Hello Autumn! The calendar tells me you have arrived although we are still enjoying Summer temperatures. There was some fog/mist on the hills this morning which made for a beautiful start to the day. Here is a glimpse of the first day of Autumn in the vineyard. The Red Xarel·lo grapes amongst the green leaves of… Continue reading First day of Autumn feels like Summer
It being the last week in August we feel the need to make sure to enjoy summer as best we can. Following Monday's inside work day we have enjoyed some time at the beach the past two days. We know the weather will still be nice and warm here for a while to come but… Continue reading End of August beach time
Last year about this time I wrote this post "August. August in Spain. August is hot." It is still true of course. Today reaching temperatures of 93°F (feels like 97°F). In Celsius that is about 34° (feels like 36°). Tomorrow it is supposed to be hotter. Lovely. We were supposed to drive to Girona tomorrow to… Continue reading Are you hot or cold?
I love the snails that we see around the property. Well, I love the ones that look like these ones in the photos below not the regular average ordinary garden snails that we have in our yard. The shells of these snails look like something you would find on the beach. So, my question for… Continue reading A Snail’s Parasol
And there it goes...the last Friday of July. Does anyone else feel like Summer is flying by? Our Friday started with an internal piece of our downstairs toilet breaking thus unable to flush it. We removed the broken piece and planned to go to the DIY place on our way home from the beach. We… Continue reading Beach and Bees