Random Five Friday

Another Friday, so let’s see if I can find some random thoughts.

1. In honor of Memorial Day. I took this picture during a recent sunset; I love the flag flying from the old boat in our side yard.

flag at sunset 4-22-2015 7-11-38 PM

2.) Gypsy was ready for some tummy rubs when I arrived at the shop Monday morning.  It always amazes me when I catch a photo of a kitty tongue in action.

gypsys tongue 5-18-2015 2-50-17 PM

3.) Every sunrise is different. The sun barely found an opening to shine through on this particular morning.

sunrise 5-18-2015 6-13-10 AM

4.) On a recent antiquing trip, I asked the shop owner if I could take  a picture of a vintage photograph. I think you’ll see why. The resemblance to Lily, one of our great nieces, is uncanny.  In fact, I saw Lily’s grandmother last week, and she said she showed the old picture to Lily and asked who it was. Lily replied: “Me”.

lily and lookalike

5.) Wherever your Memorial Day travels take you, I hope have a safe weekend. Motor Man and I are cooking up a little adventure: details next week. May we all remember the true reason for the holiday.

~These Days Of  Mine~

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15 responses to “Random Five Friday

  1. What a beautiful photo of our flag and the sunset, Dianna. Have a safe Memorial Day weekend!

  2. Great photos…….love that vintage photo and hearing what Lily said when she got to see it! Cute……………. So you and MM are cooking up an adventure? Why don’t I know about that??? Hmmmmm???

    Pam

  3. That sunset photo is just stunning, so peaceful looking ^_^

    Have a wonderful day

    xxxx

  4. Enjoyed the post and pictures! Have a great weekend.

  5. AWESOME that Lily recognized ‘herself’. Love the photos – enjoy your adventure!

  6. Lovely shots – especially the one of the Lily Look Alike. Lily is cuter though.

  7. Wow on the vintage photo! And Gypsy is so cute. You know I love that grand old flag flying in the sunlight 🙂

    Happy Memorial Day!
    MJ

  8. Looking forward to hearing about your adventure.

  9. Have a wonderful holiday! We will be boating and biking and enjoying the outdoors before the summer heat comes!

  10. I’m addicted to these vintage photos – can’t pass them by in the antiques mall without rifling through a stack. And you’re right, every once in a while, you do a double-take.

  11. be safe and enjoy. and thanks for flying the flag. 🙂

  12. Perfect weather out there today- hopefully it will carry through the weekend!
    I like the old photo / new photo side-by-side .. & a priceless response by Lily..
    Always love that flag pic ! – Happy Memorial Day !

  13. Shirley Matthews Dunn

    The sunset pic is so perfect for Memorial Day! I am amazed by that old photo that looks like Lily. Lets face it, you have two kitties that love to pose for the camera. Have safe and fun trip.

  14. Enjoy your holiday weekend! Love the sunset photo!

  15. The sun behind the flag makes a great shot. The resemblance to Lily is amazing!

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