Saturday, March 30, 2013

~Peace Be With You~

We spent some time at Sholom Park on Friday afternoon and came away with lots of memories and photos to share.


We saw 4 Great Blue Herons and 2 nests.


One of the herons flew in to feed the babies in one nest and that was exciting to see!


We saw a variety of animals and birds and walked around enjoying the sunshine and warm temps.


Sholom is a place to find calm and peace….a beautiful spot to pause and count your blessings.


I hope everyone has a blessed weekend.



Sunny Simple Life said...

Wow you really do live in such a natural setting. I always think of Florida and Disneyworld but it looks to wide open and rural where you live. Have a blessed Easter. Love your header too!

Cranberry Morning said...

That is so beautiful, Diane! I love the heron photos! Spring has definitely sprung in your neck of the woods. Hope you have a blessed Easter weekend.

Jane and Chris said...

What beautiful photos! I would have been most excited to see the heron chicks being fed.
Peace be with you.
Jane x

Kim@Snug Harbor said...

Are you wearing SHORTS?? It's not warm enough for that here yet, but I'm waiting patiently. LOVE your new header.

Musings from Kim K. said...

You really have so many lovely areas for beautiful walks. We hit over 50 degrees yesterday! Josie wore shorts and boots. Wishing you a most beautiful and blessed Easter!

Hillcresthome Prims said...

Diane, You look so great in your shorts. You lucky girl.
It is going to be over 50 here, WOOOHOOO it is going to feel like summer for us!
I LOVE seeing your photo's you took.
It seems so peaceful.
Have a Blessed weekend and Happy Easter to you and your family!!!!!
Hugs sweet friend,
Tricia XO

Buttercup said...

The heron pictures are beautiful. Wishes for a bright and blessed Easter.

Susan said...

We had blue herons on our pond in Connecticut; I've only seen a couple out here. I love the water and find a lot of peace in just staring at its beauty. My dad was drawn to it and why he made the navy his career; must have picked up that gene:-D Blessed Easter to you, Sis, XOXO

Cherry's Prairie Primitives said...

Looks so beautiful and peaceful!!

Chatty Crone said...

And to you! sandie

Betsy@My Salvaged Treasures said...

What a beautiful place to spend your day. Love your pictures Diane.

Karen said...

It's a beautiful thing, this park. You have so many great places to take a walk and enjoy nature. Happy Easter weekend, my friend.


Sholom looks like a very peaceful and beautiful place to visit. The Heron feeding her baby is priceless. I wish you and your DH a Very Happy Easter Holiday. Hugs Judy

Anonymous said...

you have the very best photos and take us on the best walks, its so vibrant and green, so alive, its so dull and grey here. I hope you ave a wonderful weekend,

Suzan said...

I don't know of Sholom Park. Lovely though! Have a wonderful weekend.

Ricki Treleaven said...

...and also with you! :D

Easter blessings!
Ricki Jill

sandy said...

It looks so peaceful and pretty! Easter Blessings to you! Hugs sandy

Draffin Bears said...

Hi Diane,

Loved seeing your photos and how neat it must have been to see the herons nesting.
Happy Easter

Carolyn said...

Shalom to you Diane.
beautiful photos of the animals and birds in the park.
Wishing you a wonderful Easter Sunday.

Unknown said...

Lots of great photos..

Happy Easter to you!


RURAL magazine said...

Thanks for all the well wishes.

Happy Easter to you.


Alicia@ eco friendly homemaking said...

Oh such gorgeous photos! Hope you all had a Blessed Easter!

Robyn said...

Wow you live in a beautiful area.. The photos are wonderful.. Love the blue herons.. They are gorgeous animals.. Happy Easter!