Tag Archives: Lake Shelbyville

Falling back

The beautiful season of autumn lets your senses sail away.  Fall in the country has it’s very own smell. The trick is to breathe deeply and notice it! Reminisce a bit, then brush your hands off, and appreciate each beautiful … Continue reading

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April …

Looking for April??  Or at least an April post from me? Seriously, I don’t know where it went!One minute it is here in its blooming glory….In the next minute, it gains momentum and flies into May! The April flowers brought May … Continue reading

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Not your average November

Fall in central Illinois hung on as long as it could this year, with a much later frost. We’ve had foggy mornings, with a Super Moon appearing all night and into the early morning. Beautiful lunch hours – eating outside in … Continue reading

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Well, that was awesome!

Shelbyville, Illinois – home of the Touchstone Energy Balloonfest at Lake Shelbyville. Assisting with the Touchstone Energy hot air balloon and Balloonfest is not new to me. What was new to me was actually being a passenger in a hot air balloon. … Continue reading

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Today is what you make of it.

Change is in the air. Subtly, weaving it’s web. Starting slowly, gaining momentum. Fight it? Oh, there’s no need!  Change is a constant. Does the sun sit still? Not for a minute. Quit worrying about those watching, waiting, Stick your … Continue reading

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Summer Lovin’

August!  It’s here!  Summer flies soooo quickly from here. Where are those lazy, hazy days?? As long as we’re having fun, it doesn’t matter. Visits with cousins and family: Who is happier? Getting to take night-time walks while the sun sets, … Continue reading

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Photo Friday ~ July 17, 2015

Just because my sons are 23 and 20 doesn’t mean we don’t have Nerf swords at the ready! Her dragon(fly) … Finally, the weather has cooperated and I had some good work time in the Pumpkin Patch. In the goat … Continue reading

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