Jun 7, 2017

Daybook.. a journal of life by the sea








Simple Woman's Daybook







Looking out of my window:

Rugosa or beach rose is still partially in bloom. A few days ago it was covered with blossoms.

Rugosa with wisteria tendril photo bombing...

I am thinking:

About friends and family


One of my favorite things:


feet in sand and salt water, gulls talking overhead

I am wearing 

A T shirt that says "Run Like It's Midnight"
from the Little's Elementary school production of Cinderella.

I am creating

A clean organized laundry room.
Shelves need painting.
I need to organize the shelves better but since I can't lift anything I will need to corral a volunteer! ;)
The walls need to be painted as well.
I think the basket should be white.

a tiny back room in need of paint , new flooring and neater shelves.One wall lacks sheet rock!

I am watching

Saw PLL with girls last night.
The series if almost over and we still have no idea who AD is!!!


I am reading:

The Island by Elin Hilderbrand.
Takes place on Tuckernuck Island off Massachusetts and is about a family that comes together with happy endings!
It is my third time reading it.
I really need to get to Barnes and Noble and buy books!

on the night stand


I am listening

To birds and children playing. Boats on the bay.


In the garden:

Wisteria has overgrown the big pond. The waterfall is choked by Peppermint and the Scotch Broom needs serious pruning.
The fish have unpotted a reed that can be seen floating around in the photo.


I am learning

About some authors and their writing.

In the kitchen:

Made homemade taco seasoning for last night's dinner.
Shared a recipe for Strawberry Champagne Cake on Rock & Roll Cafe.. my other blog.



Shared quote






A moment from my day

about to sit down and play for a while


Post Script:

Stop listening to yourself.
Stop and hear God for a change.
His words are in his book.
Read it.. believe it.. do it.


9 comments:

  1. What an amazing, wonderful post you're sharing today, darling Annie, and thank you also for the lovely header you've created, you're truly an artist, sweet friend !

    Hope you're having the best of weeks,
    I'm sending blessings across the many miles,
    with all my love

    XOXO Dany

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  2. Really beautiful thoughts and perspective indeed, many thanks for sharing as it hits home. Warm greetings!

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  3. Wait, you have another blog? (giggling)---loved this post...thank you for the smiles.

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    1. I have 3 of them Linda. This one, a cooking blog and a political/environmental blog

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    2. 4 an art blog too. hehehe

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  4. I do so enjoy beginning my day here !
    Thank you for sharing your thoughts and photos...
    so lovely !
    Enjoy your day,my friend!

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  5. I am learning a greater appreciation for you and all that you do. Just noticed that you have several other blogs...and that you are a very gifted woman! This was lovely today. Very calming. Praying for your back to be strengthened and healed. Have a blessed and peaceful day, my friend.

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  6. I'm going to try your Champagne strawberry cake recipe, as soon as I can, it simply sounds delicious !
    We all seem to be painting one thing or another this past week, we painted my little potting shed yesterday, it looks so much better for a new coat of paint.
    I need to do my laundry room :)
    Thank you for sharing your lovely thoughts and pictures.
    Hugs,
    ~Jo

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  7. Enjoyed your daybook!! Hope you have a great weekend!!

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