The weather has been so strange around here. Last weekend it was 80F (glorious!), then 50 F, and finally snow on Monday. This morning we had sleet showers. Our poor confused garden! And the bunny that lives under our porch seems grumpy about it too. Understandably!
The Baha’i Temple is not far from my home, and it is a beautiful place! The size and scale can be a little overwhelming when you get up close. But what I really appreciate is all the details that go into making this place so special - whether it’s the scrollwork on the building columns,… Continue reading A subdued Baha’i Temple
Do you have a favorite place to rest and recharge? Besides my studio, for me that place is the shores of Lake Michigan, just two miles from home. This weekend I was lucky to have 24 hours to catch up with a college friend I haven’t seen in about 20 years. The visit was wonderful… Continue reading A muted Lake Michigan
It’s getting pretty cold here for walking outdoors. I think I’ll be back on the treadmill soon, sadly. A couple of mornings ago I took a one hour loop around my neighborhood. I was surprised to see that there are still spots of color in spite of the fact that it’s been pretty dark and… Continue reading Winter walk
Fall has always been my favorite season, but over the years that seems to have changed. At the moment our Spring garden - our whole neighborhood, really - is a an explosion of blossoms. It feels like a piece of classical music, different trees and flowers rising in a crescendo, and then fading as new… Continue reading Spring Blossoms