Saturday, May 6, 2017

#10 Things of Thankful, May 6

Ten Things of Thankful
 
 
 
a cup of coffee first thing in the morning

 
 
 
flowers in our garden
 
 
 
 
more flowers in our garden
 
 
 
 
pleasant, sunny days in early May

 
 
 
taking a walk along the river




visiting a park decorated with koi-nobori (carp streamers) on Thursday
 




lovely tulips in the park



 
kashiwa-mochi (rice cake wrapped with a leaf of daimyo oak),
which are sold only at this time of the year




 
I finished Blogging from A to Z April Challenge last Sunday
 
 
 
 
Another Scripture memory challenge has started.
 
 

8 comments:

  1. Lovely thankful things! What a blessing the Scripture memory challenges must be, i'd never heard of them.

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  2. I always enjoy seeing your photos and the simplicity and elegance of your ten things of thankful posts. Purple flowers and the kite festival are especially lovely.

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  3. I love your photo thankfuls! You share such lovely pictures that I want to experience all those things too! It is a perfect time of year to be outdoors enjoying the beauty of creation. I love the colorful carp streamers too! Do you eat the oak leaves that the rice cakes are wrapped in? Congrats to you on finishing the A-Z for another year, yours was one of the most clever themes, I looked forward to it so much each day! Memorizing Scripture is a great challenge to participate in, once you've memorized one, it will come back to you when you need it most! Have a beautiful weekend and a really good week ahead Romi, and thank you for sharing with us at TToT! <3

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  4. Congrats on the completion of the A to Z Challenge, no easy task, that.

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  5. Oh, Romi, how I love your photo thankfuls! So good to "see" you here!
    Coffee in the morning...absolutely. Having mine now, so...cheers!

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  6. Beautiful photographs! I especially love blue skies when there are hardly any clouds :)

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  7. I can not tell you how much that photo made me long to be there walking amidst those carp streamers! That seems soothing and rejuvenating all at once.

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  8. You have shared lovely photos. Congratulations on completing the A to Z challenge. That takes some dedication.
    Colossians 3:15 is a favorite of mine.

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