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PF: Toby in 35mm f/1.8

Toby

Photo Friday is my day to share my photographs of the moment and my thoughts associated with them. I hope you enjoy my photographs as much as I enjoy sharing them. Have I mentioned my vacation is coming up soon?  Oh, I know I have.  It is getting so close that I am getting undeniably [...]

Happy!

Photo Friday is my day to share my photographs of the moment and my thoughts associated with them. I hope you enjoy my photographs as much as I enjoy sharing them. It’s been a crazy week. Ups, downs, lots of in betweens. And 4 days ago, I basically ran out of food for the house. [...]

Lazy Weekend

We’ve had some lazy weekends down here in Louisiana. Really only good for rolling around in the grass… Or cooking. Or working on the website.  And finding a way to incorporate the old NEB Photos into my regular NEB site.  Check it out.  We’re starting Lightroom tutorials and more soon (you asked, so I’m going [...]

PF: How to do the Flip and Squirm

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With your nose to the ground, sniff around for just that right, wonderful scent. The worse it smells to your human counterpart, the better for you. Trust me on this. Once you’ve found the aroma you seek, flip onto your back and squirm around like you just stuck your tail into an electrical socket. Do [...]

PF: Happiness is a Warm Puppy

toby happy rolling around

Or so Toby thinks as he rolls around in the hot Louisiana sun. And to paraphrase ol’ Charlie Brown: “Stinkiness is also a warm puppy.”

Gabby on The Pioneer Woman

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I have no bento today as I am meeting a friend for lunch.  But I wanted to let everyone know of a little excitement in my photographic life.  Do you remember this picture of Gabby, taken in February 2008?  I took it on Mardi Gras day that year.  And posted about the picture session the [...]

A Wonderful Holiday Season

I have had a most lovely Christmas weekend. And during that lovely weekend, I thought alot about Not Exactly Bento, the New Year, and getting back to my cooking/blogging/photographing/eating routine. There are a few really good advantages to working for a government agency, one of which is holiday time. My particular workplace gives December 24, 25, [...]

This Weekend….

This weekend, has been wonderful. Finally, it has stopped raining. You don’t know what kind of havoc it wrecks on my delicate paws. The girl that feeds me is finally home for more than 30 minutes at a time. We’ve had the opportunity to hang out a bit outside and enjoy the chilly weather. Though [...]

Photo Friday: Gabby’s Paws