Festive

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Not all of Santa’s reindeer fit, but this house topped them all for spirit.

Sculpture Saturday

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Not a sculpture, but good for the season

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Saturday Sculpture is hosted by the Mind over Memory blogger, I’ve chosen a few Santa’s I’ve seen.  They’re 3D if not full sculptures.

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To join in, what you need to do is:

  • Share a photo of a sculpture
  • Link to Mind over Memory’s post for Saturday Sculpture.

It’s a fun challenge. Give it a try.

To see more sculptures, click here.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Funny


Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to find photos of subjects that are funny. These all bring a smile to my face.

If you want to see more funny fun fotos, click here.

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12 Days of Christmas Stories, #4

Doctor Who Last Christmas is an outstanding episode, that’s funny, mind-bending, and emotionally satisfying. It delivers smart science-fi that makes you think about our dreams and our dreams within dreams. We see Clara missing her boyfriend Danny, who had died (I haven’t seen that episode. I’m quite behind in my Doctor Who viewing. As usual Peter Capaldi is a frantic, whip smart and yet annoying Doctor, who usually makes a good point when you think about it.

It’s got the gross monstrous villains you expect. The twists and turns that make the plot unpredictable and moments between Clara and Danny and the Doctor and Clara that provide emotion that’s more real than what’s on a lot of television. It does a lot of questioning our dream states that was compelling.

Oh, and Santa, Santa and elves with attitude and smarts feature prominently.

You can find it on Amazon or DVD. Give it a watch!

Sepia Saturday

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Source: Florida Memory, Flickr Commons

I am a day late with this, but I can’t pass up a chance to share a Christmas photo from the archives. First here’s one  above of Santa enjoying the beach.

Source: Florida Memory Flickr Commons

Source: Florida Memory Flickr Commons

Source: State Library of New South Wales

Source: State Library of New South Wales