Outdoor Wednesday


DSC04654I brought back some sights and sounds from my drive by the ocean yesterday.


DSC04654Driving along the road that hugs the shore from Falmouth to Woods Hole on the Cape has to be a favorite ride.




DSC04654Not only does the road wind around views of snow covered cottages,


DSC04654and beautiful ocean views, but it embraces the sunset best.




DSC04654Winter is as beautiful by the ocean as spring and summer.


DSC04654When I reached Woods Hole the final bits of the sunset were lingering.


DSC04654I found this delightful coffee shop and bakery called Pie in The Sky. After further researching I saw that they had rave reviews.


DSC04654As I entered the bakery you could smell that delicious aroma of coffee brewing, and fresh baked goods. A little bloggers haven, since there was free Internet and a big old Mac computer sitting on a desk.


DSC04654A large picture window overlooking the harbor sunset was in full view.


I sat and embraced the last bits of the sunset and reflected on the day. All this, a great cup of coffee and the best warm popover that I have ever had. I love when that happens, delicious tastes to punctuate a gorgeous day filled with sights and sounds that make a memory.

Wishing you a wonderful day filled with adventure and beauty. If you stop by Susan's place you can visit lots of wonderful Outdoor places.

Every Wednesday Susan from A Southern Daydreamer hosts Outdoor Wednesday. An opportunity to visit the outdoors in other parts of the globe without making reservations.

DSC04654The song for this post is Ocean Sounds.
The Quintessential Magpie said...

Those are some wonderful photographs, Karen! And what a cute little eatery! Speaking of which, your pictures are making me starve!

Do you know that I am still marooned down here away from DH and my painting??? Hopefully, I will be home next week. Long story. But then I can blog about my prize!!! Yea!!! :-) I am going to go straight there, grab it, and take it to be framed!!! Mr. Magpie says it is GORGEOUS in person. I wouldn't have expected anything less. It's waiting like the last of my Christmas cheer...

Happy Outdoor Wednesday!


Sheila :-)

RobinfromCA said...

Thank you for taking me along on your journey! The ocean sounds made me feel as if I was right there with you and I could almost taste that popover! What a beautiful clear day to take a drive and take some pictures. It makes you say "ahhh" and relax.

Happy Outdoor Wednesday!

Anonymous said...

Hi Karen!
This was so beautiful! Thank you for "bringing us along" with you!

Lynda said...

Such a beautiful drive! Thanks for taking me along, Karen! The ocean is beautiful in winter ... and those sunset photos are gorgeous!


Thoughtfully blended hearts said...

Beautiful photos and for some reason I never think about snow on the beach!!! I guess that comes from being landlocked in Tennessee. This a very pretty post!!!

Lori said...

gorgeous pictures Karen...that is the prettiest sunset...thanks for taking me along on your drive...

Kathleen Grace said...

A beautiful way to while away some time. The ocean is so beautiful! It makes me long for springtime:>)

Blondie's Journal said...

I love the Eastern coast. How lucky that you can take drives when ever you want!! The sunset is beautiful and I am happy you enjoyed it at Pie In The Sky (it sounds like a name for one of your paintings!).

Happy Outdoor Wednesday, Karen!


Anonymous said...

Beautiful pictures - soft and blue and warm
Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving nice comments - I'll be back to visit on your site more often

Amisha said...

I haven't gone to the cape in ages, now I think I've got to go.

Such a Wondrous Place this Faery Space said...

Goodness friend are we in synchronicity! I was just thinking of the water. Thanks for this. Your captures are breathtaking and I love your banner for your blog! Happy New Year dear dear lady! Blessings and light, Amy

Regina said...

How delightful. Thank you for sharing.

Happy Outdoor!

Cheers and regards.


laurie @ bargain hunting said...

Your photos are taken with an artist's eye, and it shows. These are spectacular. laurie