How to Create a Watermark for Your Instagram Pictures Using Your Phone and FREE App

I've said before how I adore Instagram.  I absolutely LOVE the community and the beauty that inspires me there every day (probably 10x/day if I'm being realistic...)...more

photography - phipps conservatory, pittsburgh

I bought a dslr camera back in August and started taking classes at the local community college last month. I've learned a lot but know that I have a ton more to learn too. Over the weekend our class did a "field trip" to Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh, which is a cool botanical garden/conservatory....more

Feelin Witchy and introducing Haus of Steen

Happy Tuesday Peoples!  I am loving the Halloween vibe today!Check out my mouthwash hahaha...more

I'll Take Pictures When I Want To

I'll Take Pictures When I Want ToA Case for Photo AddictionRecently I've been making an effort to hold back on pictures. Taking pictures, posting pictures, Instagramming pictures, filtering pictures, all of it. Although, I'm sure my Facebook friends and fans might beg to differ....more

Baking Weekend, Hits & Misses

(Last of the Fall flowers)This weekend was pretty quiet. The weather switched from constant rain, to beautiful sunshine....more

Nanci Jo Frazer

Nanci Jo Frazer is launches her blog on how she desires "Ridiculous Living". Her son was dying, she was betrayed in her business, her identity stolen, husband lost his job & was a victim of cyber harassment. Yet she says she would not change a thing?

Is Jefferson, Texas Haunted?

Located on the Big Cypress Bayou in Northeast Texas, Jefferson could (and should) be considered a portal for time travel, because once you cross over the Bayou, it takes visitors back to the Golden Era with horse-drawn carriages, steamboats, and red brick streets. If you are looking for history, then Jefferson (population 2,024), is the place you want to be....more

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Autumn in an image

Inspired by NaBloPoMo writing prompt for Wednesday, October 9, 2013: Wordless Wednesday: show us autumn in an image. ...more
@Denise It's pretty, isn't it? I actually took this photo last autumn, but it looks like this ...more

Carroll, New Hampshire (Bretton Woods)

Today, we're going to venture north up Route 302, past the steep and narrow gorge of the Saco River called Crawford's Notch that offers up scenic waterfalls along the way and into the town of Carroll, New Hampshire which is near Mount Washington....more