Tonight's forecast for the weather is an approaching storm, hopefully dumping a bunch of snow on us by morning....I am so ready for it. We have had a few light dustings, and one good snow storm this year already, but they were followed by unusually warm(68 degrees in December!) bouts of weather, so … Continue reading the story "snow is coming!"
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Christmas at home is always nice, being with loved ones, in a warm and familiar coziness.....But, I've always dreamed of spending Christmas day in a fantasy type, storybook setting. There are several places in the world that would be amazing places to be during the holidays, such as New York city or the little villages throughout Germany(the ones that the little ceramic villages are modeled after) or even … Continue reading the story "I’m dreaming of a Blantyre Christmas…"
i am here to try again. its not an easy thing for me to do or to admit to, but i am here to try again, nonetheless. time will tell if i have made the right decision, but if i gave up, i would never forgive myself. there is an old proverb that says if you fall down seven times, you must get up … Continue reading the story "try, try again…"
~school is finally out here in the berkshires....and summer is definitely setting in. color is abundant everywhere that you look....wild reds and blues from local, mating birds...rolling hills of every shade of green imaginable....dancing meadows that hold lighter, but still brilliant shades from local flowers...the weather has been especially nice so far, and we are all hoping for a sunny and warm summer.... ~with the school … Continue reading the story "summer fun…."
the berkshires not only boasts mile after mile of beautiful woodlands, but many of them are protected by law....on this sunny day, i had the pleasure of walking through two of our area sanctuaries that are run by the mass audobon society....in the morning, i was a volunteer for my child's class field trip to pleasant … Continue reading the story "wildlife sanctuaries"
a garden can be a wonderful treasure, both physically and mentally......gardens have always been a big part of my life, and i enjoy every aspect of it, even the weeding. there is no comparison between a freshly picked tomato from the garden and one purchased from the local grocery store. i'm sure gardeners throughout the country … Continue reading the story "my garden in spring"