Surprise: A WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge

While doing a presentation a few months ago at a school, one of the teachers attending the professional development workshop brought in a butterfly container with a small cocoon hanging from within. She wanted it to be next to her when the butterfly emerged because she wanted to snap a picture of it for her son. She had a feeling that it would emerge on this very day. Well, sure enough while in the middle of my workshop, the darn thing broke free from it’s chrysalis. clearly being upstaged by this beautiful creature, I allowed a small pause while we … Continue reading Surprise: A WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge

Changing Seasons – A WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge

Nothing signifies more clearly the changing of seasons than the beautiful transformation of colors from the foliage during autumn in the northeast, specifically upstate NY and the rest of the northeastern states. Eight days into December, these colors have long faded into the wind but we’re still technically in the fall season, with only 13 more days till the official start of winter. For me, the winter season doesn’t truly begin until I feel that bitter and sharp wind cutting me through my bones and then seeing the first signs of snow flurries. For now, I’m satisfied with the sight … Continue reading Changing Seasons – A WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge