They have started the winter pruning here in the vineyard. I guess this means we have to face the fact that Winter is coming. We have no idea why they just pruned these few rows in this probably four-acre plot. I love the grape stuck in this vine.
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
Just a wander through the vineyard on another gorgeous February day. I hope anyone who is buried in snow (who doesn't like that sort of thing) enjoys these views. My favorite almond tree. We had to say hola to the sheep as we walked past. The shepherd was just arriving so as we walked we… Continue reading Fabulous February Weather
Yesterday, while I was at my writers' group, Bob wandered down to the seafront to take some photos of the Winter sky. A bit cloudy but magical when the sun poked through the clouds and sparkled along the water...gorgeous! When we arrived home it was quite overcast but it didn't last. Just look at how… Continue reading February’s Sky
I've been a bit under the weather with allergies the past few days so I apologize for being absent from blogging. We had a few windy days here and I think that stirred up stuff that drove my sinuses over the edge. Not perfect today (or any day for that matter - HA) but better… Continue reading Waving Goodbye to January