Wordless Wednesday: 3/26/14 (Sunny Reflections)

I ran across this shot (taken during my first summer here) while searching my pics for yesterday’s Reflections post.  It seemed well suited for Wordless Wednesday, so here it is!

Backyard Queen Palm after a summer storm

NOTE: Look at the bottom left corner of this photo: the vacant lot next door wasn’t yet empty ➡ that happened in 2011 and you can read about it here.

For other Wordless Wednesday posts, check out the blogger who started it all, and, of course, the Zemanta links below!

Until next time….

🙂 🙂 🙂

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Home

There are so many ways to illustrate home and much of this blog is devoted to that context.  I’ve written of home in terms of loved ones,  physical places, and states of mind.

At its most basic, home is a sanctuary. Today I”ll show you local places and events where the welcome mat is always out and makes me feel at home:

1. My mother’s house:

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2. Ivana’s House

Ivana's Garden

3. Among the Master Gardeners:

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3. Seaside Grille

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4. The Beach (this is Humiston Beach another local beach we frequent)

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5, The Oceanside Farmers’ Market (across from Humiston Beach)

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6. Beachside at Humiston Park

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7. My backyard:

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“What we call a home is merely any place that succeeds in making more consistently available to us the important truths which the wider world ignores, or which our distracted and irresolute selves have trouble holding onto.”