Monday, April 9, 2012

The Colors Of Spring

We had a nice Easter.  The day was sunny, and after lunch, I took a few random pictures here and there that I'll share with you.




I saw these sweet sheep just grazing in the pasture.


When I saw the different colors of these sheep, I thought to myself, "Wouldn't it be nice if we could all get along like this despite our differences?"



I never realized how delicate the petals are on poppies until I saw these.


I hope all your wishes come true today.


~Sheri

29 comments:

val's alentejo blogspot.com said...

Hi Sheri,
Lovely photos of a spring day.
Glad that your Easter was a happy day for you all.
It looks like a lovely place that you live in.
happy monday
val

Pam Traskos said...

Hi Sheri,
Great pictures, sounds like you had a beautiful Easter!
Love the message with the sheep, we can never stop hoping can we? Enjoy your beautiful spring weather!
Hugs to you and your daughters!

Anne said...

I hope all your wishes come true as well Sheri!

I love all your gorgeous photos and I had to pin the California poppy. I love them so much!

I hope you had a wonderful Easter.

xox

Pink Tree Studio said...

It looks like you had a beautiful Easter weekend!

It was sunny and warmish here in Portland~~warm being a relative term~~close to 70º!!! For me that's heaven, having lived in L.A. for 56 years :~)

I love your Pink Tree, of course :~)

Carlene @ Organized Clutter said...

I love flower photos. I love flowers. It was snowing lightly here today. No flowers yet.

Julie G. said...

Oh what a beautiful spring post filled with wonderful thoughts and lovely photographs! So many stunning colorful blooms. Sweet sheep. This fabulous post brought a big smile to my face.

Shopgirl said...

Thank you, Sheri, I took the opportunity to make a wish with that last pic. It's along the same lines as your thought on those sheep. ;)
Hugs.

Kim @ Bluebirds and Butterflies said...

Hi Sheri,
Hope you had a beautiful Easter with the family. I am sure, between blogs and holiday celebrating, you and the gals are happily busy planning the upcoming wedding! Thank you for visiting me and checking on my at my blog, Bluebirds and Butterflies. I was truly sad to lose my dear Aunt Ruth recently. :( Last of my dear Mother's siblings. I will miss my Aunt and have wonderful memories of being a little girl and spending time with her in the summer in Daytona Beach. Aunt Ruth will always be my very favorite Aunt. I returned from Florida last week to get things ready for the Easter holiday and spend time at home with my dear hubby and little Sadie after being gone for two weeks. I had a wonderful Easter with my husband and my son, Elliott, who came home from college to spend Easter with us. I took time to post on my blog and get things in order this week. I will be returning to Florida on the night of the 16th of April to spend another week in Florida. My husband is going on business and I am tagging along to enjoy a few days on the beach in Cocoa Beach and spend more time with my sister and Mark's daughter, Ashley, who live nearby. It will be nice to take a few days to just relax and walk the beach. Happy Easter and love to you and your family. Love ya, Kim xoxo

Ashley said...

Lovely pictures!! Xo ~Ashley

TARYTERRE said...

I LOVE sheep. Such WONDERFUL photos capturing the moment at hand.

NanaDiana said...

Oh how beautiful. I love the flowers and the sheep. We were always allowed to bring a lamb home with us from our Uncle's farm in the Spring and keep it for a few weeks. I ALWAYS chose the black one or the brown one. lol

Thank you for popping by my blog today and leaving such a nice message. xo Diana

Kris said...

Beautiful scenery, Sherri. I couldn't have said it better than you did when reflecting on how the sheep all seem to get along and wouldn't it be nice if we all could. It's such an easy thing to do if people would only try! It takes far more energy to fight than to get along!

Glad your Easter was a happy one!

Heidi said...

Hi Sheri,
Glad to hear you had a good Easter Holiday. Your pics are beautiful, as always. Have a great week!...Heidi

Mary said...

Good looking photo's! I'm glad you had a great Easter!

Chatty Crone said...

Sheri - I love your photos and the pics you put with them - a great match. sandie

Ricki Jill Treleaven said...

Wow, Sheri! What lovely spring images. It was the absolute perfect spring day here...about 72 degrees with a breeze, not a cloud in the sky!!!

Thanks for sharing your amazing photos with us.

xo,
RJ

Christine said...

Such pretty pictures. I always enjoy going through your blog here! Blessings, Christine =O)

Nadege, said...

Lovely flowers...and I love the sheep.

Thank you for your visit to my blog.

Ingeborg van Zuiden said...

Oh what pretty sunny pictures you made! It's so much radiating spring! Good for you that you had a nice Easter time :-)

Blessings and hugs,
Ingeborg

Tulla and Catie said...

I like the photo of the sheep and your comment about it :-)!
Have a good day,
Barbara

From The Heart said...

The pictures are gorgeous, and I love the poppy...and the sheep.

Antee Gurung said...

love the flowers !!!all pictures so beautiful!!
btw be sure to check out my new post aswell
xoxo

Sootjeelina said...

Beautiful pictures!

xoxo Sootjeelina <3

poppilinnstudios said...

Gorgeous spring flowers Sheri! And, I love the sheep. So true, "Why can't we appreciate each others differences and get along." Hope you have a great week!
-Lynn

Rayanne said...

So glad you had a nice Easter! Your photos are beautiful, and you know I love that music...makes me happy!!
Have a great day, dear friend!!!!

The Sage Butterfly said...

Your photos are so representative of this beautiful season. And I agree, too, that it would be great if we all got along and did not focus on our differences. The sheep don't seem to mind... I enjoy your blog very much, and so I have nominated you for the Sunshine Award. http://www.thesagebutterfly.blogspot.com/2012/04/natural-garden-recipes-for-pest-and.html

Barbara said...

Hi Sheri, thank you for visiting my blog and your lovely comment. I enjoyed your blog... so much beautiful pictures and little stories it made my heart sing. Yes, you surely take time to appreciate the small pleasures in life. I surely will follow you as a member. The sun is shinning and I'll send you some sunshine to brighten up your day. Have a beautiful day.

dkshopgirl said...

I love all your flowers here! Especially the dandelion - that's gorgeous... so glad to be following you :-)
Deborah x

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