South Carolina!

Day 1

On our way to our hotel in South Carolina

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Day 2

Spill the Beans Coffee Shop

During our trip, I got to have three coffee’s from this place :) they have really good coffee :D!

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Down Town

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In the Park

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 Aren’t the vines on this tree sooo cool?! There were vines growing up tree’s all over the area, I thought they were soo beautiful :)!

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 I was having so much fun taking pictures of these until my family reminded me to be careful cause they attack :/… I got a little closer, then the one with his neck up quickly looked at me, I backed up some and took one last pictures. After that I made sure to keep my distance :)!

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 This is a rock bridge! Isn’t it beautiful?!

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Check out the roots to this tree! We saw a picture of this tree in the coffee shop, and I was surprised the roots actually were soo long, and so out of the ground!

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In the General Store

This store had a whole lot of cute things! I really enjoyed reading the coffee cups, and looking at the neat journals they had! They had collectables and a lot of cool Coca-Cola things. Everything in the General Store was really neat and fun to look at :)!

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Back to Downtown

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This was at a near University

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North Carolina

On one of the last day’s we were in South Carolina, we decided to go see what’s around, so we went to the nearest part in North Carolina. We walked down the street and into a bunch of the shops, most of the shops had antiques. We really wanted to go to the Sandwich and Soda place for dinner then go by ‘Sweet Frog’ for dessert, but then we found out that all the eating places closed at 5ish :/ we were ready to eat at about 5, so we didn’t get to eat in a cool place… but they looked like nice places to eat :)!

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The whole trip was so beautiful! I am glad I had my camera so I could take all these pictures and more. Hopefully next time I go to South Carolina, it’ll be summer time so the tree’s will be full and everything will be bloomed… but you know…? I think it was really beautiful there anyways, even though the trees didn’t have much on them, I guess all the vines growing up them made up for the leaves ;) those were soo beautiful!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!

I think that the awesomest Holidays (Christmas and Thanksgiving) is my absolute favorite time of the year :)! We often get destracted, though by the food and gifts - that we forget the reason’s for the season! Well, my dad created a new tradition for every Thanksgiving… it’s to go around the table at dinner time and name off one thing at a time that you’re thankful for. So… I’m gonna name a couple right now:

  1. A God Who answers my prayers in miraculous ways
  2. My Salvation
  3. A very close-knit family
  4. God’s Word written personally to me
  5. Amazing friends that I can always count on
  6. Parents who care about us and will love us no matter what
  7. Shelter and Warmth
  8. Running Vehicles
  9. Yummy Foods (especially hot apple pie on Thanksgiving ^_^)
  10. Our Freedom

:)! Even though I’m not rich with money, I do have the love of God living inside of me! That is the biggest thing I’m thankful for… so that not only do I have eternal life with Him, but I can try my hardest to honor and glorify Him in everyday that He has made for me!

Here are some pictures that I’ve taken this Thanksgiving :)! I got to help my mom in the kitchen this year and really enjoyed that!

DSC_0003 DSC_0019 DSC_0023 DSC_0024 DSC_0025 DSC_0026 DSC_0065 I got to make the green bean carrerole and the sweet potatoe casserole :), you can find the recipes on spiffyspoons.wordpress.com :)!

The Ice on My Trees!

My dad called me outside the other day to see this! They’re so pretty and the sun was just right so we could see them perfectly!!

This is God’s way of showing us that even the little details in life, He cares, He’ll always love us no matter what… and He showed me that by showing me these beautiful ice cycles on my trees, that He took time to create :)! I love my God!!

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Simple Beauty

Lately, the smallest things have been bringing me joy, just like these little drops on the tree in my front yard… I thought they were so pretty and I had to smile at the beauty that God gave to me to enjoy!

The big tree silhoette was suposed to be a shot of water droplets on the whole tree… but the sun had to be on it just right and I just couldn’t capture that since I’m too short, but I thought the picture turned out pretty anyways :)!

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:) -Hannah Marie Photography!

 

Roses to Mum from Dad <3

My mom got a dozen red roses from my dad this past week ^_^, isn’t that soo sweet!! The roses have lasted for a while now, and I wanted to get some pictures before they died, so today was the perfect chance!

There is something really cool about these roses, well the one I took pictures of :)… This last rose was the prettiest, the liveliest rose in the bunch, all the other ones died first and this one was still bright and red!

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