Last Sunset of the Summer….

As the sunsets on yet another summer we at least got a very colorful show to send us off into the fall. It was a  very warm and humid night and yet the beauty was not lost by any distractions. … Continue reading

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