Monthly Archives: March 2015

Raindrops

Last weekend I started the annual “I am going to try to keep things tidier routine”. This year I started with the purchase of a new (to me) glass cabinet for my favourite dust catchers – the bone China Florals.  … Continue reading

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Exuberance!

Spring is coming on strong!  Everything is greening and colouring up. Yesterday’s walk at Bowen Park surprised me with early blooming Rhododendrons in Hailey’s Grove, Curly Lilies along Millstone River, Skunk Cabbage in all the soft, swampy area’s of the park and Salmon Berry … Continue reading

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Happiness Is….

I woke up this morning to hear that today has been deemed the International Day of Happiness.  It was created by the UN in 2012. I think that every day should be a Happy Day – though, given human nature, that … Continue reading

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Waiting…..

It has been a New Year of Waiting……not the quiet, relaxed patient kind of waiting; but the hurry up and get it done so that the next thing on the list that has been waiting can be started or finished … Continue reading

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Soaring High

The Retreat is over and went well.  I saw some finished mittens and hats half done and a great many happy retreaters.  I think that I will focus on small projects with big impact for the next Retreat – it … Continue reading

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