~ ~ ~ Abby and Hopie go to the beach. On Saturday my granddaughter, Abigail, asked if she could come to her Hopie's house all by herself. Of course, I said I would love that! Her older brother, Verne, wanted to go to a friend's house and her younger sister, Natalie, is too young to be away from mum for an overnighter. So...it was me and Abigail for the weekend. She wanted to stay 2 nights! I think she may have been slightly motivated by the need for some alone time and Natalie's late night crying. ~ We cooked homemade cornmeal waffles together for breakfast. When your grandmother is a Montessori teacher you learn to cut your waffles up by yourself. You can see the concentration on her face. I didn't help at all! Verne's first day of Kindergarten! I drove up in the morning to watch him get on the bus! He loves it! On Monday morning Abigail and I drove back up to her house. My daughter, Hannah, came over with delicious donuts and Bonnie made a breakfast of bacon, s
Very nice, love when a pine cone goes to seedReplyDelete
Simple beauty in nature.ReplyDelete
Lovely. Mother Nature really does it right. Happy New Year!ReplyDelete
Thank you for choosing to share your photograph at Sunlit Sunday. Just looking at the pinecone gives me a sense of quiet calm brought on by the soft colours, the intricate design, and the appreciation you've shown for one singular element found outdoors.ReplyDelete
Nice little pine. lonely in the grass.ReplyDelete
beautiful. ( :ReplyDelete
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popping over from My Little Home and Garden - thanks for sharing - nice to see a photo without snow!!ReplyDelete
I love the simplicity of this! Visiting from Sunlit SundayReplyDelete
simplicity at its best ... visiting from Sunlit SundayReplyDelete
How beautiful the stillness of simplicity in the natural scheme of things. Lovely textures.ReplyDelete
This is so beautiful. Love it!ReplyDelete
So lovely. I'm a visitor from Sunlit Sunday.ReplyDelete
Nature doesn't need photoshop does it?ReplyDelete
All the beauty there waiting for us to capture it and you did!
I'm visiting from Sunlit Sunday.
Sending you warm hugs and a pocket full of sunbeams!
Shane in New Zealand
Beautiful picture. Coming from Sunlit Sunday.ReplyDelete