Friday, July 20, 2012

Friday Favorite Things--Vacation Part One

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These are a few of my favorite things this week: Vacation highlights--so far
The Grand Canyon as seen from 30,000 feet

First glimpse of the Olympic mountains

Say What?  Deer at Olympic Game farm Sequim, WA

Lavender fields

Old wooden trestle railroad bridge near Sequim, WA

What to do with empty water bottles--Port Angeles  Fine  Art Center, outdoor exhibit

Latest fashion statement

I had to drive through five miles of this

To see this,  well worth it

Olympic mountain majesty seen from Hurricane Ridge

Butchart Gardens, Victoria, BC--a flower lovers dream come true
Shades of pink

Pink ruffles

Pink roses

One purple rose

Sculptor Nathan Scott working on clay pig to make for mold for a bronze statue


  1. The lavendar field is my favorite. Hope you're having a wonderful looks like that's the case!

  2. oH HOW i LOVE LAVENDAR!! But those bottles are pretty cool ENJOY!!

  3. what lovely pictures and memories!!! We went to Butchart Gardens and Victoria several times while we were stationed in Washington. And the Olympics are so varied and beautiful ... glad you're having a great time!

  4. What lovely pictures. My sister and her S.O. spent the week of July 4th at Olympic National Park. She loves the PNW.

  5. I would have a darn hard time coming back here.

  6. Your vacation looks lovely. I would never want to leave that lavender field. So pretty and I can just imagine the fragrance.