This Rosebush is so amazing! It is about twenty feet across and blooms three different color roses. It is just one plant. Today I've decided to hold a contest for my readers. All you have to do is guess the correct number of buds on the Rosebush! Easy peasy! Please leave your guesses in the… Continue reading A Rose is a Rose is a Rose is a Rose…
Friday we enjoyed a rainy day. We need the rain and it was the perfect steady rain sort of day. Cue happy dance! When life gives you rain you should go outside and reflect in the raindrops. 'sunlight shimmering through a leaf-clung raindrop so heavy it has to fall but so happy it can’t like… Continue reading Reflecting in the Raindrops
Today is Sant Jordi Day here in Catalonia. A day of love. Roses, books, princes, princesses, and dragons. What could be better?! “Sant Jordi or Saint George is Catalonia’s patron saint. It is the Catalan equivalent to Saint Valentine’s Day, but in Catalonia it is not about chocolate, romantic dinners and love letters. Instead, two… Continue reading Feliç dia de Sant Jordi! Happy Sant Jordi Day!
White roses reaching for the sky. There's something about a white rose that just whispers... Tranquility. Peace. Breathe.
Spring thunderstorms bring much needed rain to the vineyard and to our garden. The rain turns the dirt roads of the village into mud. The pollen is washed from surfaces. For a brief moment (at least that is what it seems) the dust of the dirt roads and the pollen are cleared from the air.… Continue reading Raindrops On Roses