Sunday, August 22, 2010

Colorful Monday..

MellowYellowMondayBadgeColor~~on Mondays

I so love Color!
Blue is my most favorite,
followed by Yellow ..
and finally Red..
All of my life I have adored White..
whether it be Clothing,
or a simple Picket Fence
Maybe those colors represent MY Florida..
the sunshine,
the blues and greens of the crystal waters..
red swimsuits,
and umbrellas here and there,,
all splashed brightly  against  the pallet of sugary white sand..
Those very same colors  are found in my favorite flowers
Yellow Roses..
to me..the color of sunshine..

Blue Hydrangeas..
ever changing like the shades of blues in the Gulf of Mexico..

The reds will surface on another day..
and no post would be complete without a beachy scene or two..

One of my most favorite scenes..

And another ..

and my son.. the most favorite vision of all!

Please click for Blue Monday  with Smiling Sally
and Mellow Yellow Monday
and Mosaic Monday  with Mary
and Monday Colors # 3 Yellow at Jen's
 Enjoy your Colorful Monday !


  1. beautiful pictures, especially the hydrangeas!

  2. Although I like hydrangeas (and prefer the blue to the pink) I really much prefer the small delicate many headed yellow rose. ANd often is has a very strong perfume that wafts across the summer evening. Delightful.

  3. the white sand beach with grasses is awesome place to just chill and sit ... lovely..
    My Blue Monday here

  4. Truly gorgeous pictures, Loui ... and such a creative presentation.

    Hope your week is as beautiful.

  5. The beach shots are wonderful-wish I could live in the picture!

  6. Love those beachy shots. In Pa we are too far to get many of those.
    Becky K.
    Hospitality Lane

  7. I can easily see why hydrangeas and that beach are your favorites.

    Happy Blue Monday, Loui!

  8. Happy Yellow Monday Loui--may your day be filled with sunshine.

  9. Nice flower pix, and it is good to still see the beautiful beach when everyone is crying that summer is nearly over here up north...

  10. I always enjoy your collages so much. Even though today is Yellow day on Color Monday, I like the blue one best!! Have a great day Loui.

  11. That beach looks so inviting with its lovely soft shimmering white sand. Thanks for visiting my yellow post today :) Rosie

  12. I like your all of your colors. Your flowers are beautiful, but I really like your beach scenes.

  13. Great meme posting, Loui... You have combined several things into one... Your mosaics are beautiful ---and I LOVE LOVE LOVE those beach pictures... (Wish I were there!!!! ha)


  14. You were able to get in a lot of great color here today. Beautiful.
    I also like white...glad to know I am not alone. :)

  15. Beautiful yellow flowers and you know the plumerias are my favorite!

    I didn't know your son is a surfer, very cool! I think you missed the post I did the other day with an amazing new camera for surfers (and others), but it has the coolest surfing video I've ever seen. Your son might like to see it.

    href=">Let's Go Surfin'</a>

    Hugs from across the miles.

  16. Great poem! Blue is my favorite color too!
    Thank you for sharing the beautiful pictures! Happy Yellow Monday!

  17. Your yellow pictures are lovely, but the beach pictures are great too! Makes me want to take one more trip to the beach before the Fall creeps in.

  18. I'm taking some time to visit some sorority sisters today. I love your blog header. My heart is in Florida, but I'm stuck in Illinois! Your photos are beautiful!


  19. oh the hydrangeas...they are so lovely...i am drying mine now...such beautiful images...hugs olive♥

  20. Lovin' those blues...

    Jen @ Muddy Boot Dreams

  21. I'm not sure which collection I like best Lou. Love the yellows but the blues are really hard to beat too!

  22. Colorful is just a word, these are gorgeous and thanks for the bonus beach scenes. Love them.

  23. Lovely pictures and very creative post, Loui! Yellow is my favorite color always! :D Hope you have a great week!

  24. Two things: wish I lived close to that water. And I wish I could get hydrangeas to grow long enough to bloom.

  25. There are very few colors that I don't like. I enjoy all of them from time to time. Love the beach shots.

    Your sweet friend was so kind to help me with my phone photo issues. :)

  26. Blue and yellow are my favorite color too. What beautiful mosaics you have shared. Thanks for your input on my survey, I appreciate the time you took. Debbie


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where time is not measured..
linger leisurely..
sift sugary white sand between your toes..
Make and take those wonderful memories..
leaving behind..only your footprints...