Richard Arsenault on May 25th, 2010

Pic A Week #21 – Pink Lady Slippers When my house was being built in 1978 two patches of these Pink Lady Slippers were found in the woods.  They have been blooming every single year since then.  Doesn’t that make you wonder how old they really are?  If they have been there for 32 years […]

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Richard Arsenault on May 16th, 2010

Pic A Week #20 – Dandelion The spider was so tiny I almost flicked him off thinking he was a piece of a leaf before I took the photo.  This dandelion gave me the idea for another photo to try – a closeup of someone blowing all the seeds off and catching them in the […]

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Richard Arsenault on May 10th, 2010

Pic A Week #19 – Gillette Castle Here we have the main living area of Gillette Castle [ct.gov | wikipedia] in East Haddam, CT.  The detail of the wood in the ceilings, doors, even the light switches in this place is just incredible.  Completed in 1919 the home has some unique properties (besides the clearly […]

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Richard Arsenault on May 2nd, 2010

Pic A Week #18 – Marvin the Bull This is Marvin.  The friendliest 6000 pounds of animal I have ever met.  When you’re told an animal of this size (and a bull of all things!) likes his face rubbed, you don’t really believe it until you see it.  Then of course you too have to […]

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