Thursday, January 12, 2012

this or that thursday

Today I'm sharing a little bit of orange picking that we did over the holidays.








I have been somewhat neglectful of my dslr since the new year. I've been relying on my iphone way too much for my pics of the day. I'll be on the lookout this weekend for something interesting to shoot. :)



It's time to link up again and there are just a few rules.

  • submit the url of your blog post, not your home page
  • link up a photo that was taken by you
  • include a link back to my blog in your post (you can use the button or a text link if you prefer)
  • visit a few other blogs and leave some comment love 

Okay, now let's see what you're sharing today... just link up below!






63 comments:

  1. Those oranges look so yummy!! And what a fun time - I have only ever picked apples..... great!!

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  2. Looks fun, I've never picked oranges I don't think.

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  3. Gorgeous pictures! I love the colours in the last one. :)

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  4. So cool - I would like to have own orange tree :)

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  5. I think it's official...we all want to pick oranges!! : )

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  6. I'm so jealous that you were able to go orange picking! It's freezing here today. Great shots!

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  7. That is so cool....never been orange picking!

    Tiffany

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  8. Deb looks as if you all had fun with the orange picking. The most fun part is eating them! Hope you are having a lovely week

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  9. I would love to have an orange tree! Great photos...the first one is my favorite.

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  10. Makes me think of when we lived in Florida. I love the warm weather!!!

    Great photos as always.

    Lisa

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  11. How fun! Great shots!

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  12. I can only imagine how wonderful it would be to pick oranges around the holidays. Awesome! :)

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  13. I can't even IMAGINE picking oranges on Christmas! But I bet it sure would be lovely to have fresh-squeezed OJ for Christmas breakfast :)

    Kathy

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  14. What beautiful photos...it looks so warm! That last photo of the orange is stunning.

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  15. I'd love to try that with me kids. I've never been orange picking. Looks like fun ;)

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  16. I never picked oranges before. But we had an apple orchard on the farm where I grew up.

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  17. How fun! I'll bet freshly picked oranges are great. PS I've never seen them on the tree in real life so I would've been too giggly to get any good pictures (I'm silly that way).

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  18. Interesting - we pick apples and peaches here. It looks like the trees are in your back yard? They must give off a great fragrance!

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  19. Those look like they'll make some great orange juice!

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  20. I have always wanted to go orange picking! Very cool!

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  21. wow, what adorable photos!

    picking oranges looks really fun!

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  22. I'm sure they taste so much better than what we can get in a supermarket here.

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  23. What a great time Deb. Brings back so many memories as a kid of going to my grandparents house & picking all the fruit in their back yard. Miss that!

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  24. Oh I love oranges, I have been eating a lot of tangerines at the moment. Yummy!!! It must be grea to have your own orange tree. Do you make your own marmalade?

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  25. How wonderful to pick your own! And that last shot says it all.

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  26. It looks so warm! :) Linking for the first time.

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  27. I am sooo jealous! Cold and rain here in NY! Way to capture the moment Deb! loved these (even though my toes are cold!)

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  28. Really enjoyed these while drinking my OJ! Love the last shot.

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  29. That's like a dream thing to do in January - pick fresh oranges! :)

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  30. Lovely shot of that orange Deb!

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  31. Are those oranges or satsumas? ;)

    Looks like a great day for gathering anything! The weather has been so nice lately...

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  32. Oranges? Green leaves on trees? That feels worlds away from here.

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  33. WOW oranges in december? Or summer holidays? not sure.
    Anyway lovely shots. Since i finished my 365project (end of dec) I must admit Ive not picked up my camera properly in a while. But I aim to change that.
    Thanks for this link up party.
    Jennie. xx

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  34. Great shots! :) Those oranges look delicious.

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  35. Picking oranges in January???....not fair. But it sure looks like you had a great time with your family. Thanks again for hosting this each week.

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  36. Love that last shot! They look delicious!

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  37. So bright and sunny in your neck of the woods!! And it's true - they do look delicious. :)

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  38. Love these photo, Deb! The perspective on the first is great!!

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  39. What a fun thing to do!! I've picked berries before but never oranges!

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  40. Looks like fun, I too have been neglectful of my camera since December, but yesterday I ventured out and it felt good! :0) Love that last shot!

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  41. It feels so unbelievable you have your own oranges in your backyard, wow.....little envy:)

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  42. Great shots!
    Wish we could grow them here.
    Have a great weekend.

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  43. I have picked apples before but never oranges. Great pics.

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  44. I can only imagine how good those must have tasted! Yum. Great captures :)

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  45. Looks like fun! And those oranges look yummy!

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  46. I'm thirsty just looking at the last picture. Gorgeous :)

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  47. Collection of beautiful pictures, I love oranges.

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  48. it´s really nice to have oranges in the garden :)

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  49. What fun & what gorgeous colours! Lovely imaes, Deb.

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  50. Lovely to spend a winter in t-shirts.
    And the oranges...so inviting.

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  51. I would love to be able to do that!

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  52. Great pics! Makes me want to go someplace warm!

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  53. Looks like fun! I really want a tree like that.

    Excited about tomorrow!

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  54. Oranges from your own tree! That is awesome. I wish we could do that here. Beautiful images!

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  55. first, wow! i didn't realize you did a link-up on thursdays!! :) i will be here next week!!

    love the photos from the orange picking.. now, i'm wondering where you live?! :) new orleans? fla? somewhere in between that's warm enough to have citrus? or maybe you visited someplace warm over the holidays?

    so much catching up to do! :)

    xo

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