9/21/13

I'm still learning....

 
 
 
after the rain comes beautiful mornings filled with promise
 

mid September is pretty neat to still wear flip flops


there is still time for a swim before the snow flies
 

that the local thrift store holds so many treasures
 like these linen napkins


and as if that wasn't enough...some nice person had dropped off a WHOLE BOX of
large fabric sample from France- that I bought for 5 bucks


 how nice it is that the flowers in my garden are still blooming


how pretty weeds can look with a little morning dew


the advantages of leaving holiday trees up all year
... don't have to put them up this season


how much I really love to sew- and that, " I can do this"


how much I missed Auggie being away at fall retreat for 2 days .... yes, it was only 2 days



and how happy I am when things turn out




 that I can bake delicious zucchini bread
(with a green vegetable the size of a baby python)
recipe
 

" I'm still learning "
Michelangelo, age 87
 
So how was your week?

11 comments :

  1. Oh those thrift store finds, just lovely.

    Wishing you the most wonderful weekend.

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  2. Learning is something I think we continue to do everyday. The key is to recognize the lessons. Probably one of the things that I adore about you, is your ability to see the beauty in everyday and learn from them.
    Beautiful treasures!

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  3. Camilla, what a beautiful post, words and photos that touched me.
    I love the linen napkins you found, what a special touch they will add to the table at meal time.
    I would love to learn to sew, my sewing machine still frightens me :)
    Enjoy that awesome looking bread, I think I am going to have to bake a loaf to enjoy here.

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  4. It looks dreamy there. So many wonderful images in this post.

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  5. ..I want to JUMP in that water.. Enjoy you Indian Summer! Oh, and awesome snag on the fabric ~ woohoo!

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  6. oh my gosh, what a lovely way to end summer. and those napkins and pile of fabric -score!

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  7. Så vackert alltihop! Älskar bilden på vattnet - det ser väldigt rent och fint ut. Vilken lycka att hitta så fina tyger på loppis. Min vecka var hektisk och höstig. :) Kram!

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  8. Beautiful! Those napkins are delightful... a great find!

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  9. how lucky to find the napkins and I love the action shot of your son! They grow so very fast. Love that you caught all of the goodness of September.

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