4.23.2013

Under Water World


I have been away
for three weeks

journeyed along the coast
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while spring in NW Montana is still the SLOW-ly unfolding into flowers season
i will share glimpse of the western coast of the USA with you

this starfish was tiny! maybe one inch
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treasures found in tide pools
are such a joy to find


unexpected lady bugs


treasures....


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the inspiration for this trip....
my son's wedding!

 wishing them a life of happiness
and dreams come true
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35 comments:

  1. I love your travel pics.
    Can't wait to see more.

    Congrats to your son and his beautiful wife.

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  2. What a surprise, Tammie - all those wonderful shots culminating in the most fantastic of all. Nothing like adding a new member to your family! Congratulations to them and to you!

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  3. Congratulations to your son and his new wife! My daughter got married in December.

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  4. Toutes mes félicitations aux jeunes mariés déjà !... Je leur souhaite beaucoup de bonheur et d'écoute...
    Merci de partager avec nous ta joie ma chère Tammie. Tout comme de nous montrer les trésors trouvé lors de tes promenades.

    Mille mercis également pour tes bons mots laissés sur mon blog et qui me touchent énormément. Ils sont précieux pour moi.
    Gros bisous à toi.

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  5. This is wonderful!
    They are great treasures ...
    And happy to see your son and his wife ...

    A thousand hugs!

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  6. Oh, congratulations - wishing the newly weds a lifetime of happiness.

    What lovely moments of beauty you found on the beach!

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  7. what wonderful images of your coastal journey!!
    and i can't wait to see more and hear about the wedding! missed you my friend<3
    xo abigail

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  8. Such lovely underwater shots. That tiny starfish and colourful ladybirds and colourful little treasures. Then a wedding photograph with a smiling couple on the brink of their life together as husband and wife. May their life journey together be loving and joyful!

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  9. How lovely.
    Congratulations, wishing a long and happy marriage to your boy.

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  10. A beautiful world under the water.
    ..Congratulations.
    Costas

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  11. Lovely!
    xx

    Johanna, Sweden
    ART FASHION

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  12. TL - glad you had a safe trip and a great celebration with your soon. Go well. B

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  13. I love your photos as always. They draw you in and hold your interest. Congratulations on your son's wedding. They look cute together!

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  14. Thank you for showing us the splendour of the underwater world! Amazing colours!!
    Congratulations to your son and you on his marriage! Let all their dreams come true!:)

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  15. Lovely photos as always.
    Congrats to your son and his beautiful wife.
    Wish you a great week.
    From Hilda

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  16. Lovely Tammie,nature at her finest. Good luck to the newly weds.

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  17. What a treasure of a journey! I love those colorful stones! Such beautiful photos from underwater and seashore! =)

    and a lovely wedding! :) A lovely couple! :)

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  18. Such beauty to be found in those tidepools. Incredible colours. Haven't visited in a while as we moved back to southern africa and been settling. Congratulations to your son and his new wife. A new daughter in law is indeed a treasure.

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  19. Such gorgeousness. From one mother of a son to another!!

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  20. Congratulations Tammie! I so look forward to seeing your trip via your photos. The starfish and urchins? are beautiful! Much happiness to your son and daughter-in-law!

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  21. Oh congratulations.. such lovely news and beautiful photos as always.

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  22. Beautiful photos!

    Congratulations to your son and his bride!

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  23. Congrats! They look so happy together!

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  24. Beautiful, colorful underwater pictures! Congrats to you and the happy couple :-)
    Rune

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  25. Thanks Tammie for dropping by on my blog!
    You photography is a delight too! ;-)
    I love the underwater world, you brought the colours and shapes out so nicely!
    Cheers!

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  26. Oh, my, what a wonderful adventure. Congratulations.

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  27. Love the pics and congrats to the newlyweds!!

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  28. I like your underwater shots. The lady bugs surprised me a lot. With those bright colors, they look good under water.

    Did you arrive home to snow?

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  29. Hello Everyone! Thank you for all your lovely messages. I love it when you stop by.

    Sandy, There was not snow on the ground, but it did snow through out the night and the trees were more than dusted with it. So different than California ;-)

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  30. Tammie, aren't the colours of the ocean radiant? The ocean is an incredible artist! Stunning photos. Thanks for bringing light to our lives through your art and photos.

    Congrats to you and your family!

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  31. Wonderful photos! Hope you are having an amazing trip!
    Congratulations!

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  32. Your son's wedding must have been gorgeous!

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  33. Oh how wonderful, big congrats! I love her green boots peeking out.

    You look way too young to have a son getting married btw!!!

    Hugs, G

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  34. ...many blessings to thee and all of thine family! ~ thankyoU! ~ for the awesome treasures that thee always share ~ here wih us! ~ there's so much super deliciousness no matter where one looks! ~ blessed be dear kindred heart!...(0:

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  35. Congratulations on your happy news. I love a bride with cowboy boots :D
    Your photos are fantastic.

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Warm greetings to you~

Thank you for visiting and also for sharing your thoughts and feelings. Seeing through your eyes and heart mean so much to me!

Tammie