I do think this is one of the most fun photo challenges. It forces you to take pictures you wouldn't otherwise take thus growing in your photography and while I love enjoying the skill of other photographers, the creativity in finding the 5 items for the hunt makes it fun for all. Which is great for me. Now it does take a little more time, but that...well.
I thought the "Things that make you go 'hmmmm'" would be the hardest one to find, but I forgot I had three children. They make me go 'hmmmm' all of the time.
This is a salt crystal growth (didn't know that the first time around):
He was told to pick nice clothes for the field trip--either a polo or a dress shirt--both is more his style.
For Kitchen it was suggested you do a self-portrait. It didn't seem right to give my new blogging friends the mistaken impression that I spend time in the kitchen, especially not for cooking. This is a more common scene:
(A tutorial on getting rid of glare would come in handy if any knows where to find one...)
Since I didn't do a selfie for kitchen I thought maybe for decay, but let me tell you, taking pictures of my teeth cavities is very difficult--especially if your camera won't let you take a picture if it doesn't think you have a focus lock. (No, I didn't actually try it.) Luckily I did not have to go far to find some wood decay:
These are only a few of the samples available in my backyard, and no, we do not have a lot of land.
"Me Time" definitely seemed the best theme to use a self-potrait. With no tripod (well, I have a tripod, but it isn't strong enough for my new camera) I had my husband take the picture:
The only remaining hunt item is "groups of three." If you did not notice, I have had several groups of three already, but this is definitely my favorite group of three in my life:
My three children!