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Thursday, August 15, 2013

August Break - Day 15

 

"Give goodness to the day

and before you know it,

the day will be giving goodness to you."
~Terri Guillemets
 
I'm taking a little break from August Break and actually going to talk a little about something that I am immensely grateful for!  I'm going to talk about what seems to be the most common thing to talk about...the weather!  As many of you know, I DO NOT like summer, give me winter any day!  I made a promise to myself that I would not gripe about the hot weather as much this summer. Other than a couple of little slips, I've done pretty well. Don't ask my family though, they may tell you otherwise, but on my blog I've tried to ignore that subject!  I was bound and determined to not waste away my summer wishing it were over!  But, I can't ignore the weather any longer. I must tell you what has been happening the last couple of days.
 
It's been what we in the south like to call "porch sitting" weather.  I woke this morning to beautiful weather, it was only 61 degrees and no humidity!  How amazing is that!  It's mid-August after all; one of our hottest months. I quickly opened the windows, turned on the attic fan, and just breathed the fresh air as it flowed through the house!  I'm just telling you right now, I won't be inside much for the next few days.  I will be out soaking up some sunshine!
 
I hope it's wonderful wherever you are!
 
Disclaimer:  Although I wish it were, that's not my porch!
 
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6 comments:

  1. What a great quote and I love your row of rockers! They'd look great on my back porch ...

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  2. Love the rockers and yes I understand how you felt this morning as it was the very same way in NC....In fact, I am sitting on my screen porch in a rocking chair as I type this....but I did have to come in for some water.....Enjoy.

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  3. Wonderful summer shot, Cathy! So glad you got some perfect weather there.....we finally got some sun and warmed up to 75 degrees -- I am so grateful for that!

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  4. So glad that you are having a break in your hot summer. It is has been lovely here too for the past few days. Enjoy your time outdoors.

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  5. I love that idea of "porch sitting" weather. My grandparents lived in Kentucky - one of my favorite things was sitting out on their covered front porch, swinging in the porch swing. Glad you are able to be out and about, enjoying the coolness.

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  6. A treat in what is usually the dog days of summer. Enjoy it!

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