Monday, August 6, 2012

Sunday Sailing

 Sunday is always sailing on the Mississippi. One of our favorite things to do is go watch. It is only about and 1/8 mile stroll up to the benches overlooking the river from the house.  Luci & I go up, sit on the bench and take pictures of whatever comes our way :)
 After the Saturday storm it was a beautiful, clear day with a little crispness in it.  Just the right thing for doing 'something' Notice how clear and perfect the water looks, no haziness in the air at all!!!!
I am sure these people in the boats were having as much fun as we had watching them. Sailing is something i would love to do, but always thought it was way to complicated for me :)

Here is Luci, with her Ja-Ja-Binks look hoping for a morsel of whatever i was eating.. She is soo patient. "Whatever comes my way i will be eternally grateful for!!"  HA!!

Take Care All

8 comments:

  1. What a great picture of Luci and what a great location if you only have to walk a short distance to sit by the Mississippi and get these shots.

    I love sailing and can do what I'm told but you do have to have someone who knows what they are doing. Always thought I'd like to take a class and learn how to do one of those little sailfish on my own. But it's one of those things that hasn't gotten off the bucket list.

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  2. Luci looks so cute!

    We loved sailing, but the kiddos thought we should have a boat they could ski behind. We didn't get the ski boat, but sold the sailboat. We were soon sorry and so were the kids.

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  3. Never have been interested in sailing, but when we were young parents we had a runabout boat. We'd tow our daughters on floats all around the various lakes. Then we began to realize that when you are in the water in a lake in Central California, the view is always flat water surrounded by dry brown hills. I'm sure a run along a broad river like the Old Miss would be a lot more interesting!

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  4. I agree, sailboats are fun to watch. I've never been on a sailboat.

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  5. We watched sailboats this weekend too. Aren't they the cutest when they are waiting for that morsel to come their way? Love it!

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  6. I have a t shirt that says that every day spent sailing does not count towards the days God has allotted you on this earth.

    I love sailing:)

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  7. LOVE that picture of Luci!!!

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  8. Awwwwww Luci... how precious! look at her ears... Hahaaaa... so relaxing... great nail polish!

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