Art, photography

Arty Madison Puts on Fall Show

Took a walk during a dry spell this afternoon. I set my sights on two new murals in the neighborhood. I saw staircases of beautiful pumpkins on the way. Do you recognize any characters carved into the pumpkins below? Last week I found two murals I had not yet seen. That foray I was out […]

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Gardening, Nature, photography

Autumn Promenade Part 2

Seasonal flowers and decorations are springing up in front yards and porches. My phone is ready to capture them as I walk. People put a lot of love and care into their fall decor. Have you set up seasonal decorations? We haven’t, yet. Since our Día de los Muertos party will be online, we haven’t […]

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Gardening, Nature, photography

Autumn Promenade Part 1

Ever feel like you’re under quarantine, stuck indoors? I’ve had that distinct feeling recently. When I do get out, I take lots of photos to remind me of what the world looks like. There is so much beauty in nature. Happy to see you here at Fake Flamenco. Let’s walk again on Thursday.  ¡Olé! –Rebecca

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Gardening, Nature, photography

It’s All Right, Mum’s the Word

Fall flowers are especially bright this month. I’ve reveled in their variety on my walks this week. What’s blooming near you? Gracias for visiting Fake Flamenco! I appreciate your comments. ¡Olé! –Rebecca This post is part of Six Word Saturday. Check out Debbie and Friends fabulous photos. #6WS #SixWordSaturday

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Nature, photography

Why Do They Call it Fall?

In the United States, we have an odd habit (well, at least one). In late September we start talking about Fall. That’s our descriptive word for the change of seasons. For us, the word Autumn is considered stuffy, overly formal, or poetic. Meanwhile in Britain, Autumn is the preferred word for the third season of […]

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Nature, photography

Duck the Crane Coming Your Way

On our Sunday afternoon paddle last weekend, we saw many feathered friends. Dragonflies were on the prowl, although winged not feathered. Ducks were swimming leisurely, confident in their aquatic universe. We’d spotted a side pond a bit south of the boat rental after our previous excursion. This time we three paddled determinedly for the spot, […]

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