Simple + Southern Sunday No. 31

 “Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others”
‭Philippians‬ ‭2‬:‭3-4‬sss24 We hope everyone is enjoying their Memorial Day Weekend!  This past week found Butch in Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Florida!  I joined him in Sandestin, but first enjoyed a couple of small towns (read here)!  Here is just a little glimpse into our week.  You can always find something interesting as you travel across our beautiful country! “Although no sculptured marble should rise to their memory, nor engraved stone bear record of their deeds, yet will their remembrance be as lasting as the land they honored”
-Daniel Webster Sandestin walkway to the bay!White sand…yellow umbrellas…turquoise water…blue skies! Romantic dinner with a gorgeous view! Pistachio crusted grouper with risotto, asparagus, and sweet
pistachio cream sauce!   Splendid flowers on my morning run at Sandestin!

 Mary Collins is ready for a weekend at the lake!   This bull in Oklahoma is decked out for Memorial Day!Patriotic tractor in Magnolia Springs!  Bliss on the Emerald Coast Hot buttery corn on the cob in our wonderful and historic downtown!  No, this is not in Italy, but Seaside, FL!

“I was glad when they said to me,
‘Let us go to the house of the Lord!’”
Psalm 122:1

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  1. Stephanie says:

    Ooooh, just look at Mary’s sweet face! 🙂 Lovely post and beautiful pictures, my dear. I loved the scene at the beach….how I would enjoy sinking my toes into the warm sand right now. Thanks for sharing with Roses of Inspiration. Hugs!

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