Rain. Reign.

I had other plans for this weekend. Spreading mulch and doing weeding, some errands to the garden center… which the downpours have postponed. And I’ll confess it made me a little cranky. Then I broke a favorite glass… And  I have to pay bills… do laundry and dishes… All which were  beginning to put me … More Rain. Reign.

After The Storm

It stormed last night The wind and rain woke me (or perhaps it was the cats, running for cover in a panic!) This morning I found the air was fresh, the heat abated, and the dewy aftermath of the storm beaded every surface. How true it is that storms in life come, overwhelm and panic, … More After The Storm

From The Blotter

I had to throw away a desk blotter – the kind that you can slide pictures or little quotes underneath. (I know it doesn’t make much sense to have this kind of desk blotter, particularly since mine is always COVERED with papers. But I like them.) Anyway, there were some quotes that I had carefully … More From The Blotter


Check out this video of migrating European starlings. The correct term is “murmuration” in case you’re playing Jeopardy. 🙂 It is absolutely beautiful. Murmuration from Sophie Windsor Clive on Vimeo. Now There are no words to adequately describe it.