What a glorious view to start the day. Just a glimpse from our kitchen window pulled me outside to capture a photo and to be reminded that we wouldn't have rainbows without the rain. A beautiful way to say farewell to summer. "Sometimes it's important to work for that pot of gold. But other times… Continue reading Waving Farewell To Summer With A Rainbow
You never know how one day will change your life. Five years ago today, our dear friend Xavi brought us to this hilltop vineyard for a visit. Little did we know that a year and a half later we would change our entire life and move to this very village. These are some of the… Continue reading You Never Know How Your Life Might Change
Just a simple sunrise on a Tuesday in the middle of September. A plot or two of vines to give the view some depth. Throw in some spectacular flowers. Perfect way to start the day. These gorgeous flowers are called Mirabilis jalapa. That note is especially for my sisters who keep asking me to tell… Continue reading A Simple Sunrise and Spectacular Flowers
I will be celebrating my 55th birthday tomorrow. I know there are some people who aren't excited about birthdays but I for one LOVE THEM! I mean, think about it...the alternative to a birthday is pretty grim. So, I choose to celebrate. And by celebrate I don't mean a huge party and piles of gifts.… Continue reading Be Alive!
Farewell to August and welcome September! This crazy year is flying by. I don't want to say thankfully because although it has been a horrible year in many aspects there are still a lot of things to be happy about. Sometimes we just have to remember that. Bob and I bid farewell to August at… Continue reading Farewell August. Welcome September.