12 May, 2018

Lavender Adventures on my Mind

2018-05-12T21:53:08+00:00May 12th, 2018|

Lavender evokes a million emotions. It is not just the senses of sight, smell, touch, and taste. Once you have experienced a warm day, the scent of blooming lavender floating on a soft breeze, and the gentle buzzzz of bees [...]

30 Apr, 2017

Hummingbird Nectar Recipe

2018-02-03T02:21:08+00:00April 30th, 2017|

Hummingbird Nectar Recipe Courtesy of www.hummingbird-guide.com   Here is a homemade hummingbird nectar recipe. * Step 1: Bring 1 cup of water to a boil. * Step 2: Add 1/4 cup of white granulated sugar. * Step 3: Stir well [...]

30 Apr, 2017

Rumi.nations of Life in Texas Day 7

2018-02-03T02:21:04+00:00April 30th, 2017|

I felt it last night when I went down to put away the chickens for the night. The wind in 30 minutes had gone cold. As I locked the coop door, their feathers fluttered. At 12:30 a.m. I awoke to [...]

26 Apr, 2017

Life in Texas Day 3 — Post Earth Day

2018-02-03T02:21:32+00:00April 26th, 2017|

The sun rose red and it was already warm by 6:30 a.m. I am drinking my coffee outside and reading. We are under a red flag warning today. Winds will be 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph, [...]

26 Apr, 2017

Life in Texas 2

2018-02-03T02:21:38+00:00April 26th, 2017|

    The sky was inky. The perfect contrast for the abundance of stars, some twinkling bright, others faded but massed into milkiness. 5:30 a.m. Magic time. Big sky time. Clear sky time. I let the dogs out and they [...]

25 Apr, 2017

Life in Texas

2018-02-03T02:21:47+00:00April 25th, 2017|

This weekend was quiet. The first in a long time. I love guests -- especially family, but I also love the quiet. My husband went to Fort Worth to see our son. It was just me, the dogs and chickens, and [...]

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