Wednesday Photographs: …at the Beach (on Pemba!)

ok, so it’s Rather Warm here  (80s today & tomorrow almost 90??) …which is Not Normal for this time of year (the flowers are peeking out & in some places blooming Full Blast… let’s hope a cold front doesn’t blast them to a quick Droopy Oblivion past!)  Scrounging for my summer shorts, i got to thinking about THE BEACH & all the fun times enjoyed at various beaches around the world…

Pemba (a small island not too far from Zanzibar) is SUCH A BEAUTIFUL PLACE… beautiful, blue turquoise water, smooth sandy beaches… uncrowded… nice.

It was a blessing to do R&R on Pemba & Zanzibar – which were both a ferry (ok, a sometimes bumpy ferry ride!) away from Dar es Salaam where i lived 4 years… (& luckily for me, our office was only 1 block from the ferry port!)

Hope these pics remind you to take time out to relax a bit today (if it’s snowing, think warm thoughts… if you’re hot, think about taking a dip in the soothing-but-not-necessarily cool-waters of the Indian Ocean…) … & may the Peace of God our Creator be with you!!!

 

 

grace, peace & Beach Tranquility

Virginia : )

 

 

“Peace I leave with you; My peace I give you… do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”   John 14:27

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2 Responses to Wednesday Photographs: …at the Beach (on Pemba!)

  1. Cindy Kranich says:

    Awesome photos, Gin … I want to be in them! Had a very stressful day so this is balm for my soul. Luv u always, cin 🙂

    • Virginia says:

      Cin — these pics helped calm me down today, too! wish we could be ‘beamed over’ to Pemba (or Zanzibar – remember your visit there? : ) lots of luv, Gin

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