100 Word Wednesday: Week 30 – Baby Shower

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Photo by Jennifer Pallian

The Baby Shower is coming up. The coordinator sent out a Planning spreadsheet. The team will prepare the bite size sandwiches, appetizers, rainbow fruit skewers, hot and cold drinks, party favorites, wall and table decorations. I’ll prepare cold drinks. One drink is pink grapefruit punch, garnished with real fruit and rosemary. Making rainbow fruit skewers is another task of mine. A photo corner with Décor and photo props will be for family and friends to have photos taken with the mother-to-be. I can visualize it will be such a beautiful party. I’m excited for Mercy and Will, the new parents.

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Bikurgurl’s 100 Word Wednesday: Week 30

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100 Word Wednesday Week 29 – Visit the Beach

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Image by Bikurgurl

It is therapeutic to visit the beach

Toes in the sand, Ears to the waves

Eyes gaze at the horizon

Breathe in the fresh sea air

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Power of salty air heals the lungs

Clears out the unwanted junks

Improves the respiratory system

Helps absorb oxygen, balance serotonin.

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I so enjoy walking on the beach

It’s therapeutic to mine and soul

Chores left at home far behind

Enjoy the presence of high or low tide

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 28 – Heirloom

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Oh, heavenly! What a gorgeous shop! My annual Ladies’ High Tea is coming up. They always came in lacy dresses and fancy hats, and admired my decoration before finding their seats.

I’m the third generation who inherited this exquisite Vintage Royal Albert Heirloom Bone China Tea Cups & Saucers, plus serving plates, and cream and sugar set. It’s delightful to look at them in my China cabinet. It’s equally thrilling to keep them alive by using them annually.

Ah, I spotted a center piece! The ladies will enjoy the Tea Party! After all, it’s a fund raising activity for the missionaries.

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Bikurgurl’s 100 WW – Week 28

Daily Prompt: Tea

100 Word Wednesday: Week 27

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Image Credit: Nicolas Picard

“Cities are getting better in designating areas for skateboarding, and mountain biking. Clubs could organize competitions.”

“Yeah, I remember the days when No Skateboarding signs were everywhere.”

“True, I remember those signs! Some kids rode their skateboards and looped up and down on my driveway.”

“Mountain biking has the same problem! City kids are not close to the biking trails. It’s hard for them to practice!”

“It’s dangerous for them to ride the bikes and hop around on the streets.”

“I was so please that the city council listened and open this mountain biking park! My daughter is in competition!”

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Bikurgurl’s 100 WW: https://bikurgurl.com/2017/07/12/100-word-wednesday-week-27/

100 Word Wednesday – Week 26

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I grew up in Hong Kong

Islands surrounded by water

Taking the ferries was a daily matter

Vehicles went through tunnel under sea

When I came to Portland, Oregon

I lived by Willamette River

Crossing bridges was a must when going places

Then I came to Seattle, Washington

University was near Peugeot Sound

Walking on waterfront was always pleasant

Taking a trip to Floating Bridge was a treat

Now I live in Southern California

Live by a lake within walking distance

Beaches are just thirty minutes’ drive away

I am thankful to live close to the water all my life

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Written in response to the image by Bikurgurl –100WW Week 26

 

100 Word Wednesday: Week 25 – In the Same Boat

 

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I love to go rowing boat

Weather is not the matter

May the day be sunny or cloudy

Windy or even stormy

Having you in the same boat

I can go anywhere, everywhere

We had a rough day at the sea

Almost dangerous to manage

Our hearts were in touch

Our hands were in synch

Same spirit and same strength

Your encouraging words to me

Mine to you, all the way through

We strived until the storm passed

A day I will forever remember

The storm brought us closer

I love to go rowing boat

When you are with me

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You’re invited to visit other posts at Bikurgurl:  100WW – Week 25

100 Word Wednesday: Week 24

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“Hey Mike, do you see that small island?”

“Yea, I flew over these Pacific islands last year, but didn’t see this small one.”

“The earth crust must be itchy and made a wiggling twist. The flat bottom of the sea bulged up a little belly.”

“The edge around the island is green. The coral and algae must have grown. I heard that the Marine Biologists are interested in studying this newest volcano and the marine life under the sea. To raise funds for this project, they bring in tourist for diving tours.”

“Oh, yeah! Is that house a tour center?”

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100 WWC – Week 24