rhubarb patch thoughts.

4.25.2012

I've been missing summer a great deal lately. Our first lake trip was confirmed last week, and now everything reminds me of the place. Not like it didn't before, but now I can't even sip an iced coffee or catch the faintest whiff of a neighbour's bonfire without my mind packing up and wandering off to my favourite lake-bound haunts.
And though my mind may wander, for now I'll stay right here. I have the rest of this week to do what I please, mostly - even if that's just pretending it's sundress & sandal & gardening weather (it's not), reading a lot of rookie mag, and painting my fingernails five different shades of blue.

23 comments:

  1. love this, abbey! the sunflare on those photos is just amazing. i've seen the pictures of your lake - it sounds like an amazing place. hope you enjoy it when you finally get to go!

    abbie /// xoxox

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  2. these are beautiful! how do you get that gorgeous sunflare!?

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  3. Mm, can't wait to hear more about your lake trip later on; and your rhubarb patch looks like a dear spot.

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  4. oh, that sunflare is so darn amazing. beautiful post dear. <3

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  6. this is so beautiful, abbey. ALWAYS love your photos and words. I'm itching for summer in a way that's reminiscent of how old sweaters scratch just right. ready to slip it on and embrace it. xo

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  7. Gorgeous photos Abbey, your photos and words are always so inspiring and homey!

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  8. i like this. i like this alot. also, i need to email you. before the rapture. promise-promise. ;)
    -jocee <3

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  9. Gah, you make me long for summer even more than I already do. :)

    xoxo,
    --Abi

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  10. so beautiful, abbey. I miss summer (I'm already sad thinking about next September!), but at the same time I'm a little apprehensive of what it might be like...our family has been through a million changes, and I know it's not going to be like any summer I've ever lived through before.
    xx.

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  11. I'm desperate for sunshine. But sundresses, rookie and nail polish are here and I am happy.

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  12. pretty sure summer is my favorite thing ever. and I'm excited to go to the lake with you, if only in spirit! x twin sister

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  13. oohh, I'm so excited for summer! It seems closer every minute, especially because my school just finished all of the state testing today :)

    -hannah

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  14. these photos= perfection. i'm in agreement that summer couldn't come sooner. oh, and Happy Birthday a few days late!
    xo,
    Lindsey Lou

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  15. The second photo is so pretty!

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  16. lately it seems like summer is just out of reach, right at my fingertips! i'm with you on the trips -- the thought of spending time with my family at the beach just makes the longing worse.
    love that second picture -- beautiful!

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  17. Nice to find another blog coming from Manitoba :) I'll be reading!

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  18. my grandpa always grew rhubarb and we'd make pie. yummy yum.

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  19. I love painting my nails in five different shades too.... :) Why not? Your photography is beautiful!

    http://vivikstyle.blogspot.com

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  20. SUCH pretty photos, and i love those leather sandals. i could live in leather sandals. your new blog look is so beautiful too. props to carlotta!

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  21. lovely photos--wherever did you get your sandals? they are just too cute! :)

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