Spring 2021

Planting Maple Tree, Heirloom Tomatoes, Squash and Eggplant Watching the baby leaves as they birth out on the Redbud Tree and Buckeye’s Red Berry blossoms Purple and White bearded Irises they dot the back yard while St. Francis stands watch over the pond Smiling at the songs of the BlueJays and Cardinals and the Mockingbirds […]

Spring 2021 – Gratitude still exists…

Spring 2020 was quite different than Spring 2021, there were no planes, very little traffic by car, no trains or buses to speak of and the skies were robin egg blue. The earth grew quiet with a stillness that allowed one to hear the whispers of the Creator within and the Earth’s sigh as if […]

Images of a Year Past

the hottest summer on record for the Appalachian mountains – 90’s in October with mosquitoes everafter now, it’s New Year’s Eve, the temperatures hover in the 60’s – where’s the white of winter – and snow covered mountains Spring was long and wet, then the heat of summer that lasted through the Fall into Winter […]

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 […]

November -a Month of Gratitude

What am I grateful for today – November 11th? A home Electricity Food Employment Art Music Freedom of Expression Faith Prayer Colors Green and Blue Photography Hiking and Walking Traveling Kindness of Others Love and Smiles Peaceful Moments Writing Laughing out Loud Miracles Children Friendship

Gratitude Today…

What gratitude looks like to me today…. Eyes that see love, beauty, nature in all its many forms Ears to hear the sound of the waves or the wind blowing through the leaves Arms to hug those I love Legs to walk the trail, climb the mountains Creative imagination to share my art God who listens […]