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Dec 9, 2009

OUTDOOR WEDNESDAY - WINTER SCENES


Susan @ A Southern Daydreamer is our host for Outdoor Wednesday. This time of year the photos are really spectacular. When you look at these ones click on the FULLSCREEN button at the top to see the pictures better. Remember there are multiple images to click through or you can choose to scroll through at the bottom. 
Christmas Blessings
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17 comments:

Muddy Boot Dreams said...

There are times when we all need to slow down, and really reflect on these types of messages. We are a blessed society, and most of us are too busy to realize that.

Great post.

Jen

Foley said...

Gorgeous photos - love the one with the purplish-pink sky!!
Makes you realize how very lucky you are!

Florida Sue said...

Isn't it the truth. What better time than Christmas to put it all into perspective? I am so glad that you posted this today Lucy.

storyteller said...

Beautiful ... thank you!
Hugs and blessings,
Sacred Ruminations

Blondie's Journal said...

This slide show is awesome, Lori. I barely looked at the photos because the words were so touching. And as Sue said, it puts things in perspective.

Thanks for a wonderful post.

xoxo
Jane

Deb said...

great photos...

grey like snuffie said...

Wonderful encouragement...I was just thinking at the grocery store today that we really don't appreciate so many common everyday things and people....and we definitely don't let them know. ALWAYS much to rejoice over!

Rhonda @ Shellbelle's Tiki Hut said...

Let's see, I've hardly worked at all this year and Sister was laid off three months ago. Our home is going into foreclosure, but I always tell her that we are still much better off than a lot of other folks who have it much rougher than we do by far. I still have food in the cupboards, clothes on my back, a place to sleep, fresh water, and I still count my blessings everyday!

People just need to put things in perspective and your thoughts today should help them.

The Quintessential Magpie said...

Beautiful pictures and a wonderful message. Thank you for taking the time to do this. I enjoyed it!

Happy Outdoor Wednesday!

XO,

Sheila :-)

A Stitch In Thyme said...

Thank you for your help yesterday with my button!!

I love the second photo on this beautiful slide show you shared with us. How true it is. One thing i've learned this year is to not take advantage of any day I am able to give a little of myself. No matter how small or large my efforts are, they are shared with someone I love.

Beautiful Lori! Thank you for sharing it. Hugs. Tammy

MiMi said...

What a gorgeous picture and a beautiful sentiment that we all need to remember.

Mary said...

That is a lovely photo and you gave us something to mull over. Have a wonderful Outdoor Wednesday.

Jane said...

Pretty! So yeah, here's my comment so ya know I was here!

sherri@lavenderfields said...

Thanks for sharing that Lori. It gives me goose bumps whenever I read it! Makes me very grateful for what I have! Hope you are having a good Wednesday and enjoy the rest of your week! Looks like we may be getting some snow eh? Take care Sherri : )

Kammy said...

Cool Lori Cool....I am fasinated with the "Simpson" person on your blog and the quote...mmmmmmm is it a "like Lori" LOL LOL LOL ! I love the Simpsons - they are soooo wrong but sooooo funny. I am a dork I forgot to link up to Outdoor Wens....now I am like 100 - but it's o.k. my buddies come see me anyway - Don't you think some of these parties have sooooo many entries they are "OUT OF CONTROL"
Now we have 20 below zero here...I hate to think what you have ....brrrrrrrr
Kammy

Michelle said...

OH...so nice for this time of year. Winter is my favorite time to hike with my dogs and they just love it too. It's so quite in the woods and every color is so vibrant and gorgeous!

Kathy said...

Hi there, these photos are gorgeous, the words make you stop and think. I have enjoyed your blog and Santa #45 is gorgeous, happy holidays, Kathy.

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