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Saturday’s Thought – Savoring the Last Days of Summer

“Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon.”

(C. Day Lewis)

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Friday’s Thought – A Colorful Life

“Each color lives by its mysterious life.”

(Wassily Kandinsky)

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Friday’s Thought – In the Depths of Summer

“Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.”

(Sam Keen)

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My Favorite Things – Flowers, Of Course

With so much work on my plate this spring, there were almost no opportunities for outings with my camera.  So I welcomed having a free afternoon today to walk over to the Conservatory Garden to see what’s blooming.  Needless to say, it was a feast for my eyes and for my camera.

Enjoy!

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Friday’s Thought – On Love, Light and Hope

pink peonies

(No quote today, just the video below.)

In my eyes, the most poignant expression of love, light and hope I’ve seen in the aftermath of the Paris attacks…

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My Favorite Things – Lake Living in New Hampshire

Though I love living in New York City, getting to escape to my mom’s cabin on Goose Pond is heaven on earth.

This is the place to sit and unwind…

looking at the lake

To take long walks…

Goose Pond Road

Smell the flowers…

blue hydrangea

And commune with nature.

orange butterfly on purple flowers

“Pick your own blueberries” are as close as the backyard…

single blueberry

(And local farm stands are just a short drive away.)

vegetable stand in Lebanon NH

In the evenings the entertainment consists of loon spotting…

two loons on Goose Pond

Loon kicking out its leg

And taking in the sunset.

Sunset on Goose Pond

My idea of paradise!

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Friday’s Thought – The Fruit of Life

Indian paintbrush flowers

“Color is the fruit of life.”

(Guillaume Apollinaire)

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