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What Sundays Are Made Of

Lazy Sundays. Sleeping in. Country drives. Going out for breakfast. Stumbling upon a barn sale (with great lanterns all a-glow) and scoring vintage glass bottles, records with great covers, and books with lovely spines from HG Wells dated from the late 1890s. Listening to big band music in the town center where everyone gathers for the annual strawberry festival and live music. Dogs barking. Happy children with sticky fingers and huge red rings around their mouths. The smell of freshly cut grass. Enjoying sweet strawberries from the nearby farm, served up shortcake style with a warm biscuit, vanilla ice cream, and a huge dollup of homemade whipped cream. Not a care in the world. Sunday should always be this nice.

What are you up to?

(images copyright 2006 decor8)

Posted by decor8 in uncategorized on June 25, 2006

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  1. Anonymous commented
    June 25th, 2006 at 10:47pm

    Ah yes, finally a Sunday in Boston that was not pouring. I was so lazy today which is unlike me but much needed.

    I love the lights in the barn. I want to listen to music and dance in that barn.

    Love your blog!
    Dawn Marie

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  2. Lilli commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 12:07am

    That sounds lovely! I just had me a bowl of strawberries and vanilla ice cream. This is what Vancouver looks like today…

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  3. boliyou commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 4:26am

    Lovely day. I had family in for the weekend and perfect weather.

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  4. Anonymous commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 8:26am

    robbing a bank…hee hee hee…

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  5. Jany commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 9:28am

    Sounds wonderful and this is for sure the way i would ahve preferred to pass my sunday !…But instead: i’ve been studying the whole weekend from morning till night for next wednesday’s evening class exam in History of Architecture…

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  6. susanna commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 2:57pm

    You had a perfect Sunday! Love the photo. Wish I was there!

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  7. chubby-girl commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 3:47pm

    That would have been a great way to spend my Sunday. I did get some work done on my deck though…

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  8. Hayan Design commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 4:25pm

    Sounds good. I also had a great Sunday. Catching up with some old friends!

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  9. Hayan Design commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 4:26pm

    Sounds Good. I also had a great Sunday. Catching up with some old friends!

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  10. So Sylvie commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 9:47pm

    Other-Wordly. Just gorgeous.

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  11. karyn commented
    June 26th, 2006 at 10:01pm

    I like those lanterns, Holley.


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  12. heidi commented
    June 28th, 2006 at 2:39pm

    where o where was that fab barn sale located? please tell me it was local, and not out of mag, but to look at it – it probably was…

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