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Monday Morning Musing #73 – A small garden oasis, a dalliance with dahlias

Surely it can't be more than half a year since we've 'mused', and just over six months since Covid immeasurably changed our lives. In that last musing, I mentioned that I had begun a journal... I admit to stopping at about Day 43. It started to feel repetitive and dare I say, somewhat normal that… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #73 – A small garden oasis, a dalliance with dahlias

gratitude, Inspiration, Postive mindset

Monday Morning Musing #72 – A Coronavirus Notebook, A ‘Travel Replacement Cuisine Evening…

This is Day #15 of self isolation. I know for some of my friends around the world, it's been much longer. On Day #1, I took a new crisp, white notebook and wrote on its cover... 'The Coronavirus Pandemic' 2020 March ~ .' Completely unexpected words to have written on the cover of a journal; bewildering,… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #72 – A Coronavirus Notebook, A ‘Travel Replacement Cuisine Evening…

Inspiration

Monday Morning Musing #71 – Restoring Bella… day dreaming through the gardens of Italy

Alas and alack, I'm not ambling through an Italian garden – discovering cherub-like statues with ivy gently cascading into tangles of green – but oh, I am dreaming of it! As February sets in and the cold lingers, I'm conjuring walks through lush lemon orchards, along jasmine and rose-scented pathways, past fountains erupting in joyful… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #71 – Restoring Bella… day dreaming through the gardens of Italy

Books and Reading, grief, Writing

Monday Morning Musing #70 New Writer’s Award

It’s taken me a while to get back to musing on a Monday and I apologise. It was a fabulous but busy Christmas period with the fun of what I called The Suitcase Hop, visiting family and friends in the UK. So, in total contrast from Terry Anne’s gloriously decorated house, I confess to doing… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #70 New Writer’s Award

Family, Happiness

Monday Morning Musing #69 – A snowy Sunday afternoon when Fritz, the snowman, came to life

When you live in a ski town, snow is a gift from the heavens... a little like stardust that makes skiers shout for joy, and the economy thrive. For the locals and for those who come from afar, the ski hill is the main event over the holiday season. The 'Let it snow, let it… Continue reading Monday Morning Musing #69 – A snowy Sunday afternoon when Fritz, the snowman, came to life