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    Twelve Favorite Photos And Instagram’s Best Nine

    Today I’m sharing another year-end wrap up (yes, I’m milking 2016 for all it’s worth), but this has to be one of my favorites because it’s all about photography (just a little hobby of mine). If you are an Instagram user, you probably have seen several collages running across your feed with the hashtag #2016bestnine. I immediately thought the concept was super cool, but the idea of calculating the number of visits to every Instagram photo sounded completely exhausting (and more than slightly insane). Luckily I discovered a simple website (this may be old news to most of you) that will calculate your top nine Instagram photos of 2016 and instantly create a…

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    A Snowy December Saturday

    Our Christmas light looking was cut short last night due to the icy roads and we begged out of our friends annual Christmas party across town tonight due to snow, but all-in-all it was a beautiful day (especially since we hardly left the house). Between reading a new book, picking up the house a bit and snagging a nice long nap, I did manage to point my camera here and there. So as the day is winding down and my son is watching Merry Madagascar, I thought I would show you a few photos from our slow December Saturday (a bonus that rarely happens so close to Christmas). Thankfully my husband loaded up the bird feeders this week before…

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    April Showers Bring April Flowers

    Amid the rain last month, my beautiful flowers started blooming all around the house. So with camera in hand I set about snapping photos of a few flora favorites. The iris was a transplant from my dear friend, Ruby, and the clematis was purchased a few years ago. I hope you enjoy the view and perhaps find a favorite of your own, because May’s flowers are still to come.   Shared at: Share Your Style Link Party Home Matters Linky Party