Saturday, November 5, 2011

A Carolina Blue Sky

There’s just something about the shade of baby blue here in North Carolina that makes the trees look even better. (all of these were taken at Kate’s Park and none were altered or enhanced)


We are losing a lot of the brilliant color now…


but when I went to the library yesterday…


I walked over to Kate’s Park to take these photos.


The church is across the way and


every direction you look you see beauty!


I hope you are enjoying the lingering colors of Autumn at your house!



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Debbiedoos said...

I know what you mean about the skies here. They are just gorgeous, the color is so vivid you could just look up all day. Have a great day.

helen tilston said...

I love big skies and the subtle Autumn colours are in such harmony.
You live in a place of beauty and so wonderful to see you write of it and share it with us
Helen xx

Cindy said...

Beautiful pictures and sky! One time we were at the beach and some younger people came by and one guy said "What a freaking blue sky!" We thought that was so funny, so my husband and I always say that when the sky is so pretty.

Happy@Home said...

I agree with you on those Carolina blue skies. A beautiful color and paired with the autumn leaves ... GORGEOUS!
My weekend plans are to work out in my garden cutting down the perennials and tidying up for the winter. Also hope to get out and see a movie.
Have a happy weekend.

Penny from Enjoying The Simple Things said...

Great pictures! We do have a beautiful sky here don't we?

Dianne said...

So lovely... I'm going to visit a friend tomorrow and we are going to get a psychic reading. I've never had one and I'm trying to learn to read tea leaves so I think it will be fun and informative!

Anonymous said...

I love this post,, you are surrounded by beauty,, amazing.I also love yourb back roads,, thats one of our favorite pass times,, back roads.Have a beautiful saturday!

Donna said...

Such beautiful foliage! Fall is half over here. Such a disappointing season for colors. It's been mostly dull yellows and browns. We're just going to rest around the house this weekend. Nothing exciting going on here!

RURAL said...

It's interesting to think that I thought there was something about our BC blue sky that made the colors so vivid. Looks like we are all blessed with beauty this week.

Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams

Barbara F. said...

Fabulous fall photos, that blue sky is incredible. We are enjoying nice weather up here, too. xo

Corey said...

My parents live in NC, and I agree about how pretty it is!

Thanks for stopping by our storytime- I look forward to seeing what you have to share!

Becky Shander said...

Brilliant, deep orange against a bright blue gloriously beautiful.

Joanne said...

Blessings, Joanne

Piper said...

Love calling NC home!! We live in the Foothills so every day is a new picture of God's creation!!

Anonymous said...

nice post thanks for sharing loves...soraya

Unknown said...

Oh My ! I love those last two photos the best ! Im a real tree lover you know me ! is so beautiful out in Ohio too. great weather lately ! Happy Autumn everyone !

- KAT -

Trace4J said...

Beautiful! I just love the oranges leaves. My very favorite!
Blessings Trace

cynthia lee designs said...

Just Beautiful!!!

Betsy@My Salvaged Treasures said...

Beautiful fall pictures. I feel like I'm taking a walk with you through the park.
I had a two day craft show this weekend. Lots of fun as always:-)

Caty said...

I don´t know this beautiful trees, but I like. The orange, red and yellow colors are spectacular.
They are like a poem.



Lynn Stevens said...

So so pretty and you still have leaves on your trees ours are all just about gone now, darn snow LOL

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Annalisa said...

Beautiful colours, as I have told you previously we can't see anything like this in Sardinia, basically from green leaves we get empty branches before we even notice the leaves fell off the trees!
Beautiful pictures, you're so good at capturing these wonderful sights on your camera!

LindyLouMac said...

Wow these autumn colours are glorious!