Last year we wondered about the very strange, very bare tree that was growing by the pool. It had a strange branch structure and very few plants shed all their foliage in the winter. This tree was stark naked and our pool doesn’t allow nude sunbathing (although I doubt anyone has tried). I learned it was a Frangipani tree and before we […]
Here are photos that make me happy – they represent experiences that make my soul sing. And I am especially happy that I learned to use the new gallery formats that WordPress created. Thanks! For more information about this Weekly Photo Challenge and to see more photos, click here.
We have been spending most Januarys in southern Florida for 30 years. Every few years we would mention the painted house, the one with flowers and vines and birds and birdhouses. We found it as we were walking to the beach one evening many, many years ago. In resent years we drove around looking for it – but couldn’t find […]
Yesterday morning I woke up knowing I needed to change the name of my blog. It isn’t the first time I’ve thought about it but this morning was different: this morning it was a given. I woke up early and I really would have liked to fall back to sleep but I couldn’t get this idea out of my mind. […]
Jake’s Sunday Post this week is Autumn – my favorite time of year. The leaves in Michigan are just beginning to turn – last week there was color on the ends of branches and this morning this same tree had whole branches. And there are a few leaves on the ground. Nothing too grand. […]