Valentines Day, Another Perceptive

A day of dread and envy or love and celebration. Can there be a third option, being a believer in love, but not get caught up in the marketing ploys of cards, flowers, and chocolates. I offer a different perspective on Valentines day; I prefer dr. suess to cheesy poems, colorful tulips to the traditional roses, and…

Travels: Lost Photos Found, When in Roma, July 2012

It was almost three years ago this November that I took a weekend trip to Italy. I stumbled upon a folder on my computer that held additional visual memories from that trip. Instead of adding these photographs to my prior posts on this trip (see links below) I created a new post. When in Roma, Part 1 http://heather-anne.com/weekend-in-roma/…

Cherry Blossoms in Bloom, Part 1, April 2012

I’ve always wanted to travel to Washington DC to see in person, as well as photograph the ripe cherry blossoms, that trip never happened. I learned that right here in my backyard of Seattle, WA located in nearby University of Washington, a sight to see, cherry blossoms in bloom.  A quick 20 minute ride via…

A Cinderella Wedding Theme

It was at this time last year that I attended a wedding.  Bursts of pinks and purples set the foundation for this Cinderella themed wedding.  Figurines of Cinderella and her prince, the fairy godmother, and other characters completed this theme.  They say every bride wants to be Cinderella on their ‘special’ day, some just take…

Rain from behind a shield

“Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather just different kinds of good weather.” – John Ruskin Come April, come April showers. A rainy day captured.