Wordless Wednesday: To Improve or Enjoy the Day? Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - July 14, 2009 E.B. White said, "I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day."We took this approach to the problem:Wordless Wednesday Wordless Wednesday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Mojo4:26 PMYour plans, on the other hand, look remarkably clear.And fun!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJenn Jilks5:04 PMThat is so much fun. We have had such a cool season in My Muskoka. I am content and write poetry. I liked yours, too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyStrider5:18 PMI bet you enjoy the world improving it. Happy WW! :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyYogi♪♪♪5:32 PMThere is nothing like a good water balloon fight. Great choice for the day.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyjams o donnell5:39 PMNow that looks like there will be fun as the video proves! Happy WWReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGreat Grandma Lin5:53 PMdon't think I've ever been in a water balloon fight but it looks like fun...but lots of work to fill them up.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDrillerAA7:11 PMVery pretty photo. Really well done.Have a great WW.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLifeRamblings7:18 PMsounds like a fun time. Happy WW!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyProspero7:24 PMSeriously silly, an oxymoron, torn between two things.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCloudia7:42 PME.B. White said a mouthful!For Summer, I'll take the water balloons, Sandy ;-)Aloha-Comfort SpiralReplyDeleteRepliesReplyHilary8:05 PMSandy, that's just perfect. I love how you prepared that video.. and the water balloon photo.. on glass? Fantastic!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeorge8:18 PMI like your plan for the day. It looks like a perfect way to spend a summer day.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDigital Flower Pictures8:28 PMAnother cool picture. Glad you are finally getting your sunshine.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow8:29 PMYou obviously improved their day with the filling of the baloons. What fun. The water baloon picture is so colorful.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS8:31 PMMy old computer wouldn't let me enjoy the u tube viideo but I think the balloon photo is fantastic!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplycolleen8:39 PMPerfect accompaniment of normally light balloons weighted down in this case. The pastel colors make me vote for enjoying the day, but then the devil in me wants to pop them.Got a blank spot.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul8:46 PMthank you for evoking some great memories of being kid in the summer time! Great post and video my Dear!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDora9:55 PMI'm going to poke the balloons! ;pReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThis Is My Blog - fishing guy10:21 PMSandy: All I could think from the photo was someone was going to get wet.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyIndrani10:45 PMThe video was fun. :)Great concept this week.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLori10:45 PMI say improve AND enjoy!!! How fun. Happy WW:)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNickTay10:49 PMA good water balloon fight is a must from time to timeReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMomstart10:54 PMNice photo of balloonsReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLiza10:55 PMI've never been in a balloon fight, it looks so much fun! Thanks for visiting. Happy WW!My entries:Moms... Check NyoYummy-as-can-beReplyDeleteRepliesReplyescape11:24 PMhahaha... nice match. so true but when wisdom comes in, we grow.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown11:41 PMFun! I'm pretty good at water balloon fights - watch out. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown12:09 AMLooks so fun!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyZiggy Stardust12:18 AMFun photo and I love the verse.AnneReplyDeleteRepliesReplyeastcoastlife12:19 AMWheee! That looks like so much fun!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio12:48 AMVery lovely image of the balloons, Sandy.I am jumping from one thing to another, but I think everyone must try to improve the day, or rather, to change the world, in one's own small way, with his strong ideas and behaviours.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGattina12:55 AMI solved the problem. I tried to improve the world for 50 years without success, now I enjoy, lol ! Cute video !ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyL. Neusiedler1:02 AMI guess this is enjoying an improved world :)!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplycatsynth1:07 AMSomehow I get the sense that this was all planned ;)Looks like fun, though.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMaggie May2:44 AMThat looked good fun. Hope everyone enjoyed it!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth5:53 AMDoing your bit to improve the world can be fun, too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplybluedreamer277:10 AMwow thats the same thing that we used in our Water Festival here in our country...we threw water bubbles and spray some water gun...its so fun...have a great day and happy blogging to you my friendBLOG IDOL ROUND 6TEACHING PREPARATIONFEATURED ARTIST: THE BANGLESTV MARATHONGET RID OF STRESSSUPER BLOGReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPappy7:35 AMHope you are having a marvelous week. PappyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:33 AMohh, water ballon fights are so funny!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRobin8:56 AMNow that would bring a marked improvement to my day!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAsh10:07 AMLovely!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJim11:08 AMOh Heck, enjoy the day. It will be gone tomorrow.I have not WW so you need not return here. You might want to figure out where Mr. Linky went on the OSI page??I like your thinking below, I left this comment:Sandy, you have lovely thoughts of your parents' idle moments. I am not sure I have time for those, we all need to.You can see I'm way behind. Been thinking too long. I wished.Thank you for using the prompt, I have enjoyed it a whole lot. :-) ..ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver11:54 AMWhat fun Sandy. I love the photograph it's so artistic and great quote. The youtube is temporarily disabled so I'll try that later on.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeraldine 11:55 AMCan we aim to do both? Great post Sandy!!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeraldine 11:55 AMPS: Did you get my email re: OSI prompt coming up?ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous12:31 PMLOL!!Nice plan for the day...:)However, I also like the caption for the day..!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeborah Godin12:54 PMAbsolutely wonderful summer recollection!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeb2:27 PMAh, memories!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplysoulbrush4:29 PMlove da balloons.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJO5:07 PMlooks like lots of fun.Here's my white water rafting adventure.Happy WW!ReplyDeleteRepliesReply74WIXYgrad6:14 PMYou know, those used to be fun to throw around, at least until people started carrying around cell phones.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTipper6:47 PMSummer time fun for sure!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyamanda7:24 PMThose balloons have the potential for some serious fun Sandy and the picture is really cool!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeraldine 11:43 PMJust resent the email...do let me know if it gets there, thanks SandyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous12:16 AMLove the video. Nice touch for Wordless Wednesday!Scent-sationally yours,PattyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRajesh1:23 AMBeautiful snap and loved the video.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous6:07 AMDefinitely need to enjoy the day. A lot of fun obviously had here.CJ xxReplyDeleteRepliesReplymarcia@joyismygoal9:49 AMOh my goodness what fun I love water balloonsReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo10:35 AMI missed the video the first time around. Or did you add that later?Either way, it was makin' me dizzy trying to keep up!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyVixen6:36 PMOh man, it has been like two years since we had a great water balloon fight. I may not be up to it right now, but I am taking note for a few weeks from now. We are due again!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplystoryteller2:32 PMWonderful quote from EB White and marvelous memories conjured up from looking at all those balloons ;--)Hugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAscender Rises Above2:44 AMyou left me wondering with this one - appeared like frozen balloons at firstReplyDeleteRepliesReplykRiZcPEc4:47 AMi want both, :DReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.