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Sweet September


Welcome to Friday’s Blessing List!

We had a few cooler days last week and I thought perhaps the Island had made the transition to fall but, no, I was wrong. This week we had some of the warmest temperatures of the whole summer! So what does that mean??

1. Bonus Beach days!


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End of summer blessing list


Beyond lay the sea, misty and purple, with its haunting, unceasing murmur. The west was a glory of soft mingled hues, and the pond reflected them all in still softer shadings. The beauty of it all thrilled Anne’s heart, and she gratefully opened the gates of her soul to it.

“Dear old world,” she murmured, “you are very lovely, and I am glad to be alive in you.”    (Anne of Green Gables, Ch 38)


Summer’s end almost always catches me by surprise. How can it be September already? I want to treasure these last lovely days even more, simply because they’re passing by so quickly. Continue reading

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It’s Blessing List day and I’m linking up with Susanne at Living To Tell The Story. I’ve been absent for a bit and I can only blame the summer weather! 😉

1. Is it really Sept?

Josie_Pantons_shore2Warm, sunny days have fed my endless summer illusion . . .

Josie_Pantons_shoreWe’re still getting some beach fun in!

But this morning’s air has a definite autumnal nip. And I can hear the wild geese honking as they flock overhead. It’s time to get back into the fall swing of things, including updating my blog. Especially today!

2. Because we’re celebrating ~ Happy Birthday Sarah!  You have been a joy and blessing to us since day one! Love and prayers for a wonderful year ahead!

Sarah_Moores_sm3. Counting our blessings by two – our August grandbabies!

Auguts_babies24. Enjoying our garden’s bounty

Roger_Josie_gardenand beauty.

garden_flowers_20145.  and giving thanks for all our wonderful summer memories. So blessed!

It’s so good to be back counting with you Susanne, and all the Friday Favers!

Thanks for visiting!

with love,

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