Sunday, December 20, 2009

Nature's Exquisite Covering


My "Dreaming of a White Christmas" has actually come true. In the still of the early morning, I captured these pictures. Peaceful, calm, pure, and beautiful were a few of the words that would describe what I found in my backyard. Even the birds seemed to be celebrating this natural wonder of the most exquisite covering of snow on everything.





My heart overflowed with gratitude to my Heavenly Father for creating this gorgeous tapestry for me to enjoy.





As the Christmas season so rapidly approaches, I relished the quiet, undisturbed moments of peace that I experienced outside this morning. Everything was cancelled for the day providing some treasured extra time in my schedule. A free gift to me of time...to refresh, to recharge and to reflect on some of the most breathtaking scenery of the year 2009.
Wishing moments of peace and solitude to each of you, somewhere in your day today.

14 comments:

Judy ~ My Front Porch said...

How beautiful...a perfect snow-day. Enjoy.

Rach said...

Oh wow! Beautiful. Enjoy the beauty today. Like many things, it ends too quickly!

Sassy Granny ... said...

"Exquisite snow" ... I'll say! And I have a strange feeling YOU actually made it happen; sort of your crowning effort to all your other Christmas planning.

Thank you again, Judy, for such a warm and gracious friendship. It will be such fun watching it grow in the year(s) to come.

Hugs,
Kathleen

lindsey said...

Beautiful pictures....there is something quite peaceful about snow.

Happy@Home said...

Beautiful and so peaceful. Your bird feeders look so cute with their snow "hats". I'm sure the birds were very happy to find your yard today.

Country Dreaming said...

Beautiful! I can't wait for our snow--hopefully for Christmas.
Enjoy.

Melinda

PS: Thanks for continuing to come by. :)

Charli and me said...

Good evening Judy, These pictures are just breath taking. I love to wake up and find that it has snowed. It's so pretty and pristine. I wanted to take this time to pop over and wish you and your family a very blessed and wonderful Christmas and New Year. Judy you are a treasure and I am so glad to have found your blog. You are such a warm person, and I might add an inspiration, as well as very talented. It's been a real joy to get to know you! Merry christmas friend ♥

Cherry's Jubilee said...

Wow...sooo beautiful. You have more snow than we do! Ours has mostly melted at the moment....but there is always tomorrow! So glad you liked the banner. Merry CHRISTmas. cherry

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

so beautiful.....It has been such a blessing to meet you in blogland...You have enriched my life. Blessings to you and yours....Merry Christmas and a New Year filled with many blessings.
Teresa
Grammy Girlfriend http://teresa-grammygirlfriend.blogspot.com/
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Cynthia's Cottage Design said...

Dear Judy,

You have such a beautiful way of writing and expressing yourself, I am so grateful to call you my friend! Your backyard is simply stunning!! and love how peaceful I feel when I come here too! Thank you so much for your kind and generous as always comments on my blog too, I love hearing from you! I love that little bird feeder, what a wonder to sit there and watch that and see all of Gods beauty!

I hope you and your family have a blessed Christmas and a wonderful New Year too! I am so blessed to have friends like you! Hugs~n~Love, Cynthia xox

Queenmothermamaw said...

Dear Judy, it has been a blessing to me to find you in blogland. The snow photo story is so rewarding. Gives a warm and freeing view of what God has given us. All the blessings and joys of a Holy Christmas to you and family.
QMM

Love the Decor! said...

Bless you sweet Judy
Thank you for your prayers and encouragement.

Elyse said...

hi judy!

happy december. what a lovely post. we have lots of snow, too.

happiest holidays!

xo
elyse

nature said...

yeah its really very beutiful and handsome thanks for sharing this with us.


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