Scenic Sunday # 73: Double Happiness

Snow and pine needles, Fairfield Glade, Tennessee. December 5, 2009.

This is my post for the Scenic Sunday meme, which shares beautiful scenes from around the world.  To see more Scenic Sunday posts, or to join and show your own pictures, click HERE.

This may not appear to be much to you, but it is very beautiful and scenic to my beautiful bride, who just loves snow.  We woke up Saturday morning to an inch or two of the white stuff and Betsy was over-joyed.  Unfortunately (for her) the snow probably won’t be around for long, but she is ever-hopeful that more will soon come.

Jen's calendar and the almanac.

The mailman brought a second happy event for the day.  Jen, who blogs on unglazed, had a giveway a week of so ago and I was fortunate enough to win.  The gift is a 2010 calendar of photos Jen has taken.  To say that each photo is beautiful is really an understatement.  Jen takes wonderful pictures of the birds in her area and I encourage you to visit her site if you haven’t done so.  Jen also included a copy of the Farmer’s Almanac.  Jen knows how much Betsy likes snow and wants her to know when the snow will arrive!

Thanks again, Jen.

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18 Responses to “Scenic Sunday # 73: Double Happiness”

  1. Abraham Lincoln Says:

    Congratulations on the win. I just came from your Great Wall of China post. That must have been something else.

  2. Karen Says:

    The snow looks so pretty on the tree.
    Congratulations on wining the give-a-way.
    Enjoy your Sunday.

  3. Hilda Says:

    Very pretty indeed! I hope you and Betsy had fun in the snow! Congratulations for winning the calendar too. 🙂

  4. MaryBeth Says:

    The first snow is always so pretty and wonderous.
    Congrats on winning the Calendar. You will love the bird pics. MB

  5. busy bee suz Says:

    I am so happy Betsy got her snow wish, and so early too.
    I already saw your calendar…and I am jealous!!! It is beautiful and I know you will fill it up with waterfalling dates!!!

  6. Becky Says:

    Great snow photos George…and enjoy that beautiful calendar!!!

  7. Kim Says:

    Nice shot! We don’t have that much here in MI yet. Thanks for sharing!

  8. Susie Says:

    I like the pic with the snow on the evergreen George. Congrats on winning that beautiful calender. How nice!

  9. Darla Says:

    The snow photos are beautiful George and congrats on your win, isn’t it fun to get these gifts in the mail?

  10. Ruth Hiebert Says:

    Yea for Betsy.I hope she gets to enjoy this for a while.Congrats on your win.
    I will try this blog again and see if it works for me.
    Blessings,Ruth

  11. Fishing Guy Says:

    George: Neat photo of the snow in the pine. Those sure were cool mystery footprints on Betsy’s site. did you make them?

  12. Jen Says:

    Oh George it’s snowing all over your blog! I Love it since it is not covering my driveway. 🙂
    Thanks for the shout out and enjoy your 2010!

  13. imac Says:

    Nice pressy – congrats George.

    Nice is nice IF you dont have to go out to work init.lol.

  14. Eileen Says:

    I love the pine trees covered in snow, they look so pretty. Wonderful shot.

  15. Cheryl Says:

    I guess everyone had a very happy day!

  16. Karin Says:

    That looks like a wonderful calendar!! Congratulations on winning! What lovely pictures you took of the pine boughs laden with snow!!! So Betsy has been texting…..that’s simply terrific! Bet she’s in her glory!

  17. Carletta Says:

    I feel the same way as Betsy when it comes to snow. I loved it as a child and having lived away from it for 30 years (coast of Virginia) it has been so nice these past two years to experience it again. We had about an inch yesterday as well.
    Congrats on the calendar win. I bet it is lovely!

  18. Kathy Says:

    That calendar looks really nice. Will have to go look at her blog. Hope all is going well with you. =)

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