ARCHIVES: November 24-30, 2004
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I just uploaded the 4,000th photo to BamaPhotos.com today. I started it in July 2003 on TextAmerica.com (a free service). Taking photos and learning how to use them in Photoshop has been enjoyable. There's much to learn and I consider myself just an amateur - but I am having fun.
Ken Jennings, the Jeopardy winner will be
appearing on several TV shows tomorrow. I heard that he lost in November
and this is the last day of the month, so I guess the big hint being given
out is that today he loses. I saw him on his first day - he was good. I
wonder what kind of person would win against him? Maybe that person will
go on to get even bigger winnings.
this movie while in Atlanta. One critic
said the premise was hard to swallow so I went wondering if it would make
Happy Birthday to Dad! He's 74 years old
today. This is a picture of him at 5 years old. Photographers used to
travel with a pony to take pictures. I remember when a professional
photographer came to our house. He set up a background
screen. Mom did our hair and dressed us very nicely. Apparently
door-to-door photographers were around during Dad's childhood, too.
The day after Thanksgiving is always
interesting. While some people claim they are not going to set foot
outside their doors, others join in the shopping fray. I am one of those
who have no problem being out in a big crowd. My husband claims that my
side of the family has a special shopping gene because we act as if we
were born for this and do it so well.
My sister, with the help of her family, prepared a fantastic Thanksgiving dinner. We drove over 200 miles to Atlanta and it was well worth the trip. My photos of the experience are located here (click "<-- Newer Photo" above the picture to see all of the images. I hope all of you had a good weekend, too.
Here are some new and classic ideas for leftover Thanksgiving food. I like the quesadillas: Thanksgiving Leftovers.
Much is going on around here with relatives
coming and going. I don't know if I can steal a moment away to blog for
the next few
days or not, but thanks to the convenience of a cell phone, photos will be sent to
the photo blogs at
spur-of-the-moment, fun stuff and for when my nieces get a hold of my cell
better quality photos usually uploaded later in the day). Muddy has no
such restrictions on his time and he will
blogging through the holiday weekend. (Must be nice to be a
cat.) Feel welcome to
stop by any site.