Today is the first day of Spring. Therefore, spring is here whether we want it or not. Let me be clear on this point: I want it here... Badly. I’m not sure if “Nature” wants it here, though. In this part of the world, spring weather is crazy and unpredictable. Regardless, when Spring is here,… Continue reading Spring Means Sandals
"If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant." ~Anne Bradstreet An observation that I make every fall is that people are always complaining how cold the weather is becoming. I am guilty of this as well. However, I quickly remind myself that if we had these same temperatures in March or April,… Continue reading Day 4: Is Spring Here Yet?
In the springtime it is refreshing and exciting to see the bare trees growing their green buds. There is hope and wonder and reassurance that new beginnings are always on the horizon. The green leaves grow bigger and turn their faces towards the sun. They have the job of seeking out the sunlight and providing… Continue reading Why Leaves Change Colour
When is it time to let go? Of a time? Or a place? Or a person? Or a dream? When do you decide if holding on is more painful than letting go? When is it time to stop putting in the effort? When do you accept that goodbye is inevitable? When is it okay to… Continue reading When?
The brilliant colours are attractive The cool air, soothing. Autumn speaks to me in a way that no other season does. I only wish it was here for longer. The beauty is ephemeral and will be gone in mere days. Bright leaves will blanket the ground leaving bare, shivering branches. The colours on the ground… Continue reading Autumn’s Reminder