Tuesday, October 21, 2014

A few scenes from our weekend


My hubby and I were blessed to attend a couples' retreat this weekend at one of our favorite places, The Wilds of New England.  I can't take time for a long post, but will just say that we enjoyed good food, good fellowship, wonderful coffee, hot cider, ice cream, and fantastic teaching from God's Word.  I thought I would share just a few of the scenic photos Mr. T took, and add some captions.
We saw some gorgeous views just looking out the windows!  Every window seemed to frame a  lovely autumn picture.


I apologize for the angle of this photo.  But the view (right into the center of a tree) is so pretty I just had to share it!
This is the lower tower for the zipline.  Mr. T adored this activity!

We liked the way this little cottage seems nestled right into a tree.

A crackling fire and Adirondack chairs look so inviting...
Hope you have enjoyed this peek into our lovely October weekend!  This sweet little sign, which I bought in the gift shop at TWNE (and lost no time in placing on our dining room hutch), pretty much sums up our feelings:

9 comments:

  1. The trees up your way are just beautiful Mrs T. So glad you had a good time at the Wilds.

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  2. We certainly did! One of our favorite places. We are so blessed to have a place like this right here in New England. And yes, the trees were so beautiful, weren't they? The foliage is still nice in the more southern areas of our region.

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  3. I LOVE your new sign. I am sorry I am a terrible comment(er) lately. I still read here just usually silently. Hope you are enjoying these cooler fall days. I am also a robot today as I have to keep retrying to read the characters. :)

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  4. Thanks, Nikki! I love the sign too. They had several different sizes of these neat wooden signs. These smallest ones were only $2.50. It was hard to choose, but I really, really liked this "thankful" one and feel it is appropriate year round!

    No worries about not leaving comments; I quite understand! Did you get the email I sent you regarding an invite for someone? I haven't had a minute to follow up with her to ask, so was just wondering!

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  5. Mrs. T,
    I did and we sent it off. Let us know if for some reason it did not work. Some people are having trouble with them.

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  6. Thanks so much, Nikki! Have a wonderful weekend!!

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  7. Wow, what an amazing time you must have had. Just those colors would have been enough for me. Btw, love the blog, I'll be back!

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  8. What a wonderful time of year to have a retreat there. Nice to hear you had a good time. Thanks for sharing the lovely photos. ~ Abby

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  9. Hi ladies!!! Thanks so much for visiting and leaving such sweet comments!

    Tori -- Welcome! I'm glad you enjoyed this peek at our New England foliage. It was especially glorious this year. A great reminder that our all-powerful Creator is still in control, no matter how crazy our world gets. Please stop by and visit anytime. There are lots of posts in the archives that you would probably enjoy.

    Abby -- so nice to see you here again. Yes, it was a gorgeous time for a retreat at The Wilds. Their last camp of the season for 2014. We did indeed have a wonderful time. Maybe you and your hubby could consider it for next year!

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