Friday, August 10, 2012

This Week's Blog Post

I am posting a day early this week to spend some extra quality time with my man. The weather does not look the greatest but it will not stop us from having a good time! The ebay shop will reopen Saturday evening since packages would not be able to ship until Monday anyway.

Smokey Quartz
Smokey quartz is a gorgeous brown that can vary from light to dark in color.
These beads are mostly dark with the exception of the rondelles. This is a heavy statement piece available at Miss Val’s Creations.
A Ride up The Coast

Jim and I took a ride along the coast on a gorgeous Sunday.
This beach stop was super rocky.  I believe this was in New Hampshire, but could have been Maine.
Talk about difficult to walk on!
People stack rocks here (I have no idea if there is a meaning behind this but it looks cool).

Fair Ride on Wheels
This was just funny. See that odd thing by the toll booth?
Jim and I were on the highway one afternoon and this is what we drove by.
Jim had to catch up to it so I could get pictures!


It was my first time ever seeing a carnival ride being transported! It looks really out of place amongst all the normal vehicles around!
It made for a good laugh!!!

Thank you for stopping by! I wish you all a great week ahead! ~Val

23 comments:

  1. Looks like you had another fabulous outing. Enjoy your weekend.

    And, I usually schedule my posts when my schedule gets crazy. Sometimes I schedule a whole week at a time and I'm not even near my computer. It's a time saver for sure. :-)

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  2. Oh those rocks are so gorgeous! I have a major thing for rocks which is probably why I have such a thing for beads.

    It must have felt good to get out there and be by the water.Have a great weekend!

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  3. did you add to the rock stack?
    and it is getting time for some local fairs so you'll probably see more rides on the road. heehee
    Debbi
    -yankeeburrowcreations

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    1. Hi Debbi, We did not stack any rocks but next time we go by there we will leave our mark!

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  4. Enjoy your weekend! The rocks for sure look cool and interesting, great pictures!

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  5. gorgeous smokey color beads..wow..would dress up any outfit!!
    your photos are so interesting! i have never seen rocks stacked like that..how fun!!
    enjoy your weekend!

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  6. Have a great weekend!
    Those rock formations look so cool and I love the little seashells peeking out too :)
    That ride does look out of place!

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  7. Oh my, that would make for a good laugh. And that's a cool photo of the rocky beach with shells mixed in!

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  8. Enjoy the weekend with your man :)! You guys really do get out and about quite a bit, and what a pretty view along the coast. Love your smoky quartz necklace - so beautiful.

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  9. Oh wow.. I like the photos you made on the beach :)
    xoxo

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  10. What a lovely short trip! That spot at the beach with the rocks is beautiful.

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  11. Hi Val, enjoy your time with Jim. Your ride to the coast is lovely, your pictures of the ocean area just beautiful. Have a great time away together.

    ruth

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  12. What a sight that carnival ride being transported! I hope you are having a wonderful time!

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  13. Hi Val ;o) Love your smokey quartz necklace! That's one stone I forgot to get when I went to the Rockhound! Next year ;o) I love your pictures of the coast! Amazing! I want to go ;o) The carnival ride was very funny! Hope you are having a great weekend ;o) Hugs ;o)

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  14. The rocky beach is really beautiful. We don't have beaches like that here. I love that you just HAD to take photos of that ride. It must have been fun to see that on the road.

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  15. I love rocky beaches and that looks like it was a fun one to walk on, and the stacked rocks looked really cool. Your smoky quartz necklace is beautiful.
    Valerie
    Everyday Inspired

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  16. i definitely love where you living. so many beautiful natures! loving all those different shapes of rocks!

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  17. Thank you soooo much!! I´m happy that you like my posts :)
    xoxo Lola

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  18. I love your smoky quartz necklace!!! beautiful photos!!!
    Have a good week!!!

    Besos, desde España, Marcela♥

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  19. i love black accs!!!and the rest of pics are so cool too! love them!!

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  20. The stacked rocks are fabulous! I also love your necklace, it is very alluring.

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  21. Beautiful necklace, Val! I think it would be perfect for fall/winter, and unfortunately that's not too far away. :-(

    I've only seen this once (carnival ride being transported), and it was a strange site indeed. Kinda scary if you have to pass it on a highway I would imagine!

    I love all of those rocks. Sure made for some wonderful textures in your photographs of them.

    Have a wonderful week ahead.
    xo.

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  22. Love it, can't wait to see what you do next! Come check out my blog, maybe we can follow each other!
    Material Fixations

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Thank you for stopping by! I love reading visitor comments! ~Val