Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Quite Happy

‘You've got a lot of choices. 

If getting out of bed in the morning is a chore and you're not smiling on a regular basis, try another choice.’

~Steven D. Woodhullblack and white wednesday juan juan 1 ‘See everything; overlook a great deal; correct a little.’

~Pope John XXIII

sevenclownbutton   ‘Give thanks for what you are now,

and keep fighting for what you want to be tomorrow.’

~Fernanda Miramontes-Landeros

juan 4  juan 6 juan 7‘ Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.’

~Johann Wolfgang von Goethejuan 5 juan 9 ABC wEDNESDAY

juan 10

‘You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.’

~Leo Aikman

51 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Looks like a bunch of happy, wonderful people having lots of fun! Love all those smiles! Hope your week is going well so far! Enjoy! Hugs to you all!

Sylvia

Kristina P. said...

What happy guys!

Mari said...

A whole batch of great pictures and great smiles! I love the quote by Aikman too.

TechnoBabe said...

Terrific set of pictures. It seems that your family has so much fun most of the time. Ongoing family adventures.

Amy said...

Aren't crayons so much FUN to photograph?!? ;)

Margaret Cloud said...

What beautiful pictures of everyone. Hope you had a nice Mother's Day.

Manang Kim said...

Love those smiling faces!!

ABC Wednesday~Q

photowannabe said...

I'm quite happy too. Great post for Q.
Thanks Becky for your so kind comments on my blog. Its comments like that that keep me posting.
(:0)

Adrienne in Ohio said...

That last quote is so true! Love all those smiles.

Marilyn said...

Well, these guys certainly chose to be happy. Great pictures.

Hildred and Charles said...

Great pictures and they all share such happy smiles...

ourlifeinaclick.blogspot.com said...

Loving your blog and photographs! You capture great 'faces'!

-heather

Heather said...

Peeked around your place a little today:) Your blog post was good... I enjoy my daily travels too.

Great photos and so glad you found I heart faces and kept on blogging! Thanks for stopping by myeverydaygraces earlier.

Casey Freeland said...

I love that last quote. More to remind myself than anything else. Great pics too, of course. I think the sky/grass is my favorite.

Casey

Freckles & Dimples Photography said...

cool pictures...the first one is my favorite, i love the lines and the shiny texture, and the sweet smile doesnt hurt, either :)

Kristen @ Moms Sharpening Moms said...

Wow! I love this megawatt encouragement! Thank you so much for this!

AND...your baby is adorable, too!

Kelly said...

Of course your photos are awesome, but the one of the crayons is really striking. Why is that? Maybe the simplicity or unexpectedness of it? Don't know, but I like it!

christy rose said...

Love all of the happy in this post!!! :)

Busy Bee Suz said...

Were those your Mother's day photos??? I love them.
I also LOVE that last quote...so flippin' true. Such sweet smiles.

4 Lettre Words said...

Awww...Sam would LOVE to go riding!! You're so fun!

Roger Owen Green said...

Quality photos AND quality message!



ROG, ABC Wednesday team

Kimmy said...

What a great post and lovely photos to go with the message!

Ash said...

another choice is to sleep-in if i find getting out of the bed in the morning a chore. ;)

Eyeglasses & Endzones said...

A little happiness goes a long way...RIGHT!!! Love it!

Reader Wil said...

Lovely photos and beautiful quotes! I love your blog!

Ann said...

You look having great fun, my son likes it. My horse doesn't like me, It refuses to move when I ride on it.

Christine said...

I just adore how you compliment each photo with the most perfect quote.

patty said...

great photos... love that crayon one! love the smiles in this last shot, too... now i am going to explore all these sites you've linked up to! :)

Frau said...

Great pictures.....love them all!

Lisa said...

I adore how you inspire us with both visual amazement AND powerful prose!

I'm always smiling after I stop by!!

Thank u!!

Love Letters To China said...

That looks like so much fun! Love the last quote. So true...

Run DMT said...

Your pictures always make me smile on a regular basis. I've never considered visiting your blog a chore, but rather a pleasure. Awesome photos, mama! :-)

Kristine said...

Your pictures make me smile too! They are beautiful.

Chasing Dreams Photography said...

As always your pictures are beautiful!!!! : )

blueviolet said...

Happiness in everyday moments. :)

Mental P Mama said...

Happy. Happy. Happy. Faces!!!

Joanna Jenkins said...

Yeah! Smart kids riding horses with their helmets on!
xo

Adeena said...

Yay for some horse-riding fun! :D

Love the pics.

James said...

After looking at your last several posts I have a smile on my face. Your photos exude warmth, love and happiness.

Just a few more weeks until the walk! :)

Dianne said...

wonderful quotes
gave me something to think about

I love all the photos especially the first and last :)

mamamia said...

Great happy pictures, and I love the quote at the end about what people say about others.

Mighty M said...

I love that last picture the bestest! :)

RR Mama said...

Priceless pics of the boys!

Jen said...

What great shots...but also fabulous quotes. I enjoyed them!

jay said...

Lovely series of photos and quotes! Love the huge smiles!

Tumblewords: said...

Wonderful quotes and beautiful people!

Ellie said...

I really loved that first quote, - and the last one was great - oh, they are all great quotes!

Very fun series of very happy photos,

Donna said...

You guys sure do know how to have fun!

I love the crayola photo.... simple and interesting. Cool!

Donna
Our Blog: Double Happiness!

H.K. said...

I love the black and white photograph!

Dawn said...

gosh! wednesday is a busy day for you!

Half Gaelic, Half Garlic! said...

Awesome post....awesome pics!! Your words always make me stop and think....in a good way:)

Enjoy your weekend.....looks like it is going to be a beautiful one for us!! Let's pray that June 5th is like this:)

xo,

Lisa