Let me start by saying...I do not like to be cold. So, when I looked at the weather app on my phone this morning I debated going out for my sunrise walk. 30°F felt like 22°F (-1°C felt like -6°C). But I bundled up knowing that we don't have many frosty mornings here and there… Continue reading Twas a Frosty Morning
Finally...it is January 31st! Who else feels like this month has been about eight weeks long? It has had its good days and bad days, some wins, and some changes. I think as a way of trying to end on a positive note Mother Nature decided to give us a beautiful day with warm temperatures.… Continue reading January Leaves Us A Gift
Ah, what a year so far. This cold has made the start of the new year not very fun. Yesterday is truthfully the first day I have felt human again. Gosh, it is amazing how much a simple cold can knock you down. Yesterday, I was finally able to sit at my desk and be… Continue reading Perhaps Spring is Just Around the Corner
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