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Saturday, June 15, 2013

I Need To Get It Together . . .


i like random five friday
thanks to nancy of
a rural journal 
if i could only remember to
be random on friday
 

 

1.  i had really thick braids when i was little
i liked to chew gum and one day in first grade
a substitute teacher told me
to remove my gum while in school 
she told me to put it behind my ear
i forgot i put it there
bet you know the rest of the story
 


2.  i have had several nicknames
suzy pickle  falinda  pee hen  miss pheasant
lynner  slick  flash  father  putz
 


 
3.  i squeezed twenty four lemons by hand
the other day to make homemade lemon aide


 
4. the flowers above were grown at my friend barbie's home
although the hosta leaves are mine 
i can't seem to grow peonies
i loved this yellow lupine of hers
so i said
please 
 
 
5.  i used to enjoy traveling and being on the go
now i enjoy being at home
creating as much simplicity and relaxation as possible
 
 


Nature always wears the colors of the spirit
Ralph Waldo Emerson
i recently found this quote on one of my cards
~
This is a day when you can link up with
Nancy
A Rural Journal
with five random facts about yourself.
 
Random 5 Friday
Nancy's Guidelines:
1. Link up a blog post with 5 random facts about you,
your day, your pets, your kids, whatever!
2. Posts not containing 5 random facts may be deleted.
(sorry, but I don't ask much!)
3.Visit a few other participants
if you are able
This is a very friendly community!
~
thank you for visiting me
i love it when you leave me a comment
enjoy a pleasant sunday




12 comments:

Vicki @ lifeinmyemptynest said...

I like how you put it about creating simplicity and relaxation at home :-)

Nancy @ A Rural Journal said...

Oh no -- the hair fact made me cringe! Thanks for joining in this week Lynne! xo

Musings from Kim K. said...

Lately, Josie has been obsessed with learning to blow bubbles. I have found gum in very interesting places. Hopefully, it stays away from her hair. Homemade lemonade. YUM.

MarmePurl said...

Your arrangements are always so, so pretty.

Barb said...

As always, very lovely touches!

TexWisGirl said...

i am so with you on #5. :)

lemons. yum! love the flowers.

Jill said...

Beautiful flowers!

Umm...I am thinking you could do a blog post on your nicknames and how you came to have them. Some of them are...well...intriguing! ;)

Missy George said...

Lovely flowers..My hands would be screaming if I squeezed all those lemons..

eileeninmd said...

I use to were braids when I was little! I like some of your cute nicknames, but how does "father" fit in? I love homemade lemonade, I am sure it was delicious too. Love your pretty flowers, pretty arrangements. Have a great day and happy week ahead.

Pamela Gordon said...

You sure had a lot of nicknames Lynne! I enjoy these fun facts. Pretty flowers. :)

Thistle Cove Farm said...

the lemonade caught my notice; bet it was wonderfully delicious!

Terri said...

I'll bet the lemonade was delicious, but oh my hands would be hurting the next morning!