Monday, February 29, 2016

LEAP YEAR DAY ~ 29TH!!


I decided to round up this month 
with a sampling of all my experiences.
~ this 29th day of February ~
I hadn't had a haircut in months so by the 23rd it was time
so the before picture was shot 
on the grassy dunes by Daddy Jim!


 The Valentine's bouquet was flourishing very well
courtesy a friend of Jim's.


Flowers like this erica, white heath were ready to bloom.
We have been experiencing a very mild February this year
compared to last year's snowmageddon!


On one super cold night 
Daddy Jim made an apple/berry crisp.
They said it was delightful!


I actually was able to run full out on the beach !
I felt like it was summer time
with a quick dip in the water 
grabbing Mr. Orangie
from a fate worse than death.


The winds would catch the spray drawing us down the beach.


Just a wee bit of snow to manoeuvre,
no chance of slipping this year!


Since there are many cousin dogs 
we decided to get together at Point Pleasant Park
which by the looks on all these faces 
was an all round hit.


Daddy Jim had his eye on many things this month like  ~~


this red flowered pitcher and glasses set 


 which had already been added to 
this tomato painted frosted glass set
already acquired a few years ago.


 Any snow that dared to show it's face
was annihilated by yours truly ~ 
besides it tastes good!


As I mentioned before the Valentines bouquet held up really well.


You can see me in the middle 
DOODLE DANCING
around Jim and his school mate Ilze (red dress)
at a pop up art show.
Slowness is not in my vocabulary
when blond ladies pay attention to me.
Really!


I needed an occasional zen walk


This rusted train trestle
caught Daddy Ron's eye
as he picked me up from my haircut.


and we have done a full 360 
finally showing you my haircut
and
this sweet baby Corgi, named Farley
who played nose's with me
just yesterday.
~~~
See you again in 4 years!
Doodle over and out here!!

16 comments:

  1. Too long to wait to see you again, maybe try for tomorrow.Love every word today, just the "Bees' Knees" for us down here, a cool wind, had some rain, summer is saying goodbye.

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    1. Our time changes ( spring forward an hour) this coming weekend, so SPRING is being nudged along for us. (March 20) which happens to be my Dads wedding anniversary #7 is the official beginning of Spring. I'll be looking for those BEES KNEES soon ~ just teasing!!
      Tomorrow March 1st will either come in like a lamb or like a lion!!
      Waiting patiently!!

      Cheers and enjoy your special end of summer days!!

      Sophie for Ron here!!

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  2. That's a lovely round up Miss Sophie with beautiful photos. Please don't make us wait another four years for a round up!

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    1. OK then you twisted my paw ~ I give in ~ I'll gather and work on some more "ROUND UP" photos for y'all(as they say down south in 'Merica!!)

      Winks and Happy Leap Day!!

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  3. Happy Leap Year Day, Sophie! Your photos are just gorgeous and baby Farley is just too adorable☺

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    1. Oh you are so right about Farley. I have no idea if we'll run into each other again but this short encounter really puts a SMILE on my DOODLE FACE!!

      Happy Leap Day, Mitch & Molly!!

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  4. Another beautiful collection of happiness. Happy "Leap Day" (Is that even a thing?)

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    1. If it ain't it sure enough should be ~ HAPPY LEAPING DOODLE LEAP DAY TO YOU AND JERRY!!

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  5. Always a strange day...but every day is Nice to see sophis walking in the snow beach or everywhere.....enjoy the week love Ria x

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    1. Hi Ria ~~ oh you are so sweet ~ Leap days can be so special with loads of leaping and licking!

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  6. Happy Leap Day, Sophie -- or for you, Doodle Dancing Day!

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    1. I hear you Debra ~ sure hope your world is full of special leaping and dancing, all day long!

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  7. That baby is adorable. I bet his fur is just the softest. There were many beautiful pictures of all kinds of things here, but the one of you and the baby corgi was the best.

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    1. I didn't have the opportunity to touch Farley but I am certain the soft cuddle factor was very high!

      HAPPY LEAP to you Faith & Samson!!

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  8. What a wonderful collection of images and fun times! I love that image of daddy Jim. Such a great shot. Happy Leap Day, Miss Sophie.

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    1. Jim can be tease at the best of times so to find a half descent, presentable pic can be tricky ~ he is always making faces ~ many faces!!

      Happy Leap Day Marfa!!

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