Tag: Contest

Yes! I am still doing very well here!

Originally posted to GadgetGypsy.Xanga.com on November 16, 2008 at 22:08. Originally posted here on May 24, 2009 at 21:52 with an updated train of thought and altered phrasing. Now Updated again with some new information…

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In November 2008, I experienced a ‘wild hair’ and decided to learn some Cascading Style Sheet (CSS) Web Design for a Weblog! Now. If you know me … you KNOW that I HATE programming even though I can usually puzzle it out; but some how I have taken new interest in Web Design since I started my first Blog on Xanga and after seeing what was possible from viewing AND reading the posts……


It was after the deadline for the photo contest entry

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The rescue and release of an unexpected hitchhiker…

For those with concerns of what became of our…errrr…Cliff’s unexpected hitchhiker, here’s the rest of the saga:

Background Information: On March 27, Cliff Livermore brought his 24″ newly refinished Dobsonian telescope to the VIS at 9200 feet to use while participating in the 2009 Messier Marathon. (Refer to the postings on A Darker View, Mauna Kea Visitor Information Station (the VIS) and my blog right here, Gadget Gypsy, for more in depth details of the whole 2009 Messier Marathon event at the VIS). Cliff is one of several of us who brought our telescopes for this marathon; but his was the only one that……


Never hold your breath!


Dottie

So that’s where all my ‘White Out’ went! 😉


A Feat in Feet Photos :-D

The ”Feet” photo was a fun photo to play with. We went to our favorite beach on a relatively ”flat water” day…by the time I got the picture I was after and had a good swim, the waves were breaking high on the sand and soaking a lot of the beach…

Water has a mind of its own and so I took many, many pictures in the attempt…


OK…Call me slow; but I will eventually get there…

Besides…why should I ‘rush’ to my grave?

First; the not so slow part is that this week’s photo contest is ‘Feet’ at iliveinmycamera and there are oodles of them to gander at.  So many that we may even be looking at another week that is split into two weeks thus giving us a chance to vote twice on the same ‘subject’   So don’t miss your opportunity to vote for your favorite ‘feet’!  I entered my attempt, too!