An uplifting winter’s walk, on a gloomy wet day

Getting out and breaking the gloomy mood After another day of watching the rain from the cosier side of my window, and feeling that I have been stuck indoors for far longer than I probably have, I went for a rather pleasant walk this afternoon. I grabbed my moment as I noticed the heavy rain…

Morning Indulgence

This is how my Saturday, yesterday, started: It is fair to say that my day does not begin until I have coffee. It is also fair to say that insomnia has caused me to lose track of whether it is morning, afternoon or evening in recent months but, thankfully, my insomnia is diminishing. I have…

Flowers

I love flowers and in our cottage, we always have beautiful fresh cut flowers. Even if it is one tiny bunch bought from a garage or a couple of flowers from a garden shrub, flowers are part of life. Our home is filled with flowers and interesting houseplants. I thank friends and family who have…

Life’s Leafy Pathway

A pathway of autumnal glowWhen Nature bows her head for rest.While trees prepare for season’s flowLike rust upon what summer blessed.The morning dew drops hang like gemsAs chill winds cause crisp leaves to fall.Such a welcome the pathway lendsTo all the people one and all.Who can resist to kick the pilesOf golden foliage so deep?The…