Some of you know our family went on vacay to Cancun, Mexico in early December. It was long overdue since the last few years have been a struggle with Entrepreneur's brain surgery, recovery and chemo schedule. A 90-day reprieve from chemo allowed him to enjoy the holidays and this much-needed getaway with those he loves … Continue reading Seas the Day!
Haven't done one of these for a while. I love sunflowers but have never grown them in my gardens. Peanut's Mama decided to try a couple this year. From seed. In the clay. Son of a gun....they grew! One is about 10 feet tall and the other is only a little shorter. One flower on … Continue reading A yummy, sunny color palette
Perhaps you noticed I was off the grid last week? We took our annual run-away-from-winter trip and spent the week in Cancun. This year, we met the family there and played in the sun and surf. Peanut is now four years old, and couldn't get enough of the ocean this time. Isn't this a great … Continue reading Water World Wednesday-Peanut style
Texture by Kim Klassen: Urban The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul. ~Wyland This is a scene captured while staying at the Fiesta Americana in Cancun, Mexico back in 2007. It's one of my favorites and was taken the old-fashioned way....with a film camera! When we went … Continue reading Under the boardwalk, we’ll be havin’ some fun
And how! The weather guessers are saying our 11 days above 100F heat stroke wave will break next Monday. Toasty doesn't even come close to describing how suffocatingly, oppressively hot it's been here lately. The only things growing without the aid of gallons of water are the Queen Anne's Lace and the wild Chicory. I've … Continue reading Here comes the sun!