Sharing My World…One Little Tid-Bit At A Time..

Cee’s Share Your World 2015..Week #39 
Which way does the toilet paper roll go? Over or under?

Im an under…and if someone replaces it and it’s over, I will change it!! LOL  

 
If you were a crayon, what color would you be? 

I’m a rainbow of colors…it’s safe to say my ‘color’ changes with my mood…some days I’m spicy orange or a cinnamony color….another day I’ll be sun shiny yellow…. Wild child red….

  

You are comfortable doing nothing? For long stretches of time?

Unequivocally Yes!! I’m comfortable with my own company! 


Rather: Would you accept $5,000 to shave your head or die it bright lime green and continue your normal activities while not explaining the reason for your haircut or color?

I would do either. I’ve never been bald, but I’ve had a crew cut….by the time this pic was taken it had grown in some… 

  

Bonus question: What are you grateful for from last week, and what are you looking forward to in the week coming up? Im grateful for this past weekend..it’s the first full weekend hubster had off in a long time, it was nice catching up and just being together…

  
…..I’m looking forward to the cooler temps that are forecasted…I’m anxious to start walking the woodland trails without being breakfast for the skeeters!!!

My Tattoo Journey……….

A Fellow Blogger Bridgettesdigits asked me “Linda (I hope that’s your name, its on the photos… if not please let me know)… it looked like fun, except 4 the weather. On another note, I’m getting my very first Tattoo for my 55th birthday after my return from Rome. Your tattoos are amazing! Please consider doing a post on your tattoos and what you need to know before getting one. I’d love your insight on the matter.” ~Bridgette~

I’m no expert on the matter. Why does anyone want a tattoo? Every story is different. The obvious thing to remember is…it’s permanent. You can’t erase it. (I know you can laser it off, but why put yourself through that. Be sure before hand.)

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I don’t recommend going to just anybody. Ask around. I’ve been going to my guy Eric for 8 years. I met him through a mutual friend. He knows me well enough now, that all I have to do is give him an idea and he runs with it. We ‘work’ well together.

Do your homework, find an idea, and work with your artist. Come up with a design that is all your own..that speaks to you…that tells your story. Your tattoo is something so personal. I had an acquaintance approach me and ask me what I thought she should get tattooed on the back of her neck. I  told her I couldn’t tell her what to get, that it was to personal a decision to make…to me, it really needs to speak to you…

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The Dragonfly represents so many things for me….

The dragonfly, in almost every part of the world symbolizes change and change in the perspective of self realization;

It is a symbol of joy and rebirth..renewal…

They Focus on living ‘IN’ the moment…

…all of these things resonate with me….

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………….I also have my grandchildren’s names, my children’s initials. I lost my Celtic wedding band so it’s now a tattoo…..the word Believe (a very powerful word to me) is in a sun rising as well as in the body of one of my dragonflies. My water fairy, she represents my love of the sea…the key and lock are reminders to me that I hold the key to my destiny… I also have my husbands initials on my neck…

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Be prepared for some pain. Everyone’s tolerance for pain is different. I’m told I have a high tolerance for it…I’ve sat in the chair for 4+ hours at a clip. Eric knows me well enough to know how far he can push. You’ve got to have good communication with your artist….

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I love my ink. They’re a great conversation started. Strangers will come up and ask about them, or I’ll just get a “Nice Ink” yelled to me. They’ve helped forge new connections with different generations, with different cultures. The only thing is, be prepared…once you start…you’re not gonna want to stop!!! LOL

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On The Road….Again…Saxis Virginia 

SAXIS, VIRGINIA 

Saxis is a town in Accomack County, Virginia, United States. The population was 241 at the 2010 census.[3]

  

Decided to hit the road and play tourist for the day. Drove to the little bay town of Saxis.

  
 

 
View of the Pocomoke Sound..

 
Basically, this is a little town of waterman…your not going to get crabs any fresher than these, unless you catch them yourself. 
  

  
  
  
No traffic lights, and because of the not so nice weather, no people!

…..and after a nice afternoon of driving around…it was time for ….
  
A Blue Moon 🍺 CHEERS! 

It’s Freaky Friday…Freak Out!

I Love this Girl!!! I wish I had had the guts way back when to embrace my ‘inner freak.’ I kept her hidden for way to long………it was empowering and freeing once I stopped worrying about what others would think and embraced my #truth………and that moment when you know you’ve arrived?! When you pre-teen granddaughter says to you..”Nana, your weird in a really good way, and I like it!!”  😜

  
  
   
  
It’s been a while since Ive Raised My Glass 🍺  

Fair warning,,,there are some expletives in this video…watch at your own risk! 

…..and to mix it up a bit….lets go old skool and dance to a bit of Le Freak by Chic! (I’m showing my age here! lol)

How I See It……CEE’S BLACK & WHITE PHOTO CHALLENGE: PERSPECTIVE (UNUSUAL ANGLE OR POINT OF VIEW)

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge – Perspective (Unusual Angle or Point Of View This week’s topic is Perspective (Unusual angle or point of view). Your photo can be of anything or anyone in the world. I just want to see it from a different perspective. Have fun with angles, taking the back of things or underside, profiles of things we normally only see the front. It’s a week you can be creative and have some fun.
My point of view……



This guy was washed up on the beach…it’s a Thrasher Shark…we figured he was around 16 ft.


Looking up at the Assateague Lighthouse


Shot of a downed and decaying tree….