Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Appreciating Today




Relax..

Breath in Deep..

Hold it..

Let it out..




Loosen your shoulders..

Smile..

Close your eyes..




You'll be surprised 
at how many voices you'll hear,




whispering sweet encouragements into your ear.

Quote by Mike Dooley



Happy Tuesday my friends.
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55 comments:

Cynthia Schelzig said...

I was just about to log out and there popped up your post so of course I had to feast my green eyes on your creations.....just lovely. Some good advice too...have a great day Linda!

Terry said...

I just realized that it is almost August 1st and I will be looking forward to traveling adventures! These are beautiful photos, GF! Hugs!

TexWisGirl said...

how sweet. :)

Carol Blackburn said...

Thanks, I needed that :)

Deanna said...

I am breathing....lovely images and a big hug!!

Tina Fariss Barbour said...

I needed this reminder (and beautiful photos) to relax.

Stella said...

Linda this is such sweet, true and wonderful reminder. Your photos are stunning; as they always are....
XX

Valerie-Jael said...

Lovely photos, great post! Hugs, Valerie

Becca said...

So pretty Linda!

Robyn G said...

Simple and meaningful, great job! The purple flowers are my favorite, Linda!

Robyn
http://theranchwifechronicles.com/

Christines Welt! said...

Wonderful,dear Linda!

Netty said...

Wonderful photographs to go with those great words, hugs Annette x

augcott said...

Absolutely lovely!
:-D

It's me said...

Beautiful !!!...love from me...xxx !

Ida said...

These are wonderful and so pretty. The white flower through the fence is my favorite. Very dreamy.

Sandie Edwards said...

So true Linda, it is amazing what you hear when you stop to listen ... and take in what is going on around you. Adore your precious photographs and amazing inspiration ....xxx

Gayle Price said...

Aaah yes. Beautiful words and beautiful images. Thank you for the reminder my friend....you are wise, and I always feel enlightened and thankful after a visit to your 'Happy Place'.

Heather Jensen said...

Beautiful photos as always Linda. :)

Kathy, PaperPumpkin said...

You must have known...I really needed this right now...what an afternoon... You take such gorgeous photos. Peace to you, Kath

Davi said...

Linda I Love those Beautiful pics, the softness of the backgrounds and colors are filled with peacefulness! Continue to be encouraged my friend you day is just round the corner :)

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Just beautiful!!!!

S. Etole said...

Such peace-filled images.

Sylvia said...

Gorgeous photo's Linda, I love your floral pictures! No bees this time. We had another lovely day with sunshine...rain...sunshine and rain! We are supposed to be that way again tomorrow! Yeah! Happy Wednesday.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Ahhhh.... i feel better already!!!!
Thanks for the beautiful shots!

Lynn Richards said...

Beautiful!! Love the photos you put with the words.
xoxo
Lynn

Deb Hickman said...

Stunning photo's!!!! Lavender is one of my favourite flowers and scents. Deb x

Ros Crawford said...

Happy Tuesday Linda ... gorgeous shots!

Nancy said...

Words of wisdom to go with beautiful photographs....

Nancy @ A Rural Journal said...

You are so right Linda! This quote and your lovely images really speak to me.

Tracy said...

Wow.....just wow. :-)

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Thanks for sharing the words and the photos. Just wonderful.

Lisa Gordon said...

What a gorgeous series this is, Linda.
I especially love the lavender. I think those need to be framed, for sure.

You have a wonderful evening, my friend. xo.

Charlene said...

Spectular flowers Linda!! Happy Wednesday sweet friend!

amanda | wildly simple said...

These are outstanding, beautiful photos, Linda! Just gorgeous.

Colleen Dietrich said...

Amazing pics to go along with that soft quote, Linda. Gorgeous combo.

julieprice3 said...

I can just smell those lilacs, beautiful! Have a lovely day my friend
Hugs Julie P

Catherine said...

I am appreciating your advice today Linda!
Hooray Friday! :)
xo Catherine

Audrey Pettit said...

OMGoodness! What beautiful photos and what a beautiful post! I so hope you're finding some peace and happiness these days, my friend!

Georgianna said...

Hi Linda! Well, I absolutely love your lavender images, filled with the softness of summer light. And that's a lovely quote to go with them – wise advice!

Wishing you a super weekend.

G

Karen @ Pieces of Contentment said...

Beautifully done Linda, a lovely selection of macros.
Hope you have a great weekend.

Mona Pendleton said...

Beautiful photos Linda! Hope you are enjoying yourself and keeping cool!

unikorna said...

I could almost feel the fresh air :)...what a beautiful lesson of embracing nature :).

Rosemary said...

Nothing like a beautiful flower to make me feel happy :) Love the lavender in your first shots, I'm breathing deeply to enjoy their beautiful perfume!

Lori said...

What gorgeous flower photography! Amazing...I can almost smell them!

Wendy AppleApricot said...

Great shots! They're gorgeous. You're always so good with the close-ups!

Big hug and happy... well, what is it, it's in the middle of the night here, lol

Pride In Photos said...

I wish there was someone like you whispering this over my shoulder throughout the day, relax breathe in...LOL!

Gay Peplow said...

Wonderful photos and inspiring words my dear friend, TFS big hugs, Gay xx
p.s I sent an email but it bounced back, I'm sorry:{ x

Julie said...

I can smell the lavendar!

Shahrul Niza said...

Gorgeous photos!. I'm busy like a bee, admiring every tiny bud :)

Catherine said...

My favorite quiet time is in the early mornings sitting outside drinking my tea and listening to the birds. :)
xo Catherine

Tricia said...

Such prettiness! Lavender is one of my favorites :)

Justine said...

I needed that, thankyou! love your shots and words

Charlene said...

Hi Sweetie! Thanks for the birthday wishes!!! I always love visiting your blog and seeing all the wonderful pictures!Hugs!

Kerri Farley said...

......whooooosh! there goes my breath being taken away by your awesome images!
LOVE 'em all!

Katy Noelle said...

I'm commenting a-waaaaay back here because I've started at the top and kept reading and looking and gasping and looking and reading some more. So many wonders - big and small - that you show, here! I'm so glad that you're having a wonderful time!! =)

xo