Francine In Retirement
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Posts Tagged ‘trees

DARK WOODS

February 9, 2014

When life feels like you are surrounded by a forest of trees, that are hidden in the darkness. Look beyond your circumstances and focus on the light in your life.  Your change is only one degree of faith away. “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD […]

TRAVEL THEME: WOOD

January 25, 2014

WOOD WOOD EVERYWHERE Visit Where’s My Backpack? for more wood photos. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

TRAVEL THEME: PATHWAYS

May 25, 2013

“Order my steps in thy word: and let not any iniquity have dominion over me.” Psalm 119:133 “Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.” Psalm 119:105 “for we walk by faith, not by sight.” 2 Corinthians 5:7 He has told you, O man, what is good;     and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness,     and […]

TREE TRIMMING FOR SPRING

April 14, 2013

I arrived home from taking some photos and found my street lined up with tree trimming trucks.  They were hired by the local light company to trim the trees around the power lines.  For me, besides the beautiful sunny day, it was a sure sign that spring was in the air. There are many pubic […]

TRAVEL THEME: MOUNTAINS

February 19, 2013

TRAVELING THE MOUNTAINS OF WEST VIRGINIA ABOARD THE POTOMAC EAGLE SCENIC RAILROAD In the fall of 2012 I took an amazing senic train ride through the mountains of West Virginia along the South Bend of the Potomas River where Bald Eagles are known to be sighted.   Seated in the open air train car I […]

CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE: EARTH

February 7, 2013

Last summer I flew from Pittsburgh to Phoenix, Arizona to see the Grand Canyon.  I had not flown in a plane since 911 so I booked a window seat so I could see and photograph everything there was to see. I was the typical tourist, happy, excited and camera visible around my neck. As we […]

MORNING DOVE TALK

January 31, 2013

One of the activities I like, is bird watching.  It is very relaxing and we can learn a lot from our feathered friends.   I just happened to photograph this little exchange early one morning last Summer. Guess what these two are talking about? BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

THE FOG ROLLS IN

January 29, 2013

THE FOG ROLLS IN The fog rolls in and over the land. It blocks my view of the beauty from where I stand. The mist from the weighted down clouds are like tears in my eyes and they cause me to frown. Oh! this fog brings  sadness to my day I pray that is would  soon […]

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: BEYOND

January 18, 2013

BEYOND THE ROCK GRAND CANYON – FLAGSTAFF, ARIZONA SOUTH VIEW GRAND CANYON This post is entered in The Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Beyond.  To see other entries visit there link highlighted above. PS. Trying to win a trip to Australia with the Ellen DeGeneres Show.  Wish me luck. BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

LOG CABINS IN SPRUCE FOREST

January 14, 2013

Log cabins are small, one-room houses built of logs notched at the ends and laid one upon another with the spaces filled with plaster, moss, mortar, mud, or dried manure. In North America they were built by early settlers, hunters, loggers, and other wilderness dwellers. They have also been built in Europe, particularly Scandinavia. Though […]

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