First Snowfall – December

  Finally, the temperatures dropped and an amazing snow falls and blankets the ground. It’s 6 – 8″ deep and silent. The trees appear dressed up with layers of white cotton neatly covering each branch. Occasionally a red bird, Cardinal, will fly over to the red bird feeder to nibble on the sunflower seeds. The pond […]

Stone Treasures

Love of hiking uncovers many treasures.  This hike in a State Park in Tennessee discloses one of my favorite treasures – heart stones and a beautiful Cairn. I hope you enjoy these photos. This next photo is a whimsical face made upon a large heart rock – one of my favorite treasures to find. I […]

Almost May

What will May bring? Flowers Hikes Walking in the Woods Snaps and Naps Cleaning out the cupboards, the windows and glass Blue Skies and Butterflies Birds of all colors and songs Late nights, sunsets and stars Early mornings before dawn Thoughts of creativity at its best A bird’s song awakens me like a poem or a […]

Last Day of Februar

  I can’t believe that outside my window, the forsythia and yellow daffodils are blooming, the grass is greening and the wind chimes are chiming; There should be snow on the ground and the plants should be hiding, instead we have Spring in the middle of Winter; I’m quite confused and concerned for the plants, […]

Balance

Realizing balance is not just physical – it’s more emotional, spiritual and mental. And once accepted, I’m not in control of any of it with the exception of just ‘being’ and ‘believing’. Sounds easy – but, it’s not. As we enter into the Holy Days – the to do lists get longer, the calendar fills […]