December 2013

Classic Football – Bears & Packers – Packers Win!

by carbonboy on December 29, 2013

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I’m sure I am no football fan, but I am genetically a Packer Fan. For the most part, spending a Sunday watching football is a waste of time in my view. However, with Aaron Rogers back, after a broken bone, and an intense bout with the Bears, that ended in the last ten seconds of the game […]

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Made in America – Bought from Amazon – Surprise!

by carbonboy on December 27, 2013

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After the last few winters in a very moderate climate (Mexico & California), I am not handling the cold too well. Yes, I have all the heavy coats, gloves and hats to handle it from bygone eras – but winter sucks. So as I made little progress with my photographic pursuits, I decided I’d try […]

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Merry Christmas from Saint Mary’s County, Maryland

by carbonboy on December 24, 2013

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A tradition in St. Mary’s County is to take a drive through Flat Iron Farm on Christmas Eve Peace on Earth, Good Will Toward Men – the phrase has been morphed from the original over the eons – but seems appropriate in this age. Of course peace and good will are in short supply across […]

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Christmas Past

by carbonboy on December 15, 2013

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A Pagan Christmas Tree at the iconic symbol of Imperial Rome! I recall when I was a kid, my parents saying that time just flies by too fast. I didn’t really grasp that as, for me, time moved too damn slow, and I just wanted to grow up and stop being a dumb kid. They were, […]

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Black Ice in Blacksburg

by carbonboy on December 8, 2013

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With a quarter inch of ice on the windshield, both me and my AWD XI know our limits and when to stay off the roads! I have survived five hurricanes, three earthquakes, volcanic ash covering Europe and countless snow blizzards, and I know all can be deadly. It is best to avoid them, as I […]

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