Life is about changes. Some we like. Some we don't like. Some we have control over. Some we have no control over. There were changes here in the vineyard that I wanted to tell you about last week. They may seem a bit insignificant now though. Changes like wild asparagus season is over. It was tasty… Continue reading Unprecedented Changes
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