Photo a Day Challenge

Still Life

Photographs and Memories

Photographs and Memories

John’s grandmother crocheted the American Flag and passed it on along with her family album.


The Letter

The Letter

John’s dad received this letter dated Dec. 25, 1912 from his uncle, who was a municipal judge.


A Steamy Window

Steamy Window

 

Our kitchen window steamed with the preparation of our evening meal.


A Whiter Shade of Pale

A Whiter Shade o Pale

Another cold night.  Time to bring out the keepsake blanket knitted by John’s mom.


Order

Order

 

Everything stores in Santa: Teddy Bear into red present, red present into present stack, present stack into smaller round base, smaller round base into tree, tree into larger round base, larger round base into Santa.


Pen

Pen

 

Time to take pen in hand and write our Christmas messages.


Sleepy

Sleepy

One of Snow White’s seven friends.


Capture

Capture

 

Checkmate in two moves:  White pawn f3, black pawn e5;  white pawn g4, Black queen h4.

Check and Checkmate, http://www.chess.com/learn-how-to-play-chess

 


Candy Cane

Candy Cane

 

More decorative than tasty.


Tattered

Tattered

John’s treasured 1960 college sweatshirt hanging on his poolroom cue rack with an old cap.