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July 22nd, 2017 at 12:41 am

I learned today I will not be getting an in-person interview with the Catholic high school.

I went to a local garden center to practice taking photos with my smart phone and a video as well, and then transferring them directly to Instagram. It is super easy, and the videos are something I want to do more of, when I have something interesting to shoot.

Here are some of my smart phone photos;





I was shooting another video around my yard while walking down the driveway toward a copper bird bath I have. I was shocked to see a large, dead garter snake there on the drive. It must have just died because when I saw it there was only one fly and 10 minutes later there were many.

I looked it over and saw no injuries, so I don't know what happened to it. I'm afraid it could have been the baby garter I saw come out from underneath a board my carpenter was going to cut for my built-in bookshelves back in May or June.

I just am a little puzzled about its death. I don't use any kind of pesticides or herbicides here. And I like having them around to eat mice. And its mother was killed by Luther in the basement in the early spring.

I've begun eating a few ripening cherry tomatoes from my potted plants, and the string beans are winding down. I've decided it's not worth it planting string beans in pots unless you really plant a lot of them, because I can only plant a handful, not even enough to cook with dinner, so I tend to eat them raw.

5 Responses to “Friday's here...”

  1. My English Castle Says:

    I always enjoy your photos, PS. You must have your mother's eye for color.

  2. FrugalTexan75 Says:

    I agree. I enjoy your photos too.

  3. Myfinancekits Says:

    You have stocks of good photos. Do you know that you can turn this into a side business?

  4. patientsaver Says:

    I love taking photos, and telling a story through them. Tell me more!

  5. rob62521 Says:

    Nice pix!

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