All Hallows’ Eve

Halloween is known as a time to wear costumes and go door to door asking for candy, but it’s origins go back centuries to the enactment of All Saints’ Day, a Christian holiday. A Celtic tradition of celebrating the end … Continue reading

Falling Around in the Backyard

We spend a lot of our time on the deck in the backyard. From April through November to be exact. As soon as the last of the snow melts in Spring, right up to the first snowfall of Winter we … Continue reading

Fall into a Secret Garden

Today I’m sharing my secret garden. Well, my secret garden isn’t a secret any more, but it never really was. When my children were small they would play in the backyard where our settler’s wall or New England stone wall … Continue reading

Autumn Kitty

Happy Sunday! Today I couldn’t resist sharing my Persian Himalayan “Girly” with you. She loves to sit in the bow window in my kitchen and watch the birds and chipmunks at the feeders I have hanging on a tree right … Continue reading