Thursday, November 17, 2011

This or That and a Trip to Cedar Key

It is raining cats and dogs this morning.  Thankfully, all the animals have been fed and watered and I even picked a few more green beans before it started dumping outside.  I'll be canning those babies up some time today!

Also on today's agenda... cleaning house.  I was also going to do some grocery shopping but I think I'll wait until it stops raining.  IF it stops raining *smile*.  I'm always happy for the rain.  It does wonders for the vegetable garden!  Looks like I'll have to declutter my office desk now *sigh*, but it's long overdo so now's as good a time as any!

Country Boy worked on our anniversary so the following day, we took a little drive northwest of us to a little island off the west coast (of Florida) to a town called Cedar Key.  We were going to feast on some seafood and enjoy the views!


There's a fabulous fishing pier there.  Country Boy was wishing he had brought his fishin' poles!  ESPECIALLY after watching a guy pull a fish in... poor Country Boy!


Below is a lovely courtyard for the Harbour Master motel that is above their Dilly Dally Gally gift shop.  I think it would be a fabulous place to stay as it sits over and looks directly out at the water.

Can you see the bird getting a drink from the bird bath?


Bird Conference Center!
 Also in the courtyard were several of these large, rusty anchors.


Another view of the Bird Conference Center


We ate upstairs while enjoying the beautiful view!


After a delicious meal, we headed over to the pier for a bit of exercise before heading home.  The sun was quickly sinking below the horizon.

Fishermen checking their crab traps...






It was a lovely way to celebrate our anniversary!

It's no longer raining cats and dogs, just a lovely drizzle now.  I guess I need to tackle my chores now!

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Till next time,



11 comments:

Kathy said...

WOW...now THAT is a sunset! Gorgeous!

Kathy

TexWisGirl said...

i was loving all the water shots in the daytime, but then you 'sunk the anchor' with those sunset shots! WOW!!!

Tricia @ Bluff Area Daily said...

Absolutely incredible captures... love the sunset shots! WoW! =)

Country Gal said...

What a nice looking place ! Awesome photos. It is sunny with cloudy periods here but chilly the temp is only 32°F for us that are in metric 0°C . I smell snow in the air its on its way. Have a wonderful day !

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Wow! is right! Wonderful photos and looks like a great place ~ glad you had fun! ~~Happy TAT ~ Carol (A Creative Harbor)

Marissa @Life On Our Side Of The Mountain said...

Wow! What a beautiful sunset.
Beautiful photos.

Alice said...

now you just need a picture of the Honeymoon Suite and your album will be complete! did you see it out on the water? supposedly it is the most photographed place in Cedar Key. and God does the most wonderful sunrises and sunsets there! great pictures, i really enjoyed looking at them and can actually place where most of them were taken :). thanks for sharing!

Tamar SB said...

These are stunning!! Looks like such a fun place to relax and snap shots!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

A wonderful day and happy anniversary !

CountryDew said...

Lovely shots.

deb duty said...

Looks like you had a lovely anniversary! The sunset pics are gorgeous!

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