Monday, February 8, 2016

Blue Monday - Super Bowl Champs!

Hello! Welcome to Blue Monday! For complete instructions, just click here.

Please leave a comment for me; I guarantee that I'll visit and leave one for you. Visit other Blue participants by clicking on their links and leaving comments. If it's too much for one day, come back later in the week. Make someone's day when you wish them a Happy Blue Monday!
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

What a great time for the celebration of Blue. Both NFL championship teams choose Blue as their color.

The Denver Broncos wore their Navy Blue helmets.



The Carolina Panthers wore their Silver and Blue helmets.


In addition, the color Blue was in their uniforms, gloves, socks, and shoes.


The 50th Super Bowl game was played in Levi's Stadium, San Francisco. Plenty of Blue in this shot.


The final score was Denver, 24; Carolina, 10
Congratulations to Peyton Manning and his awesome defense!


Happy Blue Monday!



Monday, February 1, 2016

Blue Monday - Parade of Pirates

Hello! Welcome to Blue Monday! For complete instructions, just click here.

Please leave a comment for me; I guarantee that I'll visit and leave one for you. Visit other Blue participants by clicking on their links and leaving comments. If it's too much for one day, come back later in the week. Make someone's day when you wish them a Happy Blue Monday!
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Ahoy mates! Every year Tampa celebrates Gasparilla invasion by pirates with guns blasting, and parades. They've come to steal the key to the city. The mayor at first holds tight, but eventually gives up--with the request that the key be returned tomorrow. It's all in good fun, of course.

The photo below instructs the public how to dress like a pirate: "show off tattoos, tri-corner hats, fishnet stockings and puffy shirts." (source) The guns are toys. Blue is a good choice for the outer coat.



This picture shows the pirates leaving their ship. They're searching for the mayor.



Beads are thrown to the crowd.



If you look closely, you will see Blue beads around this pirates neck.



This year the crowd numbered over 200,000. This is why I do not go; I hate crowds!



Would you choose to be in the crowd?

Happy Blue Monday!

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
7.
8.
9.
10.
11.
12.
13.
14.
15.
16.
17.
18.
19.
20.
21.
22.

Powered by... Mister Linky's Magical Widgets.