I was going through old(er) photos of mine taken in 2009, and I put together a lovely collection of summertime photos from our garden (even if I do say so myself). Look, I know it's not summer now. It's winter (sort of). Each season has its purpose and is beautiful in its own way. Should … Continue reading Summertime in our garden
It is truly important to have a place you call home, a place where you feel at home. It roots you, it provides you with a sense of belonging, it contributes to your mental health and it goes a long way toward making your life longer and healthier. The more time I spend in our … Continue reading The importance of home
Now that winter is almost here, I thought I'd show you a few photographs from the autumn we've had this year. A few of them are from our courtyard, most are from our garden. Enjoy!
As promised, here are more photos of the spring blossoms in our garden.
Here's an early spring assortment of flowers and other creatures from our garden. I'll have more in the coming weeks, as our fruit trees begin to bloom.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIqb8rWJfGA What's the healthier, saner way to view that which have or enjoy? Should you regard it as a possession or should you see yourself as a steward of it? What's the better long-term approach to these matters? Join me for a (non-religious) discussion of the subject in this video. I'll talk about various topics … Continue reading Stewardship or possession?
I've been hearing our trees calling out to me these past few days, particularly yesterday, when it rained and their leaves were wet, a beautiful kind of colored, almost translucent wet brought on by the autumn winds. They were saying, "Raoul, come out and admire us, you know you want to... Take your camera and … Continue reading Autumn has visited our home
It's become somewhat of a yearly tradition for me to share photos of our garden with you. Here then is this year's selection of spring photos. I hope the flowers bring as much joy to you as they do to me. I feel blessed every time I take a walk through the garden. I particularly … Continue reading Springtime in our garden
This marks the third year in a row that I publish photos of flowers from our garden. It's gotten to be somewhat of a tradition. These beautiful flowers are a source of joy for us and I hope that by sharing them with you, some of that joy brightens up your day as well. This … Continue reading Springtime in our garden
I wanted to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and to share a few Christmas scenes from my house, taken today.