Category Archives: personal

cherry blossoms pink

It was a long winter. It looked like it was never going to end. All of a sudden the blossoms burst open and the leaves soon followed and now it looked like we’d skipped a season to a hot, muggy summer – something else to complain about. Our vegetable and herb garden, abandoned since last […]

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i’m back

I read recently, and shamefully it was probably on Facebook, that if you haven’t posted to your blog for several months, you should just go ahead and close it. Wow, that was harsh… to me at least. Firstly – I’m not a “black or white” kind of person. There is plenty of shades of grey, […]

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flipping

scary what I let my kid do. No, I’m not a parkour coach and I’m not prepared but I know I was doing it on a small futon-like daybed when I was little. And I think a king size bed is much safer than his bed, or our lawn or  concrete pavement… at least for […]

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playing in the rain

It’s been hot…really hot. The heat and I don’t mesh well. I’ve been craving rain, and so did our little backyard vegetable garden. Our tomatoes were thirsty, and the cucumbers refused to grow into their usual oblong shape… We stayed at home a lot and we  went to the pool, but when even the pool […]

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words

Images are quick, and simple, and quite straightforward. You can immediately see, sieve an move on…or start contemplating and interpret to your heart’s content. It is quite easy for me to say something with a picture, try to convey certain emotion, a state of mind, my voice – but there my control ends. My image […]

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