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November Photo-a-day

Here we are in December.  My how time flies when you are having fun.  I have participated in the same two photo-a-day groups…so grab a coffee and put up your feet for a few minutes and check out how I did with my prompts in November.

First we have the prompts from Fat Mum Slim.  You can check out her blog if you are interested in joining the fun.
Nov 1 - fruit {fresh picked apples} #fmsphotoaday #apples #fruit #waupoos #creasysappledabble #princeedwardcounty #fiestaware #quiltrunner
1. fruit – fresh picked apples
Nov 2 - I did this today {grocery shopping} #fmsphotoaday #ididthistoday #shopping #groceries
2. I did this today {grocery shopping}
Nov 3 - p is for ... "Puddle" #fmsphotoaday #puddle #mud #leaves #fall #autumn
3. p is for … puddle
Nov 4 - table {my dining room table set for a quiet dinner with hubby} #fmsphotoaday #table
4. table – my dining table set for a quiet dinner with hubby
Nov 5 - I collect {Cornishware...& I use it too!} though my cupboard needs a good tidying. #fmsphotoaday #collect #cornishware #green #blue #pink #yellow #titlefx #dishes #vintage
5. I collect – Cornish ware – and I use it too!
Nov 6 - music {iPod; vinyl; satellite} so many options! #fmsphotoaday #music #ipod #records #vinyl #oldschool #satellite #sirusxm #titlefx #phototoaster
6. music – iPod, old school vinyl and satellite – lot of choices
Nov 7 - yes! {yes, there are lots & lots of leaves to rake} #fmsphotoaday #autumn #fall #leaves #raking #titlefx
7. yes! Yes there are lots of leaves to rake!
Nov 8 - someone I miss {my little girls} they've all grown up to be wonderful young ladies and I'm very proud of them. #fmsphotoaday #family #daughters #childhood #kids #motherhood
8. someone I miss – the little girls my daughters were; they’ve all grown up into wonderful young women and I’m very proud of all of them.
Nov 9 - mine {my new avatar} #fmsphotoaday #mine #avatar #fun #titlefx
9. mine – my new avatar!
Nov 10 - book {traditional & new} #fmsphotoaday #book #library #iPad #newtechnology #oldschool
10. book – old school & new technology
Nov 11 - a memory {if you could see it; this is what a memory looks like to me} #fmsphotoaday #amemory #thoughts #sunrise #mist #valley #driving
11. a memory – if you could see it; this is what a memory would look like to me
Nov 12 - clouds {these clouds are scurrying across the brisk sky today!} #fmsphotoaday #clouds #sunshine #sky
12. clouds
Nov 13 - part of me {my pajama clad feet still propped up on the sofa} #fmsphotoaday #feet #pjs #sofa #sickday #black&white
13. part of me – my pajama clad feet still propped up on the sofa
Nov 14 - eating {fresh, hot out of the oven, Apple Cranberry Muffins} mmmmm #fmsphotoaday #eating #muffins #apple #cranberry #fresh #baking
14. eating – fresh and hot out of the oven
Nov 15 - in my pocket {keys} #fmsphotoaday #keys #inmypocket #dontleavehomewithout
15. in my pocket / purse – keys; can’t leave home without them
Nov 16 - play {I can't wait to play with this brand-new layer cake from Moda!} #fmsphotoaday #moda #fabric #play #noteworthy #sweetwater
16. play – looking forward to play with this new stack of fabric
Nov 17 - 5 o'clock {and dinner is almost ready} #fmsphotoaday #cooking #boeufbourguignon #dinner #barefootcontessa #yum
17. 5 o’clock – dinner is almost ready
Nov 18 - mirror {my dressing table mirror made from an old gothic window} #fmsphotoaday #mirror #window #dressingtable
18. mirror – my dressing table mirror made from an old gothic window
Nov 19 - where I ate breakfast {at the dining table in the early morning sunshine} #fmsphotoaday #breakfast #toast #eggs #protein #morning
19. where you ate breakfast – at the dining table in the early morning sunshine
Nov 20 - communication {my work phone; lots of communicating here!} #fmsphotoaday #phone #communication #work
20. communication – my work phone
Nov 21 - I wish I had this {view again!} #fmsphotoaday #wish #vacation #beach #florida #gulfofmexico #madeirabeach #rainbow #clouds #sand #waves
21. I wish I had this – this view again!
Nov 22 - behind {waiting to get behind these doors for test results}  #fmsphotoaday #tests #hospital #gettingbetter
22. behind – waiting to get behind these doors for test results!
Nov 23 - simplicity {this cooking snow-lady SIMLPY makes me smile} #fmsphotoaday #snowlady #jimshore #titlefx
23. simplicity – this simply makes me smile
Nov 24 - a word {COLD!  It's cold enough to start freezing our creek} ...but it's pretty ... Brrr! #fmsphotoaday #word #cold #ice #freezing #creek #brrrr #wheresismyhotchocolate
24. a word – COLD
Nov 25 - quirky {a very 'quirky' cork board over my work phone} #fmsphotoaday #work #phone #quirky #titlefx
25. quirky – my quirky cork board over my work phone
Nov 26 - message {there is a message waiting for me!} #fmsphotoaday #message #phone #work
26. message – seen many times throughout the work day
Nov 27 - No! {freezing rain under all that snow. Not looking forward to the scraping or the driving} #fmsphotoaday #snow #storm #winter
27. no! Not looking forward to scraping or driving!
Nov 28 - I am grateful for... {every beautiful sunrise} #fmsphotoaday #sunrise #princeedwardcounty #cold #snow
28. I am grateful for… every beautiful sunrise
Nov 29 - black {my new Cole Haan bag is black} #fmsphotoaday #black #colehaan #purse #bag #
29. black – my new Cole Haan purse
Nov 30 - all done {the morning pot of coffee is 'all done'. No, I did not drink it all by myself ;)} #fmsphotoaday #coffee #pot #cup #mug #kitchen #saturday #ritual
30. all done – the morning pot of coffee is ‘all done’. No, I did not drink it all by myself

Here are the photos for my FaceBook group!
Nov 1 - duck {a decoy that stands guard in our family room} #photoaday #duck #decoy #rustic #rhonnadesigns #titlefx
1. duck
Nov 2 - front page news {our creek is running!} Not news for everyone; but very important for us! #photoaday #creek #water #flowing #princeedwardcounty #milford #picton #countrylife
2. front page news {our creek is running!} Not news for everyone; but very important for us!
Nov 3 - camping {my neighbor's camper parked in the back of his yard} I've never seen it anywhere else! #photoaday #camping #red #camper #storage #princeedwardcounty
3. camping – my neighbor’s camper parked in the back of his yard
Nov 4 - earth {this morning's sunrise; Good morning, Mother Earth!} #photoaday #sunrise #frosty #earth #princeedwardcounty
4. earth – this morning’s sunrise – Good morning, Mother Earth!
Nov 5 - written in stone {"Their name liveth for evermore"} Lest we forget. #photoaday #cenotaph #lestweforget #remembrance #picton #princeedwardcounty
5. written in stone – {"Their name liveth for evermore"} Lest we forget.
Nov 6 - gift {gift boxes ready for the holiday season} #photoaday #gift #holiday #festive #titlefx #phototoaster #wrapping
6. gift – waiting to be filled
Nov 6 - an import {a very special bottle of champaign from France} a gift from a good friend of mine. #photoaday #imported #champaign #france
7. an import {a very special bottle of champaign from France} a gift from a good friend of mine.
Nov 8 - preparation {Ready for another day trying to pass kidney stones} lots of drugs, lots of fluids, telephone nearby  #photoaday #sick #pain #sad #thankfulfirhubby
8. preparation {Ready for another day trying to pass kidney stones} lots of drugs, lots of fluids, telephone nearby
Nov 9 - bare {Our trees are almost bare} #photoaday #trees #fall #autumn #blackandwhite #titlefx
9. bare
Nov 10 - antique {my desk} currently a little cluttered. #photoaday #antique #desk #clutter #titlefx #hipstagram
10. antique {my desk} currently a little cluttered.
Nov 11 - remembrance {on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month; we will remember them} We must never forget! #photoaday #remembrance #lestweforget
11. remembrance {on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month; we will remember them} We must never forget!
Nov 12 - I'm proud of ... My hubby. He used to be an urban dweller & is now very comfortable with rural life!  He is happiest when tending our little piece of paradise #photoaday #rural #countryliving
12. I’m proud of … My hubby. He used to be an urban dweller & is now very comfortable with rural life!
Nov 13 - fire {this is how we heat our house} Today it's real cozy! #photoaday #fire #home #heat
13. fire {this is how we heat our house} Today it’s real cozy!
Nov 14 - dressing up {this is as good as it's going to get today; blue jeans, flannel slippers & & sunshine streaming through our front door} #photoaday #dressingup #jeans #slippers #sunshine
14. dressing up {this is as good as it’s going to get today; blue jeans, flannel slippers & & sunshine streaming through our front door}
Nov 15 - in five years {In the five years we've been here we've watched Birdhouse City has been basically rebuilt} lots of volunteer hours have been put into this place it looks great now! #photoaday #picton #princeedwardcounty #birdhousecity
15. in five years {In the five years we’ve been here we’ve watched Birdhouse City has been basically rebuilt} lots of volunteer hours have been put into this place it looks great now!
Nov 16 - wallhanging {This is of my own design. It was made for an awkward space on the wall. I call it "Welcome to the County!"  It one the second place ribbon at our local quilt show.} #photoaday #princeedwardcounty #wallhanging #winner #quilt #pineappl
16. wallhanging {This is of my own design. It was made for an awkward space on the wall. I call it "Welcome to the County!" It one the second place ribbon at our local quilt show.}
Nov 17 - thankful {I have so much to be thankful for; today it's for a hubby that wants to make this for dinner!} mmmmmmm #photoaday #thankful #cooking #dinner #boeufbourguignon #barefootcontessa #book #cookbook
17. thankful {I have so much to be thankful for; today it’s for a hubby that wants to make this for dinner!} mmmmmmm
Nov 18 - larger than life {Errol Flynn; he was larger than life in both his movies roles and life} #photoaday #largerthanlife #errolflynn #actor #hollywood #movies
18. bigger than life {Errol Flynn; he was larger than life in both his movies roles and life}
Nov 19 - medals {I don't have any medals; but I have a few ribbons!  Received for various quilts over the past few years} #photoaday #ribbons #quilting
19. medals {I don’t have any medals; but I have a few ribbons! Received for various quilts over the past few years}
Nov 20 - billy {Mr. Sock Monkey scratches his head & wonders if his first name might be Billy?} #photoaday #mrsockmonkey #fun #play
20. Billy {Mr. Sock Monkey scratches his head & wonders if his first name might be Billy?}
Nov 21 - chock-a-block {it looks like my guest room is 'chock-a-block' full of quilts} I love quilting!  #photoaday #quilt #quilts #fun #rhonnadesigns
21. chock-a-block {it looks like my guest room is ‘chock-a-block’ full of quilts} I love quilting!

No photo – cantaloupe is out of season here and I couldn’t find them in the stores…however I like mine with prosciutto 😦

22. cantaloupe
Nov 23 - national sport {hubby considers shoveling snow a national sport} #photoaday #snow #shovel #winter #brrr
23. national sport {hubby considers shoveling snow a national sport}
Nov 24 - outdoor toy {this is mine; my camera} #photoaday #toy #camera #outdoors #treestump
24. outdoor toy {this is mine; my camera}
November 25 - back in the day {this is how you had to measure to bake} #photoaday #antique #scales
25. “back in the day” {this is how you had to measure to bake}
Nov 26 - laptop {this is mine} #photoaday #laptop #apple #mac
26. laptop
Nov 27 - 1st time {first snow storm if the season} #photoaday #first #snow #storm #slippery
27. 1st time {first snow storm if the season}
Nov 28 - no longer in use {this is an old postage scale!} #photoaday #old #antique #scale #postage
28. no longer in use {this is an old postage scale!}
Nov 29 - light source {my fav; the rising sun} #photoaday #sunrise #princeedwardcounty #snow #winter
29. light source – my fav; the rising sun
Nov 30 - outfit {weekend uniform; jeans, t-shirt, and now that it's cold-a sweater} #photoaday #outfit #tshirt #jeans #weekend
30. outfit {weekend uniform; jeans, t-shirt, and now that it’s cold-a sweater}

Another month, done & dusted!  I realize as I put this together that I have been participating in the photo-a-day for a year now.  It is still exciting and for now, I will continue!  Thanks for visiting!

Until next time, Connie 🙂

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I am living my dream life in the country! I love photography, travelling, cooking, baking and I even try my hand at quilting.

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