Minimalist: San Gabriel

In this week’s challenge, show us your minimalist photos.  Find an interesting texture, color, or silhouette.

— the WordPress Daily Post Photo Challenge this week

Self is back in the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area.

The friend she’s staying with decided to start putting out Christmas decorations.  She has a string of Filipino capiz-shell lighted lanterns (parol) to hang on her Christmas tree.  She began un-boxing them yesterday:

Capiz-shell Christmas lanterns, a tradition in the Philippines

Capiz-shell Christmas lanterns, a tradition in the Philippines

It was a lot of fun stringing the lanterns on the tree.  Self’s friend even played Christmas music.  We shared some of the organic apple cider self brought down from Ojai.

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