A Moment of Appreciation

I’ve taken my computer with me on the deck, settled myself into a nice sunny spot with a pot of dragonswell tea, and then I noticed the sound. Sure, there are many sounds happening simultaneously, yet, when I block out the traffic passing and the sounds of the kindergarteners playing next door, I hear nature. […]

Black-headed Grosbeak

This morning, I had a new visitor to my Birdfeeder Buffet: a Black-headed Grosbeak. Flanked by camera and tea with the laptop on my knees, I finally was able to capture a shot of him after setting up shop on the deck.

Breathe deeply, Laugh with abandon, Love wholly, Eat well.

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Birdfeeder Buffet

… or, How To Make Dish Washing Exciting.

I am usually fairly dutiful about cleaning dishes. I choose not to have a dishwashing machine, so it’s all me. Though it’s never, historically, been my favorite thing to do, I have managed to make my mornings at the sink some of my most magical. I […]