Weekly Photo Challenge: In the Background

This week’s The Daily Post – Weekly Photo Challenge is:  In a new post created for this challenge, share a picture that says In the Background.  Click here to see the challenge.  Here’s my take on the theme.

As we were decorating our yard for Memorial Day, I noticed my yellow flower thing-ys  had begun blooming (does anyone know the name of these plants?).  I decided to snap some photos.  After I took the first one or two pictures, I remembered this week’s Photo Challenge and decided to see just what I could “catch” in the background of my frame.  I took these with my iPhone5 camera.  I wish now I would have used my good Sony.  Oh, well, hind-sight is always 20/20!

In The Background:  One of the flags we put out around the house.

In The Background: One of the flags we put around the front of our house.

The intent of this shot was to get the flag with the roses. In The Background:  Three more of the flags down the sidewalk.

The intent of this shot was to get the flag with the roses.
In The Background: Three more of the flags down the sidewalk.

And I just cannot resist posting this next picture.  In the background is my front door with my Flip Flop Wreath!  (Click on the name of the post to see previous posts:  Flip Flop Frenzy – Part 2 and Flip Flop Frenzy).


I hope you enjoyed my take on the theme “In The Background.”

4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Lily Mugford
    May 28, 2013 @ 06:15:22

    I like your flip-flop wreath… fun idea.


  2. Island Traveler
    May 28, 2013 @ 12:05:44

    An inspiring background at a time when our country remembers the men and women who everyday offer their lives so we can enjoy ours. My thoughts and prayers to our heroes and their families.


    • Betty Huffman
      May 28, 2013 @ 14:00:21

      Thank you! My youngest son has been in the Navy for eleven years. I’ve always been very patriotic, but am even more so now. That’s why we always decorate, and I decided to take some pictures of the house.


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