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24th March 2014

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Autumn Dreams by Robin Halioua. Absolutely beautiful play of light and shadows

Autumn Dreams by Robin Halioua. Absolutely beautiful play of light and shadows

Tagged: lightsshadowsfirst lightsunrisemountainsfoothillsnaturehillslandscapebeautysunlight

13th March 2014

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The sky grew darker, painted blue on blue, one stroke at a time, into deeper and deeper shades of night.
~Haruki Murakami~

The sky grew darker, painted blue on blue, one stroke at a time, into deeper and deeper shades of night.

~Haruki Murakami~

Tagged: nightskydarkbluestarsflowersbloomingcolorsmilky waymountainsnaturecliffspeakssnowy peaksplants

10th March 2014

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Each new day, a gift to be opened, sunrise slowly unties its ribbon of hope.
~Unknown~

Each new day, a gift to be opened, sunrise slowly unties its ribbon of hope.

~Unknown~

Tagged: sunrisesunsetlakewaterreflectionsmountainscliffsrockslandscapescenerybeautynature

3rd March 2014

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Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.
~Lewis Grizzard~

Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn.

~Lewis Grizzard~

Tagged: Mount RainierWashingtonmountainsflowersspringwild flowersbloomingblossomsplantsnaturelandscapesnow capsviewbeauty

21st February 2014

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I am not one of those who neglect the reigning power to bow to the rising sun.
~Jane Austen~

I am not one of those who neglect the reigning power to bow to the rising sun.

~Jane Austen~

Tagged: sunrising sundawnsunrisewaterreflectioncolorredmountainsnaturebeautylandscapeserene

20th February 2014

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Plowing the powder

Plowing the powder

Tagged: skiingskiersnownew powdermountainssportsgifanimated gifplowing

20th February 2014

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Fighting to live 
One of life’s “oh sh*t” moments

Fighting to live 

One of life’s “oh sh*t” moments

Tagged: avalancheskiingskierskier in avalanchesnowdangerlife threateningoopsOMGdeath-defyingcalamitywintermountainsoh sh*t

19th February 2014

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How gorgeous is this! Rustic, open, light an airy, and yet warm and cosy. Stunning!!

How gorgeous is this! Rustic, open, light an airy, and yet warm and cosy. Stunning!!

Tagged: chaletlog housearchitecturebuildinginterior decoratingfurnitureviewvistahillswoodsmountainsstreamluxurybeauty

19th February 2014

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The hardest thing in life to learn is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
~David Russell

The hardest thing in life to learn is which bridge to cross and which to burn.

~David Russell

Tagged: bridgenaturelandscapemountainshillswaterriverstreamwaterfall

12th February 2014

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The sky grew darker, painted blue on blue, one stroke at a time, into deeper and deeper shades of night.
~Haruki Murakami~
 

The sky grew darker, painted blue on blue, one stroke at a time, into deeper and deeper shades of night.

~Haruki Murakami~

 

Tagged: naturenightskystarsbeautylakelandscapeflowersmilky waycelestiallightshillsmountains

13th January 2014

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Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
~John Muir~
 

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.

~John Muir~

 

Tagged: snownaturewintercabinhousestructurefencetreesmountainsseasonsskyevergreendriftsoutdoorspeacefulbeautycloudsserene

27th December 2013

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another take on Winter Wonderland: Christmas week in Vail mountain resort,  Colorado. 

another take on Winter Wonderland: Christmas week in Vail mountain resort,  Colorado. 

Tagged: ChristmasXmasChristmas lightswinterDecemberVail mountain resortcoloradosnowbeautifulnaturemountains

10th December 2013

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The snow itself is lonely or, if you prefer, self-sufficient. There are no other time when the whole world seems composed of one thing, and one thing only.
~Joseph Wood Krutch~
 

The snow itself is lonely or, if you prefer, self-sufficient. There are no other time when the whole world seems composed of one thing, and one thing only.

~Joseph Wood Krutch~

 

Tagged: snowmountainshillsvalleywintersnowmanwhimsicalcutegreetingexaltationviewnatureseasonspeakscloudssky

9th December 2013

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Silent is the house: all are laid asleep:
One alone looks out o’er the snow-wreaths deep
~Emily Bronte~

Silent is the house: all are laid asleep:

One alone looks out o’er the snow-wreaths deep

~Emily Bronte~


Tagged: snowdriftsnowlandscapesnowed incottagecabinchaletmountainswinterseasonssolitaryroofs

6th December 2013

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He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter…In winter the stars seem to have rekindled their fires, the moon achieves a fuller triumph, and the heavens wear a look of a more exalted simplicity.
~John Burroughs “The Snow-Walkers~

He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter…In winter the stars seem to have rekindled their fires, the moon achieves a fuller triumph, and the heavens wear a look of a more exalted simplicity.

~John Burroughs “The Snow-Walkers~

Tagged: naturelandscapemountainsvalleynightstarswintersnowlightsbeautypeacefultrees