Weekly photo challenge: Our 2012 in pictures

We hope your 2013 is filled with happiness!
A few photographic snippets from 2012 in the Ouachitan woodlands of Arkansas.

And be sure to check out the challenge homepage: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2012/12/28/weekly-photo-challenge-my-2012-in-pictures/ a page that includes:

In a whirl.

Christmas decorations and another beautiful sunset, OR how to make the most of fading light without a tripod.

 

A little fun with LEDs
After a day of cooking and cleaning, it was time to do something else -- like restringing the deck lights. After all, you can't be outshone by your neighbor, especially if there are only three houses on the street.