Walking Joy

Summer mornings and evenings are for walking. I'll drive out to my favorite roads and be on the look out for photographs. Walking is not exercise. It is time to slow down, relax, meditate, and pray. I try to calm my thoughts, feel each step, and always try to see things I have not noticed…

Blessings of Springtime

The past two weeks have seen lengthening days that seem to be getting warmer and warmer. The sun greets us early and stays later and later each day. I've been thrilled to see the first flowers come up; the crocuses and snowdrops, and also so happy to be able to go outside and take a…

Farming Beginnings & March Meanderings

Finally (almost) at the Farm This past December we made the decision to move to Groh Farm come March. So, March has been filled with just that- moving to a farm! The little house we get to inhabit is right up our alley: rustic, yet charming. It is the biggest place we've had so far…

Bright Spots During the Winter Blues

February in New England this year has been bitter cold and snow-filled. As a self-proclaimed "winter lover" I should be in my glory right? Well, lately my enthusiasm has been wavering. Being trapped at home was glorious during the first few storms, but as the snow piles become more mountainous and the shoveling won't cease…

new boots

These boots are standing atop a small mountain in southwestern New Hampshire. The day was Monday and the breeze through the now-fully opened leaves was slight and made the light glisten here and there, a patchwork on the worn trail. It was one of those days where everything was beautiful, because truly, everything was. No…