Tuesday, January 3, 2012

REFLECTING AMIDST NATURE

     My family and I have lived on a farm for a very long time and some of the trees were planted by my late brother Sutcliffe.  I often take time out to reflect amidst nature.  It helps me to find some sense of peace.

64 comments:

Sandee said...

What a beautiful view you have Judy. I would love that view and all that warmth too.

Another nice tribute to your brother.

Have a terrific day. :)

Tina´s PicStory said...

thanks for joining ww with this beautiful pics! thanks for taking my button ♥ i´m following you :)

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Tina! I was happy to join your linky party.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Sandee! Take care.

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Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Tara! I will follow back.

Lisa said...

What absolutely stunning photographs and a touching tribute to your brother. You remain in my prayers.

Grace InAZ said...

Lovve the trees..all the green! It looks very beautiful!
Hugs, GraceinAZ

Clairejustine said...

What a beautiful place you live,beautiful pictures,thanks for linking up today take care...

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Clairejustine. Enjoy the rest of your week.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you so much Grace. Take care and all the best to you.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks a lot Lisa. I appreciate it. Take care.

ArtMuseDog and Carol said...

Absolutely gorgeous photo of a beautiful setting ~ i too go to nature to reflect and feel the love. ~ namaste, Carol ^_^

The Belly Dancer said...

Oh my God Judy! What a beautiful place! I love trees! I specially love palm trees and banana trees! There was some of those in my house in Cuba! You should share many more pictures of Jamaica.

Create With Joy said...

Happy New Year to you! Thanks for sharing your lovely pictures with us! I hope you'll join me for the new blog hops I'll be unveiling in the next week or so! :-)

Ramona
http://create-with-joy.com

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Ramona. I look forward to participating in your new Blog Hops. Take care and all the best for 2012.

Judy Haughton-James said...

I am glad you like the pictures The Belly Dancer. I will share more pictures of Jamaica in the future. Take care.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Carol. Take care and have a good year!

Ivy and Elephants said...

Hi Judy,
What beautiful vistas. There is no place like Jam. Thanks for hosting this wonderful party.

Paula

Judy said...

Oh this is so beautiful. It is a nice veiw. Love the photos.

AVCr8teur said...

Happy New Year! It is rewarding to see trees and plants grow.

kewkew said...

Gorgeous photos. I love those trees.

New End Studio said...

Nature can be like a soothing balm, glad you are finding some peace. TFS those photos of your beautiful farm.

TToria said...

Beneath the tree (top photo) with a book would be heaven.
Lovely photos, thanks for sharing :-)

Here's my WW:
http://ttoria.blogspot.com

Happy New Year!

TToria
xo

Nekky said...

What a wonderful nature. I love the pictures. Judy, I'm so envious about the weather you have over there. It reminds me of home. We are now in winter and it's really chilly here in Germany.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Paula. Take care and have a good 2012.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Nekky. Happy New Year!

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks TToria. I will go and link up on your WW now. All the best for 2012!

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks kewkew! Take care.

rumpydog said...

How lovely! Can I come visit?

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks AVCr8teur! Take care.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks rumpydog. You would definitely enjoy being here!:)

Crissy said...

THAT is so beautiful~! It looks so peaceful and calm, and tropical. I really would love to visit

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Crissy! Take care.

Chris said...

Hi Judy, lovely pictures and you must have beautiful memories. Looks like a gorgeous day there. We have snow, it's the beginning of much more I'm afraid, LOL Thanks so much for sharing and Happy New Year. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.com/

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Chris! I will definitely follow back. Take care and have a good new year!

Tami Marie said...

Very beautiful pictures. Looks so like Trinidad, where I'm from.

Glad that I found your blog. New follower of yours.

Tami
http://www.thethingswefindinside.com/

Maria said...

judy, your photos are just beautiful. your view is amazing and i can truly imagine the peace it brings to you.
i know you count it as a huge blessing.
you've been in my thoughts and prayers very much lately and i hope that each day you're feeling stronger.
i know this journey is a trying one, and i think you're an amazingly strong and awesome woman.
sending lots of love always <3
xoxoxo
maria

May said...

A very relaxing environment. And you took a very beautiful shoot. Thanks for sharing, and have a great day.

itin said...

Looks just like our backyard in the province. I miss going back to nature.

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

Very beautiful! Enjoy your day! ♥

Candice said...

What a beautiful place to live and reflect! And what a great thing to be able to look out at the trees and remember your brother. Take care!

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Candice! Take care.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Lavender Dreamer. All the best to you.

Sunray Gardens said...

What beautiful photos. It can bring a lot of peace to sit among such natural beauty.
Cher Sunray Gardens

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks a lot Cher! Have a good New Year!

Judy Haughton-James said...

Nature certainly is wonderful Itin!

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks a lot May. Have a good day.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Maria. I am fighting on and really appreciate your kindness. My thoughts and prayers are also with you. Take care and Lots of Love, Friendship and Best wishes to you, Steve and your relatives.
Judy

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Tami! I will definitely follow back.

Katherines Corner said...

Wow, a gorgeous view for sitting and thinking. thank you for participating in the Thursday Favorite things hop. I hope you made some new bloggy friends. Hoping your weekend is a sweet one xo

Cure for Mondays said...

These are wonderful photos. Blessed be!

I have a blog called Cure for Mondays where I write about my journeys in life: ones that physically take me out on the road, also spiritual, virtual, cosmic, and imagined travels where weather has no part to play. Hope you could drop by and follow back.

http://cure4mondays.blogspot.com/

I'm your newest follower :-)

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks Katherine. I always look forward to participating. All the very best to you.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thank you very much Cure For Mondays. I like what your Blog is about. I will be heading over there to follow back today. Have a good weekend.

JamericanSpice said...

I imagine it would. That's very good to have something tangible.

I like the place too. The trees, and fields etc. Looks so familiar.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Nature certainly helps us JamericanSpice!

futures trading said...

Yeah, agree with you. Taking care of the garden will bring us peace in mind.

crude oil futures said...

To have a piece of land to plant trees or flowers is a dream of many retired people. I just wish when my time comes, I can find a place to live among nature like this.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks for your comments crude oil futures. I really hope your dream will be realized. Take care and enjoy the rest of your day.

Judy Haughton-James said...

So true futures trading. Have a good day.

viec lam hai phong said...

Living among the nature not only brings peace to the mind but also proves the love for nature.

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks viec! Have a good day!

Leah H. said...

What a beautiful farm you have. It is so green and so quiet. Just the way I like it:)

Visiting late for WW! Here's my share- hope you can stop by:)

http://www.loveablecassandra.com/2012/01/wordless-wednesday-daughters-pet.html

Judy Haughton-James said...

Thanks a lot Leah! I will definitely visit your WW! Take care.

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