Thursday, July 27, 2017

I Like Thursday: A Few Days Away


We spent a few days in Maine this week.  Most of my likes come from there.


Before we left my volunteer sunflower bloomed.  I doubt I'll harvest any usable seeds from it, but I like the cheerful, bright yellow flower.  I love that it looks the same several days later.






I was amused by this hand by the side of the road.  We didn't notice it when we drove in, but I spotted it the following day while walking.  I wanted a photo of it, but when we returned the next day it had mysteriously moved!  We found it after a brief search.  I like that someone has a morbid sense of humor.




I liked spending time in this hammock while reading.  It had a terrific view of Thompson Lake (the few times I took my nose out of the book).

The lake water was so warm and clear.  I could easily see the bottom even when it was deep enough I had to tread water.



I liked the fish that nibbled my toes.  The first one startled the hell out of me!  After that, I just kept an eye out for him.

I like Key lime pie.  Better yet, I like leftover Key lime pie for breakfast.  (Shhh... don't tell my mother.)  There's no photo for this like, because it's all gone!

Be sure to enjoy the other I Like posts over at Not Afraid of Color.


7 comments :

  1. ha! leftover pie for breakfast... what a way to break a fast! Wonder if those fish are like the ones who nibble off your dry skin... hmmm there's a free beauty treatment. As if the whole trip wasn't a beauty treatment with the relaxation. It looks just Heavenly really. Thanks for taking us along.

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  2. Yum - Key Lime pie for breakfast! I have discovered that key lime yogurt is enjoyable, too! Your Maine trip looks lovely, especially the clear lake water and a hammock for reading. Thanks for sharing it with us!

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  3. I love the hand! It reminds me of Thing from the Addams family! I can imagine it snapping.

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  4. The hand is scary at first. Glad to hear you are getting your fruit at breakfast. Thanks for the post on Maine!

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  5. MMMM. Pie for breakfast! Your pictures remind me of spending time at a friend's family place on Westlake (or West Lake?) in Maine when I was a teenager. Canoeing. Loons! Starry nights. Young love. Sigh.
    I think I'm adding lemon meringue pie to my grocery list tomorrow.

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  6. I remember the first time I tasted key lime pie...appropriately in Florida and have always loved it. Like Diann, I enjoy the yogurt too.
    That hand is freaky but fun. There is a famous old horror movie about such a hand.
    Lovely Maine trip.

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  7. I like your idea of breakfast - we'd get along just fine :) Sounds like you had a lovely few days away.

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