The Week In Seven Photos

Over my lifetime I’ve always sent out those silent thoughts to the universe of how about a peaceful week and now have realized in middle age a stronger message is sometimes needed.

Having that coffee mug reminder helps when you immediately begin your day encountering obstacles and one can hope the first thought will be to look for something positive and lo and behold there’s a little deer enjoying all those easy to reach leaves on the fallen tree blocking your path.

It was a week with another round of storms causing broken branches and trees falling throughout the state and another power outage.

Ok universe, I thought we agreed we weren’t going to kill my working on not being a pessimist vibes and thankfully the universe answered with only a 24 hour power outage during cool weather. Watching the cool breeze swirling the curtains while listening to Elvis, it was almost easy to convince myself that I loved glamping. Actually, it’s possible that after four power outages this summer I’ve turned into a glamping fool as long as the temperature remains below 72 degrees. I’m not sure if it was due to being cold for the first time in months or the Saint Brendan’s Irish Cream, but I began seeing snowmen in the clouds.

Cold weather, exciting Notre Dame overtime victory, beginning of the NFL season, beautiful sunrises

and I’m almost hypnotized into a very delicate state of good vibes.

16 responses to “The Week In Seven Photos”

  1. First, you have such an awesome mug collection. Second, four power of outages? Holy cats! Third, what a beautiful collection of photos. Especially the photo of sunrise with birds.

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    1. Thank you!πŸ™‚ My coffee mug collection is getting out of control again, but I could not leave the store without this one. Thank god for the cooler weather and adding Elvis and Irish Cream to the Power Outage Checklist that keeps growing after each storm.πŸ™‚

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  2. I, haven’t been on the Irish cream but it looks like a singing snowman, hic, hic 😁☘️πŸ₯‚

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    1. 😁You’re right and maybe after another glass of Irish cream I could have heard the snowman singing a few Elvis favorites!!😁 CheersπŸ₯‚

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  3. Great photos! The geese are beautiful in-flight. I get weather alerts for Lapeer County on the phone, you guys got slammed pretty hard across the state lately!

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    1. Thank you!πŸ™‚ It’s definitely been a stormy summer and with it feeling like summer again this weekend I’m afraid it may not be over.

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  4. Stunning photography, as always πŸ˜€
    And yes, sometimes it is hard to see the positive, but I’m sure the Irish Cream helps! πŸ˜€

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    1. Thank you!😁 The Power Outage Checklist is being perfected after each outage and Irish Cream is now on the list.😁

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      1. haha Excellent! πŸ˜€

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  5. We gotta keep rolling! πŸ˜‰
    I esp. like the last two photos, great captures.

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  6. Some great farewell summer and hi autumn vibes in the photographs here! The deer in the leaves is a winner! Just checked the soccer results, won’t mention what I saw…
    Have a great weekend!

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    1. Thank you and luckily with Ronaldo’s return to Man United and two goals I could almost forget about the Tottenham loss! Enjoy the weekend!😁

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  7. Wow, that sunset photo! The geese are hastening to your house for some of that Irish Cream.

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