All the Trees in our Woods

Tonight was a totally gorgeous night, so I took the time to take a slow walk around our property and see what trees are out there as part of my quest to record all the plants on our property. I feel pretty sheepish that I've never done this before in the six years that we've … Continue reading All the Trees in our Woods

Very Spring, Very Fast

When I woke up this morning, I sat up in bed to look at the sun coming through big, beautiful leaves on the tress in our woods with the kind  of perfect low, yellow light that makes everything look super pretty. And the first thing that come into my mind was Cat Steven singing "Morning … Continue reading Very Spring, Very Fast

Beginning of a Morning Ritual

I often wish that I had a dedicated morning routine— not just the kind of wake up, take a shower... thing that I do on a daily basis, but a routine or ritual that was intentionally planned and designed to set a specific tone for the day. I'm envious of people who have the discipline to wake up at 5 … Continue reading Beginning of a Morning Ritual