A few more quilts…

After writing a blog post recently titled Quilts made with Love I learned that I had also made a quilt for my sister back in the 1980's but had completely forgotten about it until she told me. Last … [Read more...]

Autumn Splendour!!

A poem by Mary Oliver... Song of Autumn... In the deep fall don't you imagine the leaves think how comfortable it will be to touch the earth instead of the nothingness of air and the … [Read more...]

The Lotus Flower

The Lotus Flower...   Like the lotus flower that is born out of mud, we must honour the darkest parts of ourselves and the most painful of our life's experiences, because they are what … [Read more...]

The Calming Gifts of Nature

I sit here this evening listening to Snatam Kaur and Peter Kater's album Heart of the Universe as I reflect back to a little over two weeks ago. It's been a whirlwind of emergencies happening in my … [Read more...]

Quilts in the Garden!!

Last Saturday I had the pleasure of joining my sister for the day. She had found out about a Quilt Show in her area, and both of us were excited to attend. Much to each other's surprise as we talked … [Read more...]

Art and Nature Inspires Healing

"Flowers seem intended for the solace of ordinary humanity." ~John Ruskin "Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature." ~Gerard de Nerval In His presence I find … [Read more...]

Allowing…

Allowing myself to search but not to amass more... but instead searching in a different way by listening quietly to that part of me that knows what it is that I need to do. That knows what I need to … [Read more...]

Nature… News… Now what?

I have been really pleased with how well I have been healing since my surgery last month. This week I met with my surgeon for the pathology results. This took place on Tuesday, almost a month after … [Read more...]