May 18, 2017

Simple Woman's Daybook Entry


on the island at Ship Bottom today

Outside my window... Sunny and warm afternoon on the Jersey coast.  87F and humid!

I am thankful... for the day and everything in it. 


In the garden... Wisteria is taking over the place! New vines all over!

I am listening to... Sponge Bob.. the Little is watching TV after school..and now silence as she just went out to play with the gang.
 

I am thinking...  about shopping that needs doing.


I am wearing.. Baby blue tee shirt, sneakers





I am creating... working on headers for the blog.
I am doing... I did some housework today and put away some laundry.

I am looking forward to... the rest of my life.


In my kitchen: I made and just finished eating a big salad.


Plantation Tan and white on walls (not my own bedroom)


Around the house...The walls are almost done with painting and the job needs to get finished.
I am painting the walls in the dining room and living room and my office  Behr's   Plantation Tan. So far I love it!
 Here it is in a bedroom scene.
My trim will be white as well.

 
One of my favorite things...  Gas Lamps on streets.


 A Place I want to visit:   Sante Fe, New Mexico, Taos NM

A moment from my day... sparkles on the bay:


 Quote to share: 
"Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals."
 Fulton J. Sheen
Carolina Herrera

Board room...  a picture from my pinterest boards:
 Carolina Herrera my all time favorite designer.
Find my pinterest  HERE. 





5 comments:

  1. Hi Annie, I enjoyed your post today. I added a few more pictures to my blog. I will do the simple book on Monday. I am going to be painting too. This house came with a color I have not ever liked. The house is too dark and it really looks bad when I take pictures. So I am going with a cottage white which will still offer a contrast to the white trim. I painted my bedroom a light grey the day after I moved in. Is that your actual bedroom? Can you see the ocean from your bedroom? How cool! Your headers are always so beautiful! Happy weekend. Hugs

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    1. Hi Susan, no its not my bedroom. It was just a room I found painted with the Plantation tan color.
      I live by the bay. The ocean is across the island from me on the other side of the bay.
      I am glad that you like the headers :)

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  2. Your words are inspiring, I need to paint, mostly outside windows, but always seem to have more pressing chores to attend.
    What a lovely calming color you have chosen for your bedroom.
    Living by the sea...a magical place to call home. Lucky duck :)
    Hugs,
    ~Jo

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  3. What a lovely bedroom. Warm here in western NY as well, hubby had to put the window ac's in.

    Enjoyed your meme, Annie, thank you for the smiles.

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  4. Wonderful header !
    One can almost smell the salt air...aaahhhh...
    Your photos are beautiful and inviting.You have a real gift !
    Enjoy your day , my friend !

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