- Hi, I'm Susanna, a Renaissance girl. This blog documents my journey as I transition from working full-time in the legal field, to making a living without a traditional job. I also write about my love of design, good books, food, movies, TV, and anything else that strikes my fancy.
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Tag Archives: August Break
I think it’s been well established that I’m a bit of a coffee junkie. I was contemplating purchasing a French press to have at the office for days I need a fix. I had no idea there was such a thing … Continue reading
Like last year, this one is kind of a cheat. It was not originally shot in black & white. Maybe next year I’ll do that. I wanted to try the photoshop method on one of my own succulents. I like … Continue reading
Morning around here contain a lot of dogs waiting around for something exciting to happen. There are MANY false alarms. It can be a noisy place!
I have several of these Reader’s Digest Condensed Books. This is one of my favorites. It’s currently hanging out on my desk as I contemplate how to create a similar marbled look.
My Great Aunt gave me this mug when I was a kid. I remember I was so excited that I had my own mug; she was thrilled that I love it so much. Good memories! When I was cleaning out … Continue reading
This photo makes me smile for several reasons. First off, it’s of a succulent which always makes me happy. Secondly, this paddle plant is a memento from a trip to Dallas last December. And third, you can just make out the … Continue reading
I think I’ve been using my iPhone a bit too much for photography. Today’s prompt was the perfect opportunity to pull out the DSLR. I took a ton of close-up photos experimenting with my 50mm lens, F-Stop, ISO, and White Balance. … Continue reading
Selfie is still my least favorite of the prompts. I had planned to use a selfie with Olive but she just wasn’t feeling it. I liked this pic with Paseo so I decided to use it instead. Maybe I’ll be … Continue reading
I’m not sure why, but I find windmills fascinating. I enjoy watching them being built as well as just watching them spin. Amazon should add a Window Channel of spinning wind turbines.