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Sunday, December 30, 2012

Happy New Year! ! !

Peonies at Butchart Gardens, Victoria, Vancouver Island, Canada

Sorry I have been MIA for so long!  :)  I had several things I had planned on posting about, but . . . well, life happens!  I may still try to get some of those posts done, even though some of the events were wayyyyy back in August! 

Flowers at Butchart Gardens, Victoria, Vancouver Island, Canada
Anyway, this post is to say . . . I am still here!  And to thank every one of you who has hung in there with me this past year!  I truly appreciate all your support and just really, really love reading all your sweet comments . . . otherwise, it is just a bit boring talking to oneself!  ;)        . . . so . . .  THANK YOU!

Sunset over Laguna Beach, California
I think we can safely and happily say good-bye to 2012 with all the tragedies we have watched unfold.  Let the sun set on the year.

Sandcastle Contest in Hueneme Beach in Port Hueneme, California
Let's watch the sun rise and say hello to the hope that 2013 brings us all more peace and prosperity.

Footbridge in Butchart Gardens, Victoria, Vancouver Island, Canada
Where ever your path may lead you . . .

Bacchus figure (or Satyr?) at the Getty Villa in Pacific Palisades, California
I hope your days are merry . . .

Piano at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa, California
and full of music.

Redwood Sorrel in the Redwoods - Northern California
And may luck follow you every step of the way . . .

Ride at the Orange County Fair in Costa Mesa, California
Remember to make every moment a celebration . . . 

Peonies at Butchart Gardens, Victoria, Vancouver Island, Canada

I hope you'll stick around and join me for another year!  Happy New Year, everyone!   :)

Double Rainbow over Oak Glen, California
(though the 2nd one is so faint it is very difficult to see it!  :)