A Few Twigs in the Dead of Winter

In winter flower blooms usually cheer me up beautifully. I like to see the tulips at the local market or at the florist shop. But the one thing that cheer me up even more is when I see the very first buds on the Forsythia. They are the first ones to bloom announcing that spring […]

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And itā€™s Suddenly Winter

Autumn was long and warm, very unseasonably warm. This morning I woke up and winter has arrived. Can’t say it found me unprepared. I had sorted out winter clothes a couple of weeks ago, hoping that with the first rains the temperatures would have dropped, and hats, scarfs, and gloves were ready.

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