Tag Archives: peace and tranquility

You Write it Wednesday

I’m not sure if this is a challenge or a weekly post but the question posed is: What do you love most about your life. So many things come to mind, especially recent events with so much to be thankful … Continue reading

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Sssh, sssh

It’s. Oh. So quiet It’s. Oh. So still You’re all alone And so peaceful until………………. These are the opening lyrics to Bjork’s It’s Oh So Quiet way back in 1995. What some people might not know though is that¬†Betty Hutton … Continue reading

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This is one of the best photos I’ve taken recently As the sun sets on a glorious day, If only I could capture the moment. A camera doesn’t do it justice As the warm hues of the setting are lost. … Continue reading

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Signs of Summer and River views.

Several of our new friends have been taking their boats out on the water, some staying out overnight and one for three weeks (they’re due back on Saturday). Hubby and I are content to putter up river though, enjoying the … Continue reading

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Walk to refresh

I have always found walking a good way to collect my thoughts and get things into perspective.¬† Maggie certainly has no objections to accompany me. Whether it’s the steady pace of my footsteps or the peace and tranquility of my … Continue reading

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One Man and his boat

Berthed at the end of the pontoon, he sits on the bow and watches the world go by. On rainy days, he can stay inside, but still see what is going on and enjoy the surroundings of a marina or … Continue reading

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My Day Off

Nice to have a day off. A day to enjoy the quiet of the country. The peace and tranquility of Nature. The garden is full of visitors, birds of various species pecking away at the feeders, some in the throes … Continue reading

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