Days Like This

It’s days like this that reward us for surviving seven months of heating season (aka winter). We’re officially off the wood boiler for the season.

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It’s days like this that require me to pause along the side of the road and watch geese meander the river in the morning light.

 

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It’s days like this that make you appreciate warm temps with bright blue skies and fields full of blueberry blossoms. There’s nothing better.

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Unless it’s a field of blueberry blossoms with a view.

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It’s days like this that prompt me to turn the car around for a second look at a great view framed beautifully between apple trees and birches.

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It’s days like this that make me thankful I left work a little early.

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It’s days like this that have me spying on the baby Phoebes.

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It’s days like this that make me scan the river for geese bedding down for the night. I love how they can all but disappear in the marsh grass at the end of the day.

It’s days like this that make me wish for more days like this!

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2 Responses to Days Like This

  1. Sara says:

    Beautiful post. We so loved Maine when we were there a few years ago.

  2. Jackie Stetser says:

    It’ just another lovely day in paradise!
    I thank God for great days like this one.
    Ps. They are all great days!

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