Category Archives: Photography

The Hartmann Navy Seapack, repurposed

I was perusing things in the crawl space and noticed my Dad’s old Navy suitcase. I was surprised to see that it was made by Hartmann of Racine, pretty much in my own back yard. I thought it would be … Continue reading

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Glorious!

The weather has been unusual but there is only one word to describe it and that is ‘glorious!’ The temps have made the transition, work-wise, from one season to another, absolutely wonderful. It has been easy pacing myself as I … Continue reading

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A truly joyous wedding in Milwaukee!

On Saturday, we headed north to attend something that we could not afford to miss. Our fourth son, as we often call Charlie, was getting married. Charlie grew up, for his early years, just two doors away and is so … Continue reading

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Chrysanthemums

Every fall, we buy mums. That is the tradition and I get them in the ground as soon as I can, in the hope that they will take root and come back to please us with their blooms. I still … Continue reading

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Photographic Memory

As we age, we tend to get to the point of having memory overload and well, the gray matter just does not function to previous levels. As I have said before, I think that we are just trying to remember … Continue reading

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