Category Archives: Quotes

Movie Monday…

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Tom: Well done Bridge, four hours of careful cooking and a feast of blue soup, omelette and marmalade. I think that deserves a toast, don’t you? To Bridget, who cannot cook, but who we love
[in an undertone]
Tom: just as she is.
Tom, Shazzer, Jude: To Bridget, just as she is.

~Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)

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Friday Five…

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“Beauty must appeal to the senses, must provide us with immediate enjoyment,
must impress us or insinuate itself into us without any effort on our part.”
― Claude Debussy

 

What my senses are enjoying right now…

* sound of lapping waves *

* feel of sand between my toes *

* smell of sunscreen *

* taste of cold beer *

* sight of breathtaking sunsets *

…ahhhh, the beauty of being by the lake!!

What appealed to your senses this week?

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Friday Five…

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“No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anyone but oneself.”
― Virginia Woolf

Here are a few of my little moments of being myself this week…

{Attending a gorgeous & fun orchard wedding…}20120802-113852.jpg

{Finally cooled off enough to enjoy some bonfires…}20120802-113902.jpg

{Cheering on a friend’s lovely concert…}20120802-113755.jpg

{Devouring a lemon-blueberry cupcake from Yum! }20120802-113920.jpg

{Goofing off with my brother…}20120802-113936.jpg

…What made you happy this week?

Have a lovely weekend!!

{Images by Me}

Movie Monday…

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Eric Liddell: I have no formula for winning the race. Everyone runs in her own way, or his own way. And where does the power come from, to see the race to its end? From within.

~Chariots of Fire (1981)

…Have to share the iconic theme song (which makes me want to run in slow motion):

** You can also access the song here at Grooveshark**

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Friday Five…

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“The aspects of things that are most important to us are hidden
because of their simplicity and familiarity.”

― Ludwig Wittgenstein

A few of my simple and familiar details from this week…

{Girl’s Night One…Margaritas}20120726-154331.jpg

{Girl’s Night Two…(cheap) Wine & Champagne}20120726-154347.jpg

{Dance-off…so silly!!}20120726-154403.jpg

{Just the right amount of spice…from here}20120726-154419.jpg

{Little one making me smile…and laugh}20120726-154514.jpg

…What made you happy this week?

Have a lovely weekend!!

{Images by Me}