T is for Tractor, Turkey, and Thinking on Your Feet
Posted by lindamartinandersen on April 23, 2016
A Writer’s Playground–a place to find wordplay, writing prompts, reasons to celebrate, and monthly calendar activities for kids and those young at heart “T is for Tractor, Turkey, and Thinking on Your Feet” by Linda Martin Andersen
This month I’m sharing photos and blog posts from A-Z. I’m excited about trying something new. I hope you’ll stop by often throughout the month.
Check out the participants for the April (2016) Challenge. There are plenty to choose from http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/
T is for Tractor
Every fall, our family has an annual hayride held on farm property surrounding our home. Our son drives his tractor that pulls a trailer lined with straw and filled with children’s laughter. I have blogged about our hayride here: https://lindamartinandersen.wordpress.com/2012/10/22/our-annual-hayride-a-fall-family-tradition/
T is for Turkey
Yesterday, I was considering what “T” words to spotlight when two wild turkeys crossed our backyard. I wasn’t able to photograph them, but one thing I have learned to do is to credit great photographers when I meet them. Check out Tim and Mary Livingston’s art and photos of turkeys. You’ll love their blogs too.
Sneaking Bliss Blog with Mary A. Livingston:
T is for Thinking on Your Feet
I am not the most mechanically minded one in the family by any stretch of the imagination, but I take comfort in being able to think on my feet some times. It feels good to be able to solve something when you haven’t plotted and planned in advance. My reaction: “I want to scream and shout and let it all out”– Scream and Shout by Will.i.am and Brittney Spears: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYtGl1dX5qI
Name a time when you were quick at thinking on your feet. How did you react? Internally? Externally?
Thanks for playing along!
What “T” words come to mind for you? I hope you’ll share why they’re special to you.
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