Success! One week ago yesterday I cut some bare Forsythia branches, brought them in the house and put them in water. In six days the branches started to bloom and within seven they… Continue reading
Thorns may hurt you, men desert you, sunlight turn to fog; but you’re never friendless ever, if you have a dog. ~ Douglas Mallock
A perfect spot in the south of France for lunch in the afternoon, a sip of wine or a spot of tea.
Sit down and sip some wine. Let’s get ready for the Masquerade Ball. Still Life Photography.
Wouldn’t it be fun to travel around France or Europe in this vintage car?
Crackers in the chair Crackers everywhere Even in her hair ~ Robb A. Kopp
I love an off season beach. Not another person as far as you can see. Complete calm, quiet and serenity.
Sandwich Boardwalk on Cape Cod traverses salt marshes to link the town to Town Neck Beach.
One of our favorite town beaches. Town Neck Beach on Cape Cod.
This little piggy went…
Here is a clever combination of plants and flowers for a window box. I love original ideas!
At lunchtime in Paris it is amazing the number of people sitting around in chairs in beautiful parks, just enjoying the weather.
Pastel Aqua and pearls. Some of my favorite things.
On a hot summer day just kick off your flip-flops and twirl in the grass on the waters edge.
A gathering of toys just waiting for the next child to come along.
Tulips one of the first signs that spring is coming. And I am counting the days.
One of my guilty pleasures at St. Patrick’s Day is Irish Soda Bread. I love it warm with melted butter.
It doesn’t get more rustic than this. A little scene in front of a small shop in the beautiful town of Beynac-et-Cazenac in Southern France.
With mild temperatures like we had today and are expected to have tomorrow it makes me anxious for spring to arrive. Then I can work on my gardens.
There is a certain type of beauty in the old architecture in France and it is enhanced by the flowers that adorn it.
Tapping into creativity!
Every woman’s bureau should be this pretty.
Need I say more?
This time of year oranges are so, so sweet! I just can’t get enough of them.
Here is what my backyard looked like during the last snowstorm. The pool looks like a pond. It was picture perfect. And yes that is a greenhouse.
Here we are the beginning of February and this photo I took last October in Maine seems so long ago!
And this is how my Hubby relaxes.
Need I say more…
Available on Etsy A game Hubby and I love to play!
Nothing more relaxing than a good book, a spot of tea and cake. A perfect Sunday afternoon!
Just had to share some images from the recent snowstorm. And although it was a very wet, heavy snow that brought down a lot of tree branches, it was beautiful!
A perfect way to start a cold day, maple flavored oatmeal.
With all these warm temperatures I am feeling like spring is right around the corner!