Monthly Archives: June 2020

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Shameless Self-Promotion

Not all of you might know that I’m running a second blog, “Pit’s Bilderbuch“, and it is not often that I mention it here. But today I’d like to do so as I have a post up there that originated … Continue reading

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Southwest 2019: Sedona – Just Red Rocks

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After we’ve seen by now some of the famous red rocks of Sedona in different contexts, here now a collection of pictures absolutely without words: just red rocks only. Lets start with a panorama: Südwesten 2019: Sedona – Ganz einfach … Continue reading

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Southwest 2019: Our First Day in Sedona – Jeep and Trolley Tour

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The tour programme for that day was a jeep tour [Pink Jeep Tours] up the Mogollon rim and a trolley tour around Sedona. Even if I do have quite a good recollection of it, I’d like to copy Mary’s diary … Continue reading

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Southwest 2019: Sedona – Views of and from the Hotel

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Before I go on with my narrative about our trip itself, here are some more pictures – without many words – of the beautiful vistas from the hotel and a few of the hotel itself: Südwesten 2019: Sedona –  Ausblicke … Continue reading

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A Few Blossoms

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We don’t have many plants with beautiful blossoms in our garden, mainly because the deer would eat them, but both our Crape Myrtles and our Hibiscus are are showing wonderful blossoms – the Hibiscus even in spite of the deer … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday

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This picture was first published in my blog “Pit’s Musings and Ramblings from a Big Country: Mein persönliches Blog mit ‘Updates aus Texas‘” on Saturday, June 12, 2010. It’s a picture of part of our front yard at our old … Continue reading

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Photoproject #8: Vehicles of all Kinds [Farm Machinery]

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Here then, finally, is my last contribution to Manni’s photoproject of his “vehicles of all kinds”: farm machinery, as shown in our parades, at the Gillespie County Fair, and at the Hill Country Antique Engine and Tractor Show. Fotoprojekt #8: … Continue reading

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More Thievery in the Yard

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I’ve know and watched the deer stealing birdseed from the birdfeeders for a long time, but today I captured them on pictures and on videos: Mehr Diebstahl im Garten Ich habe es schon lange gewusst und sie auch schon dabei … Continue reading

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Photoproject #8: Vehicles of all Kinds [Fire Engines]

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Here’s another contribution to Manni’s photoproject of his “vehicles of all kinds””. Fire engines are an indispensable staple in our parades: Fotoprojekt #8: Fahrzeuge aller Art [Feuerwehren] Hier ist ein weiterer Beitrag zu Mannis Fotoprojekt “Fahrzeuge aller Art”. Feuerwehrfahrzeuge sind … Continue reading

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Southwest 2019: Getting There [Albuquerque – Walnut Creek Canyon – Sedona]

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That day, our 4th day of travelling, the plan was to drive from Albuquerque to Sedona, where we would be staying for 5 days. At 351 miles it wasn’t too long a way according to our standards, but still we … Continue reading