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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Gathering the Moments: September




Mellow September. As the earth tilts imperceptibly away from the sun, temperatures cool. Summer's absorbed heat slowly fades from the earth. Sunny days yet, with just a few of rain. A beautiful month.
When I look back, I can see why these 30 days simply flew by. It was filled with family times - visiting Tim's mom and siblings in Alberta, my parents and siblings in Chilliwack, and family gatherings here on our Island.
  

Hiking in the Rockies, kayaking in the ocean, admiring ever-changing skies in the prairies, drifting through a misty landscape on the ferry, puttering in the garden - this month was filled with nature experiences. 


And it was a month of celebration! Three birthdays, one baby baptism/dedication, and one fashion show. Whew! Bring on October!

Joining with Cheryl of Thinking About Home

21 comments:

  1. Yes, no wonder that it flew by! It flew by here where nothing happened. Ha!

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  2. You had a very eventful month with families visiting and small trips.

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  3. It really is mind boggling to look back at the month and wonder how all these things happened. What a wonderful September you had...

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  4. What a lovely busy family orientated month!

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  5. Beautiful mosaics, Lorrie, of your very bustling month, filled with so many fun and family activities! Thanks for sharing!

    Happy October tomorrow!

    Poppy

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  6. A month of family time and nature's beauty... what could be nicer? Your collages highlight the moments so nicely.
    Wishing you an October every bit as wonderful.
    I like your new header, Lorrie. The pumpkin made from a book is awesome!

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  7. You had a busy month with wonderful family times. And lovely mosaics to show it.

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  8. There are some beautiful smiles in your photos, representing lovely family celebrations! It was certainly a month for rejoicing!

    Your nature photos are always exquisite, as is your prose.

    I'm so glad you "gathered" together the moments of this wonderful month.

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  9. You did have an extra special month of September. Have loved following along.

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  10. Those are the best times when we can spend them with the ones we love. You certainly had a jam packed month! :)

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  11. It was a great month for you! Zip, it went by fast...

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  12. You've had a very busy but beautiful and memorable month of September! I love your mosaics. Happy October to you!

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  13. Looks life a full family filled fun September.

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  14. I'm trying to figure out where my September went, too. I don't have nearly as much to show for it as you do.

    I loved your pictures. It must be so beautiful there.

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  15. September just slipped by rather quickly, didn't it? Here it has been pretty quite. Your mosaics nicely summarize your month.

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  16. I love your September collages . . . what a lovely way to put all of your memories together. There is nothing better than family fun:)
    Happy October!
    Your blogging sister,
    Connie :)

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  17. That does sound like a busy month. Lots of fun.

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  18. Oh I love all this. Last night was cold here. I'm worried winter is on the way.

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  19. You have had a busy month...including lots of celebrations. And you 'gathered the moments' so nicely right here!

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  20. September did fly by, lovely photos, I especially like the one of the tree

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  21. I'm smiling back at that baby! :)

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