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Catch the Moment 2018 ~ Week 34

This week started out with smoke filling the air, from the rampant wildfires to the East and North of us. These fires seem more and more common each year, and honestly, it just weighs on me so much thinking about the potential implications of what this could mean for our future. The air quality index was anywhere from 190 – 220, rated worse than the air in some of the world’s most polluted cities, like Beijing. Headlines read Breathing Seattleā€™s air right now is like smoking 7 cigarettes.

Photos showing the thickness of the smoke were unreal. I just don’t ever want this to be our new normal. It’s so sad and scary.

Luckily, we got some rain, things calmed down some, and the air quality improved. Best of all, we got some awesome visitors, and had some awesome celebrations! So the week improved greatly during the last half! Here are the photos ~

Mon, Aug 20 ~ the skies turned yellow from the smoke and the sun and its reflection look really red. It was eerie.

Luckily, these two cute fellas were there to entertain me and take my mind off the smoke-pocalypse.

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Catch the Moment 2018 – Week 17

It was a really lovely week, overall! The sun came out a bit more, there was a party, there were some lovely surprises! Awesome stuff ~~

Mon, April 23 ~ This is a macro shot I took of a fluffy dandelion on sunny Monday! I love how this came out!

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2018 Catch the Moment – Week 6

Hello, hello! I am a bit late getting these up. Life’s been pretty busy as of late, with mostly good stuff, but sheesh I’ve been tired, too. Anyway, finally got myself organized and got last week’s photos up. And here they are!

036 | Mon, Feb 5 ~ When Homer decided he needed to play Just Dance, I knew I had to get a photo. He is so cute! I love when he dances.

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Catch the Moment 366 – Week 34

Late August photos!

232 | Aug 19, Fri – Flora gave this piggy to Homer, and Homer is in LOVE with it! It’s the cutest thing ever to see him be so fond of his stuffed animals. I especially love when he falls asleep with Piggy, whose official name is Ballerina Pig, Homer told me.
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