2021 – My year in photos

It’s that time of year again where many look back and prepare for a new year. I am one of those people. This activity is really hard wired in my brain. I need to look back not only to learn, but to truly put the year to rest and file it away. This year was a big year for sure. At times it seemed like … Continue reading 2021 – My year in photos

Finding Words and Inspiration in this Strange Time

I have been silent here on the blog.  My last post was from January, what now seems like years ago.   Travel?   Hanging out with friends?  Walking a new city?  Eating out?  This past 5 or so weeks at home makes that trip feel like a distant memory. Times sure are different now.  This “Shut In” is something few ever would have imagined! It’s drawn out … Continue reading Finding Words and Inspiration in this Strange Time

A celebration, a mini family reunion and some much needed time at the lake!

The Gnat family spent the weekend up in lake country, MN.  Cabin Life.  Swimming. Fires. Smores. Birthday Parties. Games. Family. Old Friends. Food. Pontoon Rides. Kayaking. Fishing. Cycling.  You name a MN lake activity and I think we did it.  It was so refreshing and EXACTLY what I needed. Not much for words other than last week reminded me about the need to disconnect and … Continue reading A celebration, a mini family reunion and some much needed time at the lake!

And Just Like That….It’s Gone!

After writing “A Good Start and a Focused Month”, my creativity and vision just disappeared. Just like the bird in the opening picture, in an instant it disappeared.  In all honesty, I pretty much set the camera down and tried my best to just get out side and enjoy life.  I knew it would come back.  And thankfully I was right, it did come back. … Continue reading And Just Like That….It’s Gone!