Monday, October 12, 2015

A tour of a Greek Orthodox Church

We went to a Greek festival the other week and got to tour the Greek Orthodox Church. This was so interesting. Here are a few photos.  photo IMG_8865.jpg The pictures were painted in Greece on canvas and then placed in the church.  photo IMG_8866.jpg Really was amazing all the stories these told.  photo IMG_8867.jpg and  photo IMG_8868.jpg ..............  photo IMG_8869.jpg .  photo IMG_8870.jpg ...  photo IMG_8871.jpg ....  photo IMG_8872.jpg ...  photo IMG_8873.jpg .... Beheading of John the Baptist photo IMG_8874.jpg ....  photo IMG_8875.jpg ...  photo IMG_8876.jpg

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Using a ladder for a Christmas tree

 photo IMG_8102.jpg Strange, eh? Our old tree was broken beyond repair. This was our quick alternative. My it is a bit strange, but we like it.  I have actually moved it in the room, but this was my best shot of the thing!

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

A new daughter in law!

 photo 10387640_10101041539458387_6225678666509212116_n.jpg The Cathedral in Charleston, SC  photo IMG_7448.jpg My son is having trouble with his tie--so he stopped to strike a pose ;-)  photo IMG_7440.jpg Grands waiting for the guests  photo IMG_7447.jpg Posing with the nephews and niece  photo IMG_7492.jpg Brothers awaiting the bride  photo IMG_7466.jpg fuzzy photo  photo IMG_7467.jpg the kiss  photo 10712741_10101041535800717_1997639119275331982_n.jpg and photo 10660193_10101041536479357_6455930326926171652_n.jpg

the first dance --they added some fun

Monday, March 10, 2014

Mount Pleasant, SC near the old bridge

 photo IMG_7012.jpg the other weekend we had a relaxing time in the older section of Mount Pleasant, SC and enjoyed a nice evening sunset. Do you see the THREE PELICANS flying in the photo below:  photo IMG_7013.jpg There is a nice short board walk from which (not shown in the photo below) you can see the skyline of Charleston  photo IMG_7014.jpg so nice  photo IMG_7021.jpg the birds were enjoying things as well  photo IMG_7023.jpg you can see the Charleston bridge from here  photo IMG_7010-1.jpg and below is part of the view of Charleston's sky line  photo IMG_7009.jpg cargo ship  photo IMG_7008-1.jpg These are some of the nicest times---just an evening stroll  photo IMG_7022.jpg

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Ice in SC

 photo IMG_6943.jpg ICE AND ICE --that is what we got here in coastal SC. Lots of folks without power and lots and lots of limbs and trees all over the place.  photo IMG_6933.jpg The animals are taking it in stride. See the cardinal hiding below?  photo IMG_6918.jpgI am glad I didn't loose power, but some of my friends are still without!  photo IMG_6945.jpg A last look at the fox squirrel  photo IMG_6939.jpg

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Variegated Roses make me oh soooo happy

 photo IMG_6846.jpg As I have said before, I love variegated orange roses! My hubby bought some for me this past week and these were huge.  photo IMG_6836.jpg Below is what they looked like before they fully opened  photo IMG_6833.jpg I love how they change from day to day in their coloring!  photo IMG_6832.jpg  photo IMG_6843.jpg I know people get sick of seeing postings about flowers---but I am constantly amazed at their beauty and how they make be happy!