Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to share photos with colors that are opposite from each other on the color wheel, e.g. blue and orange, yellow and purple or red and green.
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Weekend Coffee Share is a time for us to take a break out of our lives and enjoy some time catching up with friends (old and new)!
I’d tell you that we had a lovely Christmas with lots of tradition. As we have for years, we went to mass on Christmas Eve at 4pm at my brothers’ old high school before going downtown for dinner with my dad’s side of the family. Lots of cousins and their kids were there as well as my brother Bill and his family. One cousin was in from Las Vegas and another and his family drove in from Minneapolis. It was a shame that neither of my sisters came in for the holidays. One had to go to her in-laws and the other was here for Thanksgiving and couldn’t bring her kids in twice.
St. Mary of the Lake Church
On Christmas Day, breakfast was a lot quieter as there were no siblings or nieces & nephews here. Still my parents and I had a lovely breakfast and quiet can be quite nice too. In the evening we went to my brother’s. He lives about an hour from here. We had a good dinner and it was a good time to catch up with college-age nieces and nephew.
Thursday I got to go to dinner with a friend who’s in town with her family. She’s been living in France for 13 years or so and we don’t get much time to talk.
Sunday, as I posted, I visited a splendid church in Uptown and then went on to the Gold Coast, where the Christmas decorations are fabulous.
I was a little behind in making my 40 book reading goal for Good Reads so I got some quite short books like And All Through the Night,a couple children’s books and a play by Tom Stoppard. Now I’ve more than caught up with that goal.
Hosted by Norm 2.0, Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in on the fun by creating your own Thursday Doors post each week and then sharing it, between Thursday morning and Saturday noon (North American Eastern Time).
Now this post is late (or perhaps early for January 2nd), but I went on a walk around Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood and I couldn’t wait to post these lovely Christmas doors.
Watch this blog for more doors throughout the week.