You know the phrase, "Stop and smell the roses"?
Well, sometimes there are no roses.
When we breeze through life only looking for the moments of fun or delight,
we miss the beauty in the not so spectacular things.
Here are several photos of simple beauty that I've stopped to take notice of lately.
leaf--right outside of my front door
flower--on my pillowcase
benches--stacked up at the beach for the winter season
lake--frozen for the winter season
blinds--in my bedroom while I rest in the sunlight
self portrait--before I take a much needed nap