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Holy oxalis, Robin!

I just returned from a trip to the Pacific Northwest, where we were blessed with a break from the Houston heat, at least for a couple of days, until even the greater Seattle area experienced at least one 90 degree … Continue reading

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echeveria flower

my echeveria produced flowers this spring. i have never seen an echeveria flower and didn’t really know they produced flowers. but why wouldn’t they? other cactus and succulents produce flowers. anyway, it was an amazingly small and detailed flower and … Continue reading

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magnolia flower…

… on my next door neighbor’s tree.

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columbine flower

here is one of many flowers that have been blooming in my garden this spring. i love columbines. their flowers and leaves are so delicate.

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Houston travel guide photo?

This image has a definitive Houston ‘feel’ for me. Its got Texas widlflowers and an art car with bright vibrant colors in an wild urban setting. Maybe one day this photo can find its way onto a Houston travel brochure.

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dazzling art car. houston, texas. 2010.

This art car was truly dazzling. You can see more of the art car parade in my flickr account here

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Parade on-lookers enjoy the art cars

I LOVE this picture. The parade on-lookers were just as interesting as the art cars themselves, and especially this couple and random photographer. This picture really says Houston and Texas to me. You can see more of the art car … Continue reading

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Art Car at the 2010 parade, Houston, Texas

Here is another of my favorites from the art car parade. You can see more art cars in my flickr account here.

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Art Car at the 2010 parade, Houston, Texas

I had so much fun at the art car parade. It was my first time and I couldn’t stop taking pictures! Here is one of my favorites of the cars. You can see more art cars in my flickr account … Continue reading

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Mr. Mhoon shows off a gun from his collection

Meet Robert J Mhoon, a native Houstonian and my next-door neighbor. He is a POW from World War II where he was imprisoned in a Romanian camp, after being shot down while gunning German oil planes. Mr. Mhoon is also … Continue reading

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