Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Random photos from Archives

Every now and again I thought I would pick a photo from my archives. This is a favorite of niece Megan being taken on a ride at the farm of one of father-in-law's sisters in North Dakota. We were there for a family reunion back in the summer of 2002. I may have even shared this before during the lifetime of this blog.

Megan is on the four-wheel drive with two second cousins, there is a dog running just ahead of them, a wagon-wheel mailbox and a stop sign that says, "Whoa!" Did I tell you how much I love North Dakota, not only the State but the people I met there? One of these days I hope to go back for another reunion.

21 comments:

  1. It looks like they are going hell for leather down that road-love those mail boxes and never knew you could get stop signs like that !

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  2. I used to live in North Dakota. In fact several cities. Looking back, there's much about it I miss.

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  3. Great fun! I love the thought of a stop sign like that.

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  4. Fantastic image; looks like everyone had a wonderful time!

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  5. North Dakota looks very different from Hawaii. Very flat. No mountains?

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  6. That's a great shot. I hope you can go back for another reunion soon.

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  7. Putt putt putt.
    Nice to see folk having fun.

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  8. I love the vast horizon in North Dakota and other plains states. We can't see the horizon where we live--we're surrounded by mountains, hills and tall pine trees.

    Great composition in this photo!

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  9. Looks like everyday life on the farm to me. The kids having a ball and the dog joining in too. Makes me smile to see it. Thanks. Maa

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  10. Love the wagon wheel mailbox. It fits the scene so well.

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  11. We're going to be in South Dakota soon. I hope they'll be as nice there as in the north. :-)

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  12. I can see why is it a favorite, beautiful color, fun subjects and personality leaping off the page.

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  13. that is a classic!




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  14. This picture is awesome, looks a movie scenery, really wonderful!
    Hugs
    Léia

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  15. I'd love to see stop signs like that but a remote mail box wouldn't last five minutes with the amount of hooligans around.

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  16. Very nice feeling with the midwest. I liked the Scandinavian accents mant have up there.

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  17. North Dakota, wide open spaces for sure! A good place to visit, but not in the winter:)

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  18. I hope they all had a fun day. I hear N. Dakota is a beautiful state.

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  19. Denise, I love the photo and I loved North Dakota when I was there also. I have only been there once a few years ago when Gus and I took a trip. We drove up there for Gus' work, then drove home as a mini vacation taking our time. I must say that I thought N.Dakota we cleaner and greener than South Dakota. Wish it didn't get so cold and snowy there or I would be tempted to move there!

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