Sunday, February 28, 2010

Sunday Afternoon

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Welcome to the 45th run of "Sunday Favorites"!!!

"Sunday Favorites" is a Sunday meme designed to give bloggers a chance to share a favorite post from the past! Thanks to  Happy to Design for hosting this event!

It’s a beautiful day here in Florida...perfect for relaxing. Of course, if you know me, I can only enjoy relaxing for a little while and then I’m ready to GO somewhere! Here I am on Jekyll Island last week. Latitude 31 is an AMAZING place to eat! I had Grouper Hemingway with Key Lime pie for dessert! Delicious!

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I hope you’ll all click on my One World One Heart post HERE to follow me and close to a thousand other bloggers on the Magic Carpet ride!

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I’d like to share a few more vacation photos today.

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You never know where the road will lead....

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This is the largest suspension bridge in Georgia!

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Take a deep breath....let’s GO!!!

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“The world is a book and those that do not travel read only the first page.” 

St. Augustine

I am very blessed.  Happy Sunday!

36 comments:

Janet said...

Beautiful photos. I like that quote at the end of your post....I've only read a few pages! I'm a home gal.

Mila said...

Wonderful, absolutely wonderful!
I love travel and with those immages, I can read some other pages of book!
Blessing,
Mila :)

Vee said...

Amazing photography...such a beautiful part of the country and I've not traveled there...yet!

Twyla and Lindsey said...

Thank you so much for mentioning us! We really apreciate it!
Wow that bridge looks like fun to me but Mom would have been scared to death to go over it! Your photography is beautiful!
Hopw you had a wonderful weekend, Lindsey

Annalisa said...

:) That quote is also my favourite one!
Oh, this post made me travel with you!!:) How I love when bloggers are able to communicate their feelings in such a way..wonderful!

Great photos, you look so nice!!

Annalisa

JG said...

Key Lime Pie - that is one of my favorite desserts!

Your photos of warm weather are a treat to look at. It's cold here in Western MA. Thursday, brrr wind chills.

Janean said...

i can feel the warm air and smell the salt water........ahhhhh.

Kaila said...

Send a little of that sunshine and warmth to PA.

I always love visiting your blog. I especially enjoy the emphasis on food, photos, friends, and fun.

Enjoy what is left of your weekend.

Cozy Little House said...

You know what? You are getting very, very good with your photography! I am so impressed and proud of you, girlfriend!
Brenda

Boo-Bah said...

Your pictures are wonderful.
Regarding the post, since marriage which was 52 and 1/2 years ago I have only been on the first page. We are real homebodies.
when I was a kid I did a lot of traveling with my mom and aunt. I will always remember our trip to my mom's home in Canada. Then when I was around 14 my mom and I traveled across the United States by Greyhound bus. Interestin, fun, and tiring.
I loved it though.

Iris

Marie said...

Beautiful pictures! I have never been to Florida, but have always wanted to go. You have made me want to go even more!

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Diane,

I loved seeing some of your holiday photos ~ Florida looks beautiful and you must be having a great time.

Hugs
Carolyn

Michela said...

Happy February Diane! Thank you for sharing your beautiful pictures! xxxx

Lallee said...

I loved seeing your vacation photos, especially the marsh pictures. I hope I get to Jekyll one of these days.
♥Lallee

Bevie said...

I came by yesterday, but wanted to come back and read so more..your photos are awesome..so happy to be following you now..have a great day..Pssssst we got 8 inches of snow Sat. burrrrr!
My sister is in Lady Lakes..

Happy@Home said...

Your dinner sounds mouthwatering. Your photos are all beautiful. Glad you are having a good time.

Barb~Bella Vista said...

Hi Diane, I love your pictures. I have been to all these wonderful places.....ahhhh, isn't Florida beautiful?

Barb ♥

Joy said...

What a pretty clear sky and looks like a beautiful area. Happy Monday!

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

Beautiful photo's. I lived in Florida years ago and loved it. My daughter and grands live in Georgia..and that is also beautiful.

I think I was through there when that bridge was being built..if it's the same one.

It sounds like you had a wonderful, wonderful time!
Can you believe it is already February 1st? :)

Jacqueline said...

Diane...
Everytime I see your stunning photo's I see the bluest sky ever. It's so pretty, no matter what the season and where you are. You should take up photography Queen of the Beach...you are gifted at it and I love that you share the gift with all of us!

Anonymous said...

Hi, Diane
I lost your email address! I looked everywhere in my computer files and it has completely disappeared!
I love your photos you posted.
Please email me! tscat@sbcglobal.net
Thanks
Teresa

Carolee said...

Stunning photos, and I just love the quote!

~ Carolee

Low Tide High Style said...

Your photos are really beautiful!

Kat :)

Keetha Broyles said...

Oooooo! Hubby and I went to Jekyll Island once long long ago in another life - - - a college day life. I loved it.

Grandma Yellow Hair said...

You never disappoint me when I visit you. Love your vacation pictures their beautiful
almost like we are there too. lol
Come by and enter my giveaway
Love
Maggie

Carol at Serendipity said...

Beautiful photographs. I am Southwest Florida where today it is 41!

Love your quote.

Carol

Jacqueline said...

Dear Diane...my playmate friend!
Stop by The Enchanted Playhouse today...we have a winner...yipeeee!
Would love to have you come to The Calico Consignment Shoppe and bring your friends for my March give away...It's a game show! Wink!

Chari at Happy To Design said...

Hello Diane...

My friend, I was just elated to have you join in with the fun of Sunday Favorites...WELCOME!!! What a fabulous post to share with us today! Your vacation photos of Georgia are sooo beautiful! In fact, the second photo of those golden reeds in the water...along with the palm trees lining the roadway...is just gorgeous!!! It's my favorite! Mmm...it's just 9:30am here right now...so honestly the Grouper Hemmingway isn't sounding so good...just because it's a little early...but a piece of key lime pie sounds divine! Hehe! I really do love seafood...and I'm sure that given just a couple of hours...I would love to give it a try! Hehe!

Thank you so much, Diane...for participating in Sunday Favorites!!! It's such a pleasure to have you and I hope that you'll join in with the fun again! Loved all of your beautiful vacation photos! It's cold and very foggy at my place this morning. We're supposed to get more snow today. You're photos of the sun and water are like a breath of fresh air, my friend!!!

Have a super Sunday!
Chari @Happy To Design

Linda said...

I have always wanted to go to Jekyll Island, so thanks for the great pics! Also thanks for coming by to enter my giveaway:)

Blessings,
Linda

Under the Willow said...

I also love lavender---everything! Lovely blog.

Butterfly Works said...

Your photos of Jekyll Island made me homesick for Ga....We have a house at St. Simons Island so we cross that bridge all the time when we are down there...Beautiful pictures....
I have enjoyed broswing your blog; it's lovely....
I hope you will come over and visit me; I'd love to have you.
Hugs and Blessings,
Butterfly

Lisa said...

A beautiful, Sunday afternoon drive, and Happy Sunday to you also!

Lisa

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

Your photos are beautiful! I'm glad I was able to see this beautiful island through your eyes.

I also love that St. Augustine quote! So true!

kim said...

Love all these photos. I lived on St. Simons when I was a child. Beautiful shots you captured.

M.Kate said...

I am blessed to have known you too and those images are really fantastic...love/M

Wsprsweetly Of Cottages said...

You took some wonderful photographs! I love that picture of you...you look so happy!