Monthly Archives: January 2008

Hock It To Me!


Foggy Morning in the Park


This was about 30 minutes ago (9 a.m. Friday). A thin layering of sleet began to fall about an hour ago, and is now beginning to turn to freezing rain. Bah humbug! Winter woes.

Winter Trees

Highway to heaven?

Another photo of the trip to Mt. Carmel UMC on Sunday morning. It was a beautiful morning with a sky so blue that it seemed fathomless.


This one’s for you, Kim. This is the road to Mt. Carmel UMC, off Hwy 79, just north of Rison. This sight greeted us yesterday morning on the way to church.  

Fordyce Railroad Station

Fordyce is just down the road from Rison, and I took this photo of the old railroad station while waiting for Jim to pick up cleaning nearby. There is a railroad festival every year in Fordyce which is a really big deal. I can’t wait to attend our first one. I’ve been gone for a […]

Stormy Day

This photo was taken the day the storms came through Arkansas. The dark bruised-looking clouds hung low to the horizon. We did not get the bad storms that other areas of the state did, but the wind was fierce. I’ve been tagged by Kim of Celina Daily Photo to play along in the New Years Resolution […]

Rainy Day Occupation

The past few days of cloudy skies and rain have turned me back to my quilting. Above is a hand-pieced top that is perhaps a fourth finished. Below is a close up of several of the hexagon blocks set with small white hexagon units.

Crisp and Bright Day

Home at last! This house is on the highway going through Rison, and sits so majestically on this beautiful winter day.