a change of scenery

By Rachel Awes on April 25, 2011

sometimes a little change of scenery

helps to thaw my winter bones

& spring into creativity.

(photos from last weekend).

love to you all. xox

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  1. Diane says:

    Great photos! And yes, we all need times like this!

  2. i love the perspective on the trees 🙂

  3. feralcompass says:

    I just want to go straight up those trees and feel the breezes.

  4. Eydie says:

    So looking forward to “spring into creativity”.

    Thanks for sharing your beautiful words and photos.
    I love the wisdom that is within the bark of those trees.
    xoxo

  5. lori vliegen says:

    i love your perspective on things! (and can i just say that i’m crazy over that photo of those trees?!!) glad you had a great weekend! xox

  6. I LOVE the colors you wrap
    around your life….creativity
    springs from you like sparks
    from a fire!
    Thanks for the tender cow’s eyes(swoon),
    the trees waving at blue skies,
    your lovely hand and heart,
    wind tickling straw
    and turkeys trying to sort out
    which door to choose:)
    Looks as if Spring has sprung
    in rachel!
    -Jennifer

  7. Julia says:

    Change of scenery and spring and Rachel…three things I love.

    <3

  8. Ooooh, wonderful! The shot of the tall trees reaching and bending toward the sky, especially, made me giddy with excitement. Hooray for getaways!

  9. aimee says:

    oh, oh OH! are those roosters communing with each other in front of the red doors? i don’t know my birds very well, but i DO love that picture!

  10. I just love your change of scenery! he he he he! How delicious. Hope that you had a wonderful and restful holiday. I am super duper busy relocating. Do I need to even tell you how crazy it is around here right now?? Crazy doesn’t even begin to describe what is going on here. Please keep me in your most positive thought and prayers. I just had to stop by and visit my friend.
    Hope that all is well with you,
    V

  11. mmmmmmmm. always a good thing.
    “prepare for spring thaw” has me giggling.
    it is so wet here right now!

    i love how you spread the love and kindness. yes i do.

  12. Yael says:

    What a BEAUTIFUL hand you have Rachel!

  13. Kolleen says:

    love all your photos so much….the shot of the trees is amazing!

    so happy you had this time to spring into creativity!

    oxoxox
    loving you
    k

  14. wanda miller says:

    VERY inspiring post LOVEY! loving your change of scenery and you made me giggle alot as i started whippin’ in through here. HAPPY BOINGGG SPRINNNGGG to you! XOXO

  15. Lori says:

    Stop it! Gorgeous photos! Wow. LOVING the beautiful turkeys and cow. And, of course, your sweet hand.

    xoxo

  16. happytrees says:

    I love your images!

  17. ELK says:

    the way you presented these is so artistic ..filled with motion .. hopeful and fun!!

  18. SMILING from ear to ear….with some tears glistening my ears. Love you!-Robin

  19. Lesa says:

    New here, very nice blog!

  20. Jenny Blair says:

    spring thaw has definitely begun here and we are all leaping and bounding along with it :)Such brilliant photos, I LOVE those tall trees stretching up towards the heavens…beautiful…I’d be hugging them too :)x

  21. Hi Rachel, Lovely to meet you and visit your beautiful, soulful blog. Thank you for your sweet comment, such a fab start to my day. x

  22. Vicki Smith says:

    Yippee! Spring has finally arrived in New Jersey. Love how your trees are reaching up for the sky!

  23. Wow! I’m loving it!!

  24. Sarah Knight says:

    Very cool shots : )

  25. Nice!!!! As someone who hasn’t experienced a change of scenery in quite a while, I definitely second this statement! Thanks for sharing your experience!

  26. I am preparing for the spring thaw, and I am so ready for things to warm up! I love your images!! Love the image of your kind hand. Thanks for always spreading joy!
    ~:Diana

  27. Carissa says:

    This
    thaws
    my heart
    to see!

    I want to nap in the tall grass
    & swish you around in your fibery skirt!

    (ooooh was this your book brewing weekend?!)

    LoVEee eee Eee Eee !
    XO,
    C

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