away for the weekend: five on friday

Friday, April 5, 2013

five on friday

Yikes!
Killer week - and that's enough on that topic...
TGIF!

Anyway - walking back to my mom's house last weekend,
I noticed this fence zigzagging up a side street,
and it actually worked well with this weeks 100 mm.


So, for my five random thoughts, I'm finding that I really like Deanna's Letters on Friday format:

Dear Friday,
Thank you for being you. I'm so happy that you're here!
:-)

Dear 100mm,
I know I haven't really given you a fair shot, but we're probably not going to be bff's - we just don't seem to see things the same way.

Dear Vermont,
I get the whole mud season thing, really I do, but please - please - allow my little Subaru to make it up the hill to my driveway tonight. Please?

Dear 5 am
Why, oh why, oh why must you be such a rude awakening? Every day you arrive much too quickly and you're much too dark - just saying.

Dear Headache,
Stop - now - please.

I'm joining Random Five Friday and Friday's Fences

Have a wonderful weekend!






31 comments:

  1. Oh I do hope your headache disappears. Have a nice relaxing weekend. B

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  2. yucky on the headaches. i know i have gotten more as i have gotten older. meds don't work. i usually need a nap or quiet time. enjoy your weekend. i love that fence. so decorative. ( ;

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  3. As much of a morning person as I am, I admit that yes 5AM arrives MUCH too quickly :)

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  4. Karen,
    I also enjoy Deanna's Letters on Friday!

    We would love to have mud. It is so dry and dirty here.

    Our days start early too. I get up at 5 and turn the coffee pot on, then go back to bed for half an hour. When I get up my coffee is ready to go. I need a cup before The Rancher and I go check for new calves at 6 am.

    Hope your headache goes away and you have a wondeful weekend.

    Ranch Wife Robyn

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  5. Nice fence shot...love your random 5 too!

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  6. Headaches are the enemy.
    I enjoy your five - you made me smile.
    Happy 5 Day!
    -g-

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  7. sounds like you are having as much rain in Vermont as we are in Virginia. Must be a thing for states that start with 'V'

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  8. Dear Friday...I love you.
    Is your 100mm a macro?
    Dear Vermont...I loved driving through you but would love to spend more time with you one day.
    Dear 5AM...WTH?
    Dear Headache...have mercy.

    Hoping this weekend is better for you! <3

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  9. I hope you get rid of the headache and can have a relaxing weekend.

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  10. i like those old wood fences, so much character =)

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  11. hope you get home and get rid of your headache! :)

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  12. awwww this is fun, random...i like your five. well not that you have a headache & i know all about mud, let's just say i like the image & we'll leave it at that!!

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  13. Ugh headaches. I have one right now.

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  14. Hope the headache leaves pronto! They're no fun. I love the zig-zaggety fence--so much character! I enjoyed your letters format, too.

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  15. Same headache here- mine is sinus problems caused by spring allergies. Hope you have a good weekend!

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  16. Nice handcrafted fence, and hope the mug doesn't bog your Subaru down. : )

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  17. Such an early morning you've had ... I hope you can sleep in this weekend - and that the headache will stop. Maybe a nice bikeride if the weather allows?
    ... Hope you have a great weekend,
    Nina

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  18. That is a zig zag fence and I like the way the road turns at the bottom. It looks like a pretty area. Pamela

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  19. Love this post, and i love your fence pic! :) 5 am? Hmm...

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  20. Hope you aren't mired on mud. I remember mud season. Happy headacheless weekend to you!

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  21. Mud season? I've never heard of that but it doesn't sound pleasant. Love the fence photo -- I don't have a 100 mm lens, but based on your review, I might not want one?

    Thanks so much for joining in this week Karen, and I hope you get rid of that headache. xo

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  22. Cool shot of the fence! The 100mm looks like it worked well for the photo. Sorry you have a headache - hope you get better before the weekend starts! :)

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  23. This sounds like a good way to puzzle your puzzler and have some fun. I'm sure your headache will disappear.

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  24. Mmmmm, 5 a.m. wake times, mud, lousy lens, head-ache......Sounds like Friday is here just in time! Hope you get some R&R this weekend! I like your fence shot! :) xx

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  25. Hoping yo have a good dose of sunny days and warm nights making their way to you soon. A little spring makes everything so much better.

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  26. Awesome fence, and great Random 5! (5 am every morning...yuk!)

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  27. Hope the headache goes and you can get quickly back to enjoying yourself, Karen. I never made friends with my 100mm either, even though it was a wonderful lens. Also mud season on the Va eastern shore. It's nice that we can sleep in later than 5 am.

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  28. Like the new format! Hope the headache went away in time for a great weekend.

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  29. I like the zig-zag fence but it appears it may have a little too much zig or zag. Looks like some rebar is being used to keep the posts more sturdy. :)
    I love Deanna's Friday format too. I just haven't jumped on the bandwagon yet.
    Hope all worked out and the headache disappeared and you ended up having a wonderful weekend.

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