Cherish is my favorite word, and I cherish the ability of turning the routine into a beautiful moment.
Nature creates in me, a spiritual and meditative time to bring peace, harmony and balance, into an otherwise ordinary day~
Mary Howell Cromer







Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Lily Pads, Old Barns & Blue Skies~

Like all towns, we have little towns along some beautiful lanes that seem to have their own charm and character. One that I travel often is Highway 42, which years ago was the main road from Louisville, Kentucky to Cincinnati, Ohio, until the early 1970 when I-71 came to be. I-71 once was the way to go, but there have been so many cars accidents, trucks overturned, people killed, and, or injured and to tell the truth, I would rather take the back roads, which may take a little longer, but yet, I get to also view some lovely scenery along the way and I still always get to my destination on time~

























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9 comments:

  1. these are such beautiful photos Mary. I want to tell you too how sorry and sad I am about your Chloe. I know your heart must ache but I'm happy that you had the years that you did. take good care Mary. happy SWF to you.

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  2. Beautiful collection of images. Happy sky watching.

    Liz @ A Simple Life

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  3. The barn is ao quaint, but my favourite shot is the simple fence and tree! Somehow that one just captures my heart!!

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  4. My favorite of all of these is the fence and tree. Superior shot!

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  5. nice and tranquil country side.

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  6. Nice Series, I liked all of them.

    Thanks for dropping by

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  7. Romantic...soo romantic and wonderful pure Nature......!!
    I do love indeed the wonderful water roses or lilies.....!!

    Wild lawns in a truly golden light and a barn which has almost an antique charm....!!

    Delightful, Mary...what a pleasant countryside!!

    ciao ciao elvira

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