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Hello, September

  Today is my birthday. Flowers for the day, and a special dinner tonight. September is my birthday month, and therefore the best month of the whole year. It doesn’t hurt that it also happens to be the month when my sunflowers are in full […]


Winter Solstice

  This morning was the perfect start to winter, with gray skies and muted colors creating a velvety moodiness when I looked outside my window. The stillness of the longest night gave way to the sound of soft rain and crows flying overhead. Early morning […]


Starting Over

It’s been a while since my last post and I certainly never meant to take such a long break from writing here. There have been many new plans in the early stages of conception and I needed the time and space to lay everything out […]

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Del Mar Dog Beach

A day trip to the coast is always a good idea, and we try to go as often as we can in the summer.  But the beach in winter has a special moodiness; a certain lonely beauty all it’s own.     These photos were […]

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Old North Church

On April 18, 1775, Paul Revere asked Robert Newman, the church sexton or caretaker, if he would send a back-up signal to warn the patriots that the British were coming, just in case Revere was captured on his ride before he could spread the alarm. […]


Spring Showers

Loved the morning mist in the garden from the spring showers we had…wish it would really rain, though. Maybe tomorrow. The sun came out for a minute…and made misty, shimmering light.      

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water and a deep breath

I am forever coming across old photos in my archives that I have completely forgotten about. Does that happen to you? Here are some images of Lake Tahoe’s beautiful, clear waters. Stumbling across these photographs came at the perfect moment because I’ve been feeling overwhelmed […]