Tuesday, July 24, 2018

A Peaceful Place

 I chose a new place to sit and knit today while the boys were at their visit today.
It is Ravine Garden State Park;
I wanted to check this out because I haven't been here for four years.
I didn't walk too far-remembering that as far as I went, I would have to return!
 Plenty of visitors have walked through here-since 1774! 
 Amazing thought.
 I love arches and doorways.... so I enjoyed walking through several tall and impressive ones.
 Doesn't this look inviting!  
I walked to the end of this path and sat at the bench just to the left of the walkway.
 This made me laugh-watch out for branches and fallen trees....
we had 3" of rain and damaging winds yesterday but things were in good shape here.
 This was my pretty view as I sat on the bench.....a little waterfall made a very pretty sound
 while I seamed the pieces I made on the knitting machine.  
And this is looking back the way I had walked. 
 Isn't it pleasing? The sky threatened rain but it held off and I was able to seam both sides of the sweater and even turn up the hem on the front and back.
I will have  a finished sweater to show you tomorrow!

10 comments:

  1. We went there when the azaleas were in bloom. It was glorious!

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  2. That is some beautiful scenery — I love the textures in that last photo!

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  3. We are getting hit with this rain but wow, that place is really a tropical heaven!

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  4. It is so green. Everything here in the summer is brown. I guess we make up for it when it stays green most of the winter though.

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  5. A beautiful place to walk, relax, and to finish a sweater.

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  6. Love the photos of this beautiful park, so serene. Your furniture and rug look wonderful, very bright and peaceful. Good luck with the sweater finish, can't wait to see it.

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  7. Oh that first photo! I tell you I want to knit outside there too. Meanwhile it's a good reminder. I will make a goal to knit outside this weekend. Knit happy!

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