Tag Archive: garden

How Does Your Garden Grow?

“In the garden of thy heart plant naught but the rose of love, and from the nightingale of affection and desire loosen not thy hold.” – The Hidden Words We lived in an… Continue reading

In the Garden of the gods

Have you ever seen a butterfly free fall? weightless white petal wings. Have you ever seen a garden dove preen? or caught the glint in the eye of a sparrow? Have you ever seen… Continue reading

You know it’s summer in Finland

When Finns disappear for a season of rustic contentment deep in the Land of a Hundred Thousand Lakes. And it looks like this at 11 o’clock in the evening. When these little fellows show up. And barnacle geese land in… Continue reading

A Delicate Beauty

“Men do change, and change comes like a little wind that ruffles the curtains at dawn, and it comes like the stealthy perfume of wildflowers hidden in the grass.” ~ John Steinbeck Finland has… Continue reading

Lessons from my backyard

Drip by drip, winter quietly surrenders to a fresh new season. And just as in all of life, there are lessons to be learnt from the world all around us if we but pause a… Continue reading