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TWiP: Fullness

This Week in Pictures, Week 20, 2022

I like a full mosaic. It means that I got out this week. It means that I got out, did things, and had the presence of mind to capture them 💗

So, what is This Week in Pictures?

It’s a roundup of the little (and big!) moments I have captured all week. Some of these images are posted on Instagram, but many aren’t posted anywhere but here. Some days there may be no photos, and other days there may be multiples.

Photos taken with 📷 (Canon EOS 80D) or 📱 (Samsung Galaxy S9).


So much walking today. I’ve broken a personal record for number of steps, which is really impressive when you consider it rained all afternoon and I spent a few hours inside reading back issues of Taproot and watching Annika on PBS 😁. My day has been bookended by trips down the boardwalk: alone in the morning for coffee from Ocean City Coffee Company and with Neil in the evening for soft serve from Kohr’s Bros ☕🍦💗

Also posted on Instagram


Our last full day here started off even foggier than the previous two, if you can believe it. But then the sun pushed through, and I rented a bike from Bob’s and broke my own mileage record (it was awesome and I am pooped). I finished a pack of instant film and added to my collection of sub par snapshots 😜. There were falcons on the boardwalk again this year, sitting nicely still for pictures when they weren’t working to deter seagull aggression. And I had a delicious ice cream sandwich (coffee ice cream between two peanut butter cookies) – it was huge and a bit much for me to finish (though I did 🙊). Maybe Famous Cookie Creamery will consider selling half sandwiches sometime, LOL.
P.S. I wouldn’t normally use pictures taken by someone else in these weekly roundups, but I didn’t realize I’d done that until after I’d already made the mosaic. And I really don’t want to re-do it. So, you get these two pictures of me that were taken by Neil 😁

Also posted on Instagram


Our 15th long weekend in Ocean City has come to an end. As usual, Neil and I easily could have talked ourselves into staying for the rest of the week. One of these years, we are going to have to do it. Maybe the 16th time will be the charm 😁. Today was the first non-foggy morning we had. I could even see my shadow on my morning walk! We played some games at Jilly’s Arcade (as has become our last day tradition), and I stopped in at Manco and Manco for a slice of pizza before we hit the road. Wow, was it ever delicious! Why did it take me so long to stop in there? 🍕
We’re home now, and it’s back to work tomorrow. *Sigh*

Also posted on Instagram


Remember when best friends used to use actual paper and pens to write notes to pass between classes? I have a treasure trove of notes my friend Michele sent to me when we were Sophomores in high school. I’m reading them over again, so that I can let them go. I’ll be giving them to her daughter, who is now the same age that her mom and I were when we sent them 💗


Any day now…

Thanks for helping me celebrate the week! If you want to see some of this stuff as it happens, please feel free to follow me on Instagram ♥

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