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Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Atlantic Beach


Last week we spent several days in Atlantic Beach, a place we had never been. It is on the coast up by Jacksonville.  


Every evening, while Mr.MW and Annie enjoyed the pool, I walked the beach...for miles.


I gathered shells and feathers to add to our collections. 


I observed the efforts of the day's beach goers. 


I added a few inches to a simple scarf I am knitting for the daughter of a friend.


I snapped a few photos and...


enjoyed the sunset.

It was a slow, quiet few days. The weather was perfect. 


The company...the best...and...


the hallway had polka dots!

Enjoy the day,
Robyn






11 comments:

  1. These are the best kind of getaways !
    Now your batteries are recharged ;)
    Rose

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  2. You have an eye for great photos. I used to love taking photos of ripples in the sand and the shadow the dunes fences would make. Seems we are kindred spirits. Enjoyed the view along with you.

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  3. Sounds like a perfect get away.
    LOVE all your pictures.
    Hugs :)
    Lauren

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  4. What a lovely day. It is always so nice to go to the beach.

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  5. Spending a few days at the beach is like harvesting some magic. I find there's nothing that relaxes me more than spending a day at the beach. I seldom go to the beach but in my younger days, it was nothing short of magic.
    Love all your stunning photos. Great family photo.
    Hugs,
    JB

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  6. Spending days at the beach is good for the soul so glad you got to relax.
    I love the rug in the hall it has great movement along with the dots.
    Cathy

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  7. I used to live there. In 1969-72 before high rises and crowds. Still looks good to me.

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  8. The beach looks so soothing Robyn, lovely pictures.Blessings Francine.

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  9. It looks so idyllic on the beach! Love beach walks like that. Glad you all had a good time. And yes, you need to get to the MD Sheep and Wool Festival! My friend lives in the Maryland area and wants us to go down next spring. :D

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  10. I Roby, what a wonderful day at the Beach/Shore. I always enjoyed my time spent there.
    I grew up in Jersey and NY, called it the shore in those days. In California the Pacific is referred to the beach.
    Thanks so much for your comment on y blog too. YES, Sandy adores every holiday. She keeps me young.
    We wish you and Annie a Happy Halloween with Peace to all,
    Barb & Sandy too

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