Signs of Spring are making appearances around the vineyard. This Winter has been dry compared to last year and I've noticed the difference in what is blooming now to this time last year. Everything in its own time though. I went for a walk yesterday to get some fresh air, exercise, and inspiration. This time… Continue reading Meandering in Nature
Signs of Spring are springing up. Or perhaps blooming is a better description. 'Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.' ~Rainer Maria Rilke I'm excited because this is just the beginning! Who else is excited about all of… Continue reading Signs of Spring
Having now lived here for a year we have a good idea of what plants grow around the vineyard (besides vines). We may not know all of their names yet but I finally found a good app over here for identifying not only plants but animals, insects etc. I look forward to learning the names… Continue reading It’s about blooming time!
I knew there was sun shining behind clouds. Yesterday we awoke to a cloudy morning but by mid-morning the clouds went away albeit only on a day trip as they returned this morning. But yesterday! Wow! Not only was the sun shining but it was considerably warmer, and WE LOVED IT! After watching the F1… Continue reading Sun Day and Fun Day
Today's walk was filled with lots of wildflowers, lots of vines bursting with beautiful leaves, and glorious Irises! I'm going to focus today's blog on just the Irises. And here's why... Do you see why it is all about the Irises? I know that some of the photos are very similar but instead of me… Continue reading Bloom where you’re planted