These are the spectaculars! Whether it is in nature, ingenious ideas, or colors or shapes. Took me a while choosing “Spectacle” because of the multitude of stunning views in Yosemite Nat. Park. The powerful crash of the sound of water, combined with the stunning rush, foam and the mist the water that Bridal … Continue reading SPECTACULAR


    The title is a variant on “building castles in the sky!” Since we were surprised with snow last week, it was not very likely I could find any peaches, but I really wanted to BBQ them for dinner with friends, and … I found “the castle” aka Quality peaches in an organic based … Continue reading PEACHES in THE SKY


  Success often actually is reaching mile stones, instead of the pinnacle of the mountain. Brugmansia – beautiful elongated trumpet flower announcing “success.” This word can mean so many things, but knowing the harrowing story of the groom, being abandoned by his love and waiting about twenty years for this sudden happiness, was on all … Continue reading SUCCESS AFTER ALL


Clouds rule, for they have more power! They can move the sun out of the way. They cause shady areas. They can make so much rain that little streams change into big rivers. They dull or brighten colors and textures:)   When clouds rule they are boss. They decide which places are shaded, and where … Continue reading WHEN CLOUDS RULE


Don’t have an attic, but I do have a box full of memories containing letters, photos, significant objects Actually I have several photo boxes. (Mundane Monday)       In Nice (France; pronunciation: Niece) walking on our way to the Chagall museum. Not knowing terror would haunt this city later, as well as others in … Continue reading THE BOX