Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself;
I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today.
I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet.
I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
~Groucho Marx

This is the day which the Lord hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.
Psalm 118:24

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Sunny day

Upon arising this morning I decided to take my walk a 
little bit later than usual because I wanted my whole walk to be in the light 
and when the sun was shining.
Before I left I did a load of laundry and had breakfast.
Left at 8:15.  It was 30 degrees and sunny.
I walked to town and dropped a book down the slot at the library.
Then continued through town to the laundromat and put up a couple of fliers
for some church events coming up.
Stopped by the old house for a pit stop and the for sale sign in the yard
had fallen down so put that up again.
Then walked back home.

A beautiful day for walking in the crisp fall air.
When I walked in the door Ken said that I smelled 
like fresh air.

Was inside today getting some housework done.
These pictures are for you Vee.  😊
We went to Brenda's for half price pizza Monday for supper.
We usually just get a plain cheese but today we got a topping of
roasted red peppers.

A happy day to you.
happyone  💕

19 comments:

  1. Beautiful photos. I enjoyed seeing inside your house now that you are fully moved in. It looks very cosy. I also like the country scene in the last photo with the dusting of snow.

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  2. The dusting of snow is quite a cheerful thing in my eyes.

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  3. ...Karen, your home is lovely.

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  4. Your home looks so lovely. You have a way of decorating so that it looks very cozy and welcoming.

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  5. I love getting out early to walk, but because I walk across fields and through woods it is usually quite wet early, so I walk later in the day. I surely do admire you for your giddy up and go. Your home is beautiful and so neat and clean. I love the fireplace stove.

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  6. Your house looks cozy and inviting!

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  7. Wasn't the sunshine beautiful today? I just loved it. Carroll used the time to cut some firewood and he smelled like fresh air, too, when he came in. I loved seeing the pictures of your lovely home, Karen. Love the openess of it all and yet the way you have placed your furniture it still seems nice and cozy.

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  8. Thank you! That was great. Your rooms are attractive and pleasant and so homey. I even recognize many of your decor items and it is fun to see them used in your new home. The sink standing alone without cabinetry is genius! I haven’t seen that in newer homes. It gives the kitchen a vintage quality, which I like a lot.

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  9. You have a beautiful new home! Thanks for sharing your pictures. It's so cozy looking. God bless you both.

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  10. You have a wonderful house, Happyone. I wish you great happiness there for a long long time.

    God bless.

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  11. Hello, your home is lovely. I love the view of the barn and farm. The pizza sounds delicious. Enjoy your day!

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  12. Your home looks welcoming and cozy. Lovely walking path you have there with beautiful scenery.

    Smiles :)
    ~K.

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  13. The Autumn air makes me feel refreshed and energized.

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  14. Oh I'm so glad you posted more pictures of your home! Everything looks so cozy and warm. Beautiful fall weather, at last!

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  15. I enjoyed the peek into your new home. It looks very charming. I also noticed the unusual kitchen sink. I've never seen such before but it's really neat.

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  16. Nice pictures of your house.

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  17. You've shared some lovely photographs here Karen.
    You home looks very nice indeed :)

    All the best Jan

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