Category: Family

A Taste of Africa

Three years ago we traveled throughout southern Africa. A pleasant memory was the evening we drank Amarula while watching wildlife walking across an area filled with red rocks between us and the setting sun. Thanks to a going away gift of a bottle…

More Than Basketball

Our special needs grandson having fun with the basketball backboard the new year brought. He is so very special to all of us. Watching him throw the ball at the basket and then seeing and sharing his unbridled joy on the occasions when it goes in…

Thoughts of food

Currently visiting family over the holidays. Our gift to our granddaughter of "Mexico One Plate at a Time" by Rick Bayless was perfect in more ways than one. Nothing like super delicious flan for dessert. In less than a week our travels will resume,…

Snow Under the Wetlands Bridge

A mild winter day at the Homewood Izaak Walton Preserve in Illinois. Snow Under the Wetlands Bridge - Photograph Copyright 2020 Frank J Casella. Picture made with the Pentax K10D and 35mm f/2.4 (Plastic Wonder). Processed with Ribbet.…

Email And Mental Health

Ice patters on black pavement juxtaposed with shadow patterns from the morning sunlight. Although this may look difficult to walk on, it is something beautiful to look at. Likewise, the challenges or struggles we face in life can strengthen us,…

TheHighwire

https://thehighwire.com/videos/episode-244-omg-omicron/ A talk about the new covid version https://thehighwire.com/videos/episode-245-the-slippery-slope/ The terrors of fascist regimes - of TODAY…

Late Fall Nature Silhouette

What I like, and what made me click the shutter of the camera, was not only the formation of this tree, but the juxtaposition between the TV antenna on the house and the tree branches. Photo: Late Fall Nature Silhouette - Copyright 2021 Frank J…