Getting ready for Valentines Day at the Retro Ranch. These photo cards can be framed or displayed on the frig ( one of my fav art galleries) or kept in a very special place by the recipient. Now listen fellas I can guarantee your lady will love one of these more then the last minute grab from the W store. I even have precious little tiny envelopes that i will tuck into the card for you to write a secret message on. Just click the big button over on the right>>that' s it>>The Retro Ranch and you can take your time and chose just the right one for the one you love. I will put it in the post the next day!
It is Finally Here! THe Day Brack Obama is sworn in as out new president! How I wish I could be in Washington D.C. celebrating with the masses. We worked so hard to get to this Historical Day. Now the Real Work Begins. Get involved. Do Something-Anything in Your Community. Know that~ Hope is indeed on its Way Each of Us Must Make this Happen TOGETHER!
I Know...I Know.. for all of my vistors who come to see the nature, I apologize. I had planned on having a seperate blog for The Retro Ranch,but thus far, time constraints have kept me from completing that goal. For now we will both have to be Patient while I get my Etsy shop going. You know how I adore the hummingbirds; well, the came to the feeder and porch to find shelter from the storm. I Enjoyed every single moment of it.
I could not resist the color of this Retro Radio when I spotted it in a tiny town in Utah this summer. I am trying to find out more about its history and origins. Please e-mail me MBFT@AOL.com if you can share HAPPY MONDAY!
Our Joyful Christmas Visit with Loved One Came and went in the blink of an eye! I had serious photography frustration, as my beloved Olympus would not focus or shoot in low light. My beloved discovered on our last day in Pittsburgh that the protective lens we had recently purchased for my short lens(the one I was using) was Loose! Thus the camera could not perform its functions!!! So, I failed to have my usual wonderful photo shoots of all the people I Love. (sigh)
The solution-throw together a collage of a bunch of not great shots, for our memory books.
I Love and Miss All of you so much my heart aches.
Just click and you will be taken straight to my Etsy shop!
You must join Etsy, not just for this contest;but to be part of the most wonderful handmade, vintage,Hand Made driven, market place on earth! Go ahead and give it a try! Let me know what you think! Be sure to search The Retro Ranch to find Emerson!
Leave a comment here with what your thoughts on Etsy and the item number for Emerson
II know I promised the historic Joshua Tree Snow storm story; but, I got the flu bug and am just now getting caught up. My sister, the fantastic photographer blue in the burgh , took this shot of me and Sadie and I just had to share it with you. Yes I was exhausted after spending 4 extra hours inside a jet sitting on the runway of the Denver Intl airport, while another jet had crashed., which of course they did not tell us, (thank god)- so we did not arrive to PA till 2am, where we schlepped our luggage over to the Rental car garage only to be told the computer was down and we would have to wait another hour! I chose to stay in a state of gratitude that we were not on board the plane that had crashed. This is the next morning, with just a few hours of sleep I finally had Miss Sadie in my arms. Oh, I should explain, she does not watch T.V. at home, so when she sees one, the wide eyes o