Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Four Colors or More

Thank you, Cee Neuner, for another great CFFC!

For her “four colors or more” post, she will focus on food presentation! Maybe that’s because in her current read, A Woman in Berlin, food is front and center on every page. It’s April 1945, and the citizens of Berlin are starving.

As she reads, self is constantly reminded how lucky she is, despite everything.

During her most recent visit to San Luis Obispo, a few months ago, she decided to look for an old favorite: Thai–rrific on Higuera. She was so happy to find that it had survived!

Summer concerts in Stafford Park were a quintessential part of self’s summer for over 30 years. Then, the pandemic happened. This year, the concerts came back! YES! And with them, a taco truck. Self tried the lengua taco. Dee-lish!

Photographing Public Art Challenge (PPAC) #18: Garden Art

Still playing catch-up! Marsha Ingrao explains the Photographing Public Art Challenge on her blog, Always Writes.

For this post, self has decided to focus on Garden Art. Well, not sure they rise to the level of Art. But they are man-made and have a certain aesthetic of beauty.

The hanging heart and the Buddha planter are both in self’s front yard.

The hanging wind chimes are from a garden in Carmel.

The fence with bottles is from a friend’s backyard in Menlo Park.

Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas! Here’s hoping everyone has a wonderful, safe New Year’s!

Quote of the Day: Last Monday of 2021

Self is not ready for this to be the last Monday of 2021, but it is what it is.

Tuesday, Apr. 24, 1945:

A shell hit outside Hefter’s meat market, right in the middle of the line. Three dead and ten wounded, but they’re already lining up again.

A Woman in Berlin, p. 26

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