My Yesterday in Pictures, for Nov 10, 2019 😊

Baby, Beautiful Kitty Saying Hello ❤️ ©Felipe Adan Lerma
Baby, Beautiful Kitty Saying Hello ❤️ ©Felipe Adan Lerma

My Yesterday in Pictures Format

I’ve simply built my daily walking & painting up to the point where I need the time for these two vital parts of keeping me healthy and/or sane, lol!

Plus, instead of having to work images into the My Day Ahead series posts, this new series will enable me to keep those as pure text, and supplement with images from a variety of possibilities here. It’s an experiment of course, so we’ll see 😊

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Chores & Early Afternoon Garmin Tracker Data
The morning through noon was consumed by not only our usual Sunday omelette breakfast 😊 but an extended trip out for gas (before the freezing temps scheduled for Monday pm), groceries and goodies (ie, samples & more!) at Central Market, and picking up an online order for a 1/4 inch mop brush at Michael’s. This is what my fitness #’s looked like (some for the week, some – like the steps – for the day)!

Adan’s Garmin Tracker Reading Early Afternoon 11.10.19
Adan’s Garmin Tracker Reading Early Afternoon 11.10.19

Baby, a Lovely Local Kitty ❤️ l
A large gentle male kitty who likes to greet us but not get “too involved” 😊 Unless we have food, lol! Sheila & I often see him on our walks and were happy to see him on our extended afternoon walk. A beauty of a day between our incessant summer and our current intermittent winter, lol!

Baby, Beautiful Kitty Saying Hello ❤️ ©Felipe Adan Lerma
Baby, Beautiful Kitty Saying Hello ❤️ ©Felipe Adan Lerma

Final test for my new art projector
Unfortunately, either it or myself failed to make it so what had been hoped – project an image from my iPhone onto the wall, and when that was accomplished, onto the nice screen I’d also ordered. “No Signal” was all I could get after hours of trying. Luckily Amazon is accepting it back (and the screen).

Art Projector - Final Test ©Felipe Adan Lerma
Art Projector – Final Test – No Signal ©Felipe Adan Lerma

Moonlit pool
My evening walk was brief. I was exhausted from a full day of out-and-abouts, chores, and disappointment re my hopes for the new art projector. Pretty minor in the scheme of most things. The moon still waxes. The pool still flows. And tomorrow’ll bring new opportunities 💕

Nearly Full Moon 11.10.19 ©Felipe Adan Lerma
Nearly Full Moon 11.10.19 ©Felipe Adan Lerma

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My Day Ahead series posts elaborate an both my day ahead & the day past, my yesterday ❤️

My Day Ahead for Monday, Nov 11th, posts well after this post, and carries a bit more commentary about today (Sunday) and the images above. I’ll be back to add the link when posted, but it’ll also automatically show up via the link immediately above – thanks everyone!

Adan

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