A Thousand Threads

Category: Sunday Shots

Quiet Sundays

the calm before the storm / a thousand threads

It’s quiet around these parts… ominous even.  Frankenstorm is on its way.

Photo: Oh, Pioneer!

Quiet Sundays

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,
Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”

~Dr. Seuss

Bandon Tree

Watching The Lorax with the boys this rainy Sunday afternoon.

… we all might have cried a little.

Photo: From a trip home to Oregon, in Bandon.

Quiet Sundays

“I’ll be your Emmylou and I’ll be your June
If you’ll be my Gram and my Johnny too”
~First Aid Kit

Photo: Taken near our home in Maryland.

Quiet Sundays

“My little dog – a heartbeat at my feet.”
~Edith Wharton

Photo: Jose Villa

Coloring Outside the Lines

“Stepping outside the comfort zone is the price I pay to find out how good I can be. If I planned on backing off every time running got difficult I would hang up my shoes and take up knitting.”
~Desiree Davila

Trying to remember to apply this attitude to all parts of my life.  How about you?

Photo: via Cape Cod Collegiate

Quiet Sundays

“The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible — and achieve it, generation after generation.”
~Pearl S. Buck

Photo: Myrtle & Marjoram via Snippet & Ink

Quiet Sundays


Words to live by.

Photos: Jose Villa and Bippity Boppity Boo


“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”
~Leonardo da Vinci

Every once in a while, it’s good to be reminded.

Photo: Ryan Ray

Quiet Sundays

“Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.”
~Franklin P. Jones

Photo: Rylee Hitchner

Quiet Sundays

“We should all start to live before we get too old. Fear is stupid. So are regrets.”
~Marilyn Monroe

Photo: Preppie Bettie