Tuesday, June 3, 2014

NATURE NOTES

This was found on a beach in Florida last January.  An old leaf full of glistening sand.


The beach is full of treasures not necessarily made of gold.  The fun is in the hunt for them, to open our eyes we just have to look outside the box. 

A little like life I think.
 
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31 comments:

  1. It certainly makes for a beautiful image!

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  2. How lovely! It could be snow or sand.

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  3. Open eyes and hearts fill treasure chests with magic don't they?
    Great capture - thank you.

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  4. It looks like a small ship filled with silver.

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  5. What a lovely find! The kind of thing that repays our close attention.

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  6. Have a good break and family time.

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  7. I like it! Great find and quote, Denise! So true! Have a happy day!

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  8. that is a wonderful find, beautifully shot. I am an 'out of the box' people!!

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  9. This is sand? It glitteres like snow...
    Have a nice week :-)

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  10. Beautifully said Denise, and the best thing is we never know when we find those lovely surprises in life. Enjoy your June :D)

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  11. That leaf with its little cargo of sand is so beautiful.
    I hope your June goes just as you have it planned and look forward to having you pay a visit in July.
    I will still be checking out your blog which is always so enjoyable.

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  12. i like that and i like that you saw it as something special!

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  13. reminded me of a cookie cutter upside down. :)

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  14. This leaf was a great find.

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  15. The ocean is treasure enough for me. You'll never see me with the old people with the metal detectors with the hopes of finding a long lost spanish doubloons.

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  16. It is a beautiful treasure, and I agree wholeheartedly with your words.

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  17. That is such a neat find! It is indeed a treasure for a photographer. :)

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  18. Outside the sandbox you can find a lot of sand. And a leaf or two it seems.

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  19. Nice find and I love your words. True of the beach and life in general.

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  20. What a little treasure chest in your photo. Lucky we are to enjoy your grateful eye and heart, dear Pal



    ALOHA from Honolulu
    ComfortSpiral
    =^..^= <3

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  21. A beautiful find indeed and obviously meant just for you.

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  22. An unusual photograph. Wondering how strong the leaf was or whether the whole thing collapsed if moved.

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  23. Looks like snow! Better than gold!

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  24. Sand are a million tiny diamonds strewn for one to walk upon!

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  25. A beautiful capture Denise..and truly said-treasure is not always necessarily made of gold..

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  26. This is truly beautiful, Denise and so very artistic. You have such a creative eye for beauty.

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  27. I love the sculpture of this leaf in the sand!

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