A LIFE STYLE OF THANKFULNESS

  The ALL SEASONS post of this week is underneath this post!     Everything is a gift. A wise observation of Job is that everything that is given, can also be taken away! So, this post is my thanksgiving pie:) As a side note, am not referring to Steve Jobs, but to Job who…

WORTH THE PURSUIT?

    TWO DOORS – scroll down to the middle and the end!   Having a difficult  but meaningful conversation between old friends about  the training school, where he once was a student, and we teachers,  has been annulled. Was it worth the pursuit of saving the existence of the school?  Sadly, but YES! Some…

ALL SEASONS – MORE OF SACRAMENTO (NOVEMBER 12 – 2017)

  Hello  in and out of Season Bloggers, Thank you Friends for your lovely links of last week! Your posts were BEAUTIFUL! The link this week runs from Sunday November 12 – Wednesday Nov. 15 till 7 pm, Pacific time A few upcoming things. 1. December24 is Chirstmas eve – I imagine most of you…

SUNDAY WISH

  My small wish is that the first good coffee place would be closer than an hour away. My big wish is that the wife the Dutch family who have been our friends for years and just stayed with us for a few days, was not so severely ill. Four years ago she made a…

TIME – WHERE DID IT GO?

  FOR THE COMMENT SECTION: keep scrolling down past the post till you come to the NAVY BLUE part:)   Some things are more enduring in our fast changing pace of the world. A few of these we preserve because of our love for historic sites, flowers.  Am happy a day still has 24 hours,…

THE “BETWEEN” LIFE

  This post is for the week of OCT.29 – NOV 4 If you’re new here, every meme/challenge fits in the  narrative  or theme of my post. Between summer and winter… summer gets all my energy like splashes of water reaching new  heights hibernation in winter necessary for contemplation of a new direction polishing  an…

SOME UNEXPECTED, SOME NOT

        Manicured “everything” in the city: the buildings, the roads, the shops. Novelty, exotic foods, high fashions, it’s all there in Roseville, CA! After our gelato trip of her older sister’s birthday, Macenzie saw me taking shots while exploring and doing the touristy thing. She grabbed me by the arm, indicating she…

ALL SEASONS – BROWSING IN OCTOBER

                                  Hello ALL SEASONS bloggers, The link this week is open Sunday Oct. 22 – Wednesday Oct. 25 to 7 pm, Pacific time Thank you all for your beautiful or witty, thoughtful, and interesting posts from last week! Please remember, if you don’t hear anything from me by Thursday (US time) , it is because…

SCRAPS OF GOODNESS

Scraping the scraps out of the pan because you don’t want it to stop:) The “scraps” here are spending time with our son. We have a different relationship with him than with our daughters. We have our traveling gene in common. So wherever he is on the globe for longer than a year, we’ll visit….

ALL SEASONS – OCTOBER PLEASURES

                     Hello Seasons Bloggers, October Pleasures is open Sunday October 15 through Wednesday Oct. 18 till 7 pm, Pacific time. Thank you ever so much for your beautiful posts. Such a variety of experiences – I love it! Smiling when I see how much you ventured out to all kinds of other memes/challenges. …

AMADOR 2017

  Last year I did a post on Amador County, where hubby and I live on an unpaved road, after having lived for  3 decades in Los Angeles’ suburbs. The reason for this culture shock was to have space to do bigger paintings. Still haven’t given up the specialty stores like Trader Joe,, Aaron Brothers,…

DETAILS OF A DAY OUT

If you are looking for ALL SEASONS – OCTOBER ONE, it’s underneath this post! Click on the TITLE of THIS post, to see the comment section:) If you would live here – where there no streets, but only canals,  you would have a boat, at least one, your neighbors would have a boat, actually, everyone!…