Alphabe-Thursday: X with a bit of V

Posted in General, Travel  by: Angela
June 30th, 2010

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Sometimes I got it.

Sometimes I don’t.

Not much happening in the noodle this week.

I think “X” is such a lonely letter ~

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I hope you have an eXcellent July of 4th weekend!!

eXcellent company

eXcellent food

eXcellent fireworks

eXcellent rest and relaxation

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I don’t have much planned for the Holiday weekend.

My husband and I got away last week for a long weekend in the mountains.

It was cooler (until late afternoon) and very relaxing.

We rode our bicycles ALOT, we shopped, we rented a motorcycle to ride along the

Blue Ridge Parkway.

Some of the most beautiful scenery from the bike was around the Viaduct.

Now why didn’t I think of the Viaduct a couple of weeks ago for V week?!?!?!?!

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A very eXtraordinary and eXcellent structure!

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Be sure to check out what’s on everyone’s noodle this week over at Jenny Matlock’s X week!

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25 Responses to “Alphabe-Thursday: X with a bit of V”

  1. JDaniel4's Mom Says:

    The bridge blends in so well with the environment. Have a wonderful quiet holiday weekend!

  2. Mary Says:

    Hi Angela! Your weekend sounds like it was Xcellent~ I was wondering if your weather was cooler in the mountains. We haven’t had a mountain getaway in forever. Your noodle appears to be working Xtremely well to me~ Have a Great 4th :-)

  3. Loretta Says:

    That scenery is awesome!

  4. Viki Says:

    I thought it was a great X post. X was a very hard word. Loved your pictures.

  5. Brenda Says:

    Excellent pictures!

  6. GardenOfDaisies Says:

    That is beautiful countryside!!! (I almost did an “ex” post … it was so hard to think of an X word!)

  7. Kathy Says:

    What beautiful scenery. Great choice for X, this was a rough one for me.

  8. jeff Says:

    Love that Blue Ridge Pkwy…super post…have a great weekend:-) Peace and blessings

  9. Jo Says:

    that scenery is gorgeous! It must have been a wonderful ride!

  10. Cheryl D. Says:

    What a gorgeous area!

  11. Anna's Adornments Says:

    …And after this post you will suddenly see a whole lot of X-words that you did not think of! That happens to me too. Save them for the next go round. We will be doing the alphabet again after Jenny’s summer break with rainbow colours.

    Best wishes,
    Anna

    Anna’s X-words

  12. Polly (5th Sister) Says:

    The Blue Ridge Parkway is one of our very favorite haunts as well!

  13. Jenny Matlock Says:

    My husband has never been on The Blue Ridge Parkway. I am taking him there one day.

    And perhaps we should meet then and play the xylophone together.

    While having X-cellent conversatsion.

    And laughing over our difficulty with this silly letter!

    Thanks for a clever link this week.

    It is always x-stra special to see you here.

    A+

  14. Terra Says:

    Yes, X does sound like a lonely letter – I never thought of it that way.

  15. Debbie Says:

    Enjoyed your post. x really was tough wasn’t it!Have a wonderful 4th. Debbie

  16. Sarah Says:

    Great use of X. The xylophone was one of my favorite toys as a child and it’s one I often give as a gift. :-)
    Wishing you and eXtremely fine 4th! ~ Sarah

  17. Catherine Says:

    eXcellent X post, lovely photos!
    blessings,
    Catherine

  18. Betty Says:

    I love the Blue Ridge Parkway, but haven’t been there in a number of years. Beautiful pictures.

    Have an Xcellent holiday weekend!

  19. Gayle Says:

    You did a great job with the letter X! What a hard letter to post about!

  20. mrsc Says:

    You did a great job on your post, it is tough letter. It is very interesting to learn about the BlueRidge Parkway.

  21. Christy Says:

    Jan Brett is one of my favorite authors and artists – we have lots of her childrens books. eXcellent job!

  22. Jingle Says:

    brilliant x post.

  23. Stepheny Says:

    Sounds like a lovely getaway in time together and beauty and adventures shared. Thanks for your fun x post.

  24. The Muse Says:

    Ah…I do know the road you are about to travel, rather well…
    Although no fall leaves at the moment…
    But beautiful…nonetheless.
    Great X spot as well…smooches are sweeter ther :)
    Have a great 4th!

    please come visit me at:
    http://adivashammer.com/
    Where I too joined in the X-
    EXTRAVAGANZA :)
    Isn’t Ms Jenny’s class the most fun?

  25. barbara Says:

    fun post and I love the picture with the fall colors…..before we know it, it will be here again…bkm

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