Getaway

June 04, 2012


Spent the weekend on the beach with my wonderful husband celebrating our 24th anniversary (very belatedly—our actual anniversary is in January!). I’m a little sunburned, despite sunscreen and shade, but more relaxed than when we left. It was such a pleasure to be away from responsibility and to-do lists, to be with each other with only fun on the agenda. We walked on the beach, swam, did a lot of reading and poked around in some antiques stores and a flea market. I even did a little sketching:


Our room:


Sea grapes--I've never seen the grapes before!


Don't these look inviting?


It was a great way to start our summer. Hope your weekend was just as happy!

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8 comments

  1. Oh, Kathy, that looks so fun! Congrats on year #24; I am very happy for you two.

    Kathy M.

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  2. Looks like a fabulous time! So glad you were able to get away and enjoy yourselves. Love your sketch page!

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  3. Thanks! It was lots of fun. Now to get busy on the class assignment...

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  4. Sounds like the perfect way to celebrate your anniversary, even if late. Congrats! We'll be married 35 years in August - hard to believe! We'll be driving home from Colorado on our actual anniversary.

    Love your sketch page!

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  5. ...congratulations!

    I love your sketchbook page!! It's beautiful, and that room looks so inviting and romantic! :-)

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  6. Cheryl--Thanks! Congratulations on 34 years of marriage!

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  7. Kelly--It was! We could hear the ocean and just step outside our door to be on the beach.

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