Sunrise

December 13th, 2007

Boy, I think I really love you guys.

I mean, I did something that is totally out of character for me because of you guys.

Here, let me take you back to last Friday morning…

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My little kitchen was warm, cozy and filled with delicious aromas.

I was happily singing along to my favorite Christmas CD while putting the finishing touches on my breakfast.

Then I happened to glance out the kitchen window and was suddenly transfixed.

“Oh my,” I murmured to myself, “How breathtaking!”

The morning sun was rising amidst a blue sky and beautiful white clouds.

This is just too gorgeous not to share! I thought to myself.

And that’s when I proved my love for you.

Not only did I leave my warm, cozy kitchen and untouched breakfast to go out into the cold winter morning, I did so wearing my fluffy purple robe.

Holy smokes!

Spontaneity before eating breakfast and venturing outside my house in my robe? Totally not me.

(Telling someone I even own a fluffy purple robe? Totally, totally not me).

And it gets even better…

I stood up on top of our deck benches (in possible view of my neighbors!) to take pictures for you.

And strangely, I was totally okay with doing this. Like it was completely natural and part of my morning routine.

I snapped some shots and soon realized you deserved better than the benches could afford.

So, I quickly climbed down from the benches, went back inside, grabbed a step ladder and hauled it to the very back of our yard.

Then I climbed up (still in my fluffy purple robe) to take more pictures for you.

Honestly, this not something I make a habit of.

It just kind of happened.

But you know what?

I really, really enjoyed myself.

The crisp cool air. The beautiful sky.

Mmmm, what a glorious way to start my day!

So, thanks for making me love you so I had a reason to do it. :)

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5 Comments

Tearese | 12/13/2007 10:19 am

ooo those are pretty pictures. Thanks, Heidi! Someday when I get a nicer digital camera, I will do the same.

 
Ailene Hert | 12/13/2007 11:55 am

Very nice pictures Heidi! I love them! Thanks so much for taking them for me… :)

 
whimsy | 12/13/2007 12:29 pm

You’re too good to us.

And let me join the appreciation for the photos. Beautiful, just beautiful.

 
andrea shaw | 12/13/2007 3:13 pm

one word…. BEAUTIFUL!!!! i just love the sunrises up here. you can see everything and you can feel that much closer to the lord. thank you so much!

 
tj | 12/14/2007 6:06 am

…Those are absolutely beautiful photos! Yes – moments like that are worth capturing no matter what you are doing or what you are wearing…

…What would of been really funny is if one of your neighbors had a blog and posted a photo of you in your fluffy purple robe taking photos! lol… ;o)

…Blessings… :o)

 

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