Thursday, October 23, 2008

Hey, looky there!

I forgot to do a Wahoo! Wednesday post and I'm only halfway through my review of Just Jane by Nancy Moser, so I had to share this little bit of wahooeyness (wahooiness?). We have fall color!!!! Wahoo! Yes, the grass is still green and this is only a teeny part of the tree, but still . . . cool.

27 comments:

  1. I heart fall. This is a beautiful picture.

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  2. Woohoo!! Um, or Wahoo! We are kind of a shade of pea green right now...not very lovely. But I still have the New England colors engrained in my mind. We'll be close to OK this weekend, so hopefully we'll see a little better color up thataway (Lake Texoma).

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  3. YAY for fall colors! I love being back east and NEVER tire of the color and SEASON changes ( we were in AZ for 5 yrs!)
    I got the book yesterday - I squealed with delight - Hub rolled his eyes! LOL You know how THAT goes! :-)
    30!!!!!!!!!! Bookmarks?? Will they be christmas presents perhaps? Nice therapy!
    HUGS and Love
    Deb

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  4. Did you take that picture? It is absolutely gorgeous.

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  5. Beautiful picture! We've had colour for a month now, the leaves are all over the ground! I guess that's what happens when you live in Canada!

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  6. Nikki,

    Me, too. Thanks. :)

    Trish,

    Pea green? That sounds kind of yucky. We just have color at the tips of a few trees, but I'm happy. I don't think I've ever been to Lake Texoma. Have a great time!

    Debi,

    I can imagine there wasn't a lot of changing of colors in Arizona. LOL Great, thank you for telling me the book arrived! I hope you love it! Sometimes I give away bookmarks, here at the blog. But, Wm. is trying to convince me to sell them and I'm wondering if I could sell a few if I got an Etsy store. It's a thought.

    Bermudaonion,

    Yes, I took that. Thank you. :) I was actually trying to hunt down a Cooper's Hawk we saw on our way home from the post office, but I couldn't find him and drove to the park to see if I could find some leaves to photograph. And, then I took a picture of a Coke sign. We can probably call it Bookfool's Playtime.

    Callista,

    Thank you! Yes, I suppose you would get a lot of color and dropping leaves in Canada. We had an unusual drop in temperature, yesterday, and it's still cold and foggy, this morning. Maybe we'll get some more, but I think it's supposed to get back up to the 70's. Cold weather doesn't last long, down here.

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  7. Yay for fall colours, even if it's only a little bit. I'm still waiting, rather impatiently, for the leaves to turn here.
    BTW, I like the new header. That was our weather today, rain.. rain.. rain.

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  8. Nat,

    We've just got a little bit, but it's enough for me. I hope you get a nice cold snap and some color, soon.

    Thanks, that was our weather yesterday (although it's an older photo). Dreary and rainy. I enjoyed it. :)

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  9. Pretty!!! I should get out this week and get some pictures of the leaves around here before we get a storm that dumps them all in the road and rains on them.

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  10. Thank you, SuziQ,

    Yes, you definitely should rush right out to snap pics. And, I do believe Pirate Bendy could stand to climb a few trees. Oho, she dares to say what Bendy should do with his time. Keel haul the fool.

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  11. Look at you flaunting your fancy fall colors.

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  12. Suzi,

    Which is the good idea? Posing Bendy or keel-hauling moi?

    Carrie,

    Yeah, who'da thunk?

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  13. My votes for wahooeyness.

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  14. Bwah HA HA!!! Taking PICTURES silly girl ;-)

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  15. Suzi,

    Whew! I was a little worried, for a minute there. ;)

    Care,

    Wahooeyness it is, then. :)

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  16. I love fall. The trees are so beautiful. Reds especially.

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  17. Jeane,

    I love fall for the colors, but mostly I love it because it ceases to be so freaking hot. :)

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  18. *sigh*

    All gone here. Well, mostly. There are still some trees that are strangely green but most are pretty bare. Now I have to rake...

    cjh

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  19. CJ,

    That's the one problem I have with fall. We might as well just park a couple of dump trucks under our two huge oak trees.

    We've got a long way to go. Just the tips of our trees have color. We're still mostly green.

    Have fun raking. :)

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  20. I agree "Wahooeyness" looks better with a y.

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  21. WAHOOO is right! Anything that looks remotvely fallish here in Texas makes me dance for joy.

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  22. Fabulous picture. Great DOF.

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  23. Suzi,

    Thank you! Two votes for "wahooeyness"! I'll definitely spell it with a "y", in future posts. Assuming I ever use the word, again.

    Andi,

    Yep, same here. I love fall color and cooool air. It's such a relief after summer, isn't it?

    Les,

    Why, thank you. :)

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  24. OK - so I left Pirate Bendy at home, but I did get out today to take some pictures thanks to your encouragement. They're posted

    On my Occasional Other Stuff Blog

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  25. That is a great photo, Nancy! I love the drop of water on the leaf. I hope you are enjoying your weekend!

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  26. SuziQ,

    I just dashed over. Poor Bendy missed some great sights. Thanks for letting me know you've posted!!

    Hi Wendy,

    Thank you. That was actually the only leaf I saw that had water on it, so you can imagine how I zoned in on it. :) We just returned from Biloxi, MS -- had a great time. Hope you're having a fun weekend, too!

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