Monday, June 4, 2012

Getaway



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:

Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy said...

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

Kathy M.

Kathy A. Johnson said...

Thanks so much, Kathy!

Laure Ferlita said...

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

Kathy A. Johnson said...

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

Cheryl Gebhart said...

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!

Kelly said...

...congratulations!

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

Kathy A. Johnson said...

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

Kathy A. Johnson said...

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