Sunrise to sunset. One day. A painter's palette in the sky. "The clouds danced an orange-pink waltz with the sunrise." ~Terri Guillemets If you wonder why I get out of bed before the sun comes up...this is why. I would miss these spectacular sunrises! Like many of my morning walks, this one was interrupted with… Continue reading Sun and Clouds Bookend the Day
When you see this out of your living room window...you just can't ignore it. Well, I couldn't ignore it. Absolutely spectacular! You can't take just a couple photos of a sunset (isn't that right, Donna?). It keeps changing. All of these photos were taken over seven minutes. "There is one spectacle grander than the sea,… Continue reading The Majesty of Sunsets
October has arrived here in the vineyard with a coolness to the morning air followed by a warm sunny day. The best of both worlds, I think. October! The last three months of 2019. The last three months of the decade. Didn't the year just start? Wasn't it just January when we were thinking about… Continue reading What Opportunities Lie Beyond?
We had a very rainy day here yesterday. Almost 25mm (a bit less than an inch) of much-needed rain fell. It was a pretty dreary day but I had plenty of inside chores to keep me busy. At about 9pm I finally turned off my laptop and headed upstairs. A glance out the window showed… Continue reading A Jabalí in the Vineyard at Sunset
Okay, maybe I am a bit obsessed with the sheep here in the vineyard. It probably won't be long before the shepherd and his sheep move on to greener pastures...perhaps the Pyrenees. Once the vines start sprouting which is just starting now then the sheep can no longer be amongst the vines. They have done… Continue reading Wisps of Wool in the Vineyard