Unexpected Surprises

Wow! I did not think a cactus could be so beautiful. This reminds me to leave room for the unexpected. Not to be so sure of something that there isn’t space for growth. Life is happening in you and all around you. You just never know when or where the next surprise will be. PeaceContinue reading “Unexpected Surprises”

A delightful garden shop

I made an outing to Blumen Gardens in Sycamore, Illinois and was beyond dazzled. The garden shop is in an old manufacturing shop. The selection of plants, greens, pots and gifts was outstanding. A beautiful combination of history, nature, offerings and design.

Keeping It Old School

I was in Sycamore, Illinois over the weekend and I had to feed the meter with change. I haven’t had to feed a parking meter in over a decade. Luckily, I had some change…phew! I appreciated the design of the parking meter. Have you come across an old practice or thing lately that takes youContinue reading “Keeping It Old School”

Be curious

My daughter loves Curious George so she was delighted with her birthday cake. 🙂 I have watched countless episodes of Curious George with my daughter and I do like his enthusiastic spirit of play and discovery. Everyday presents a new opportunity to learn, explore and have fun in the process. George gets things wrong aContinue reading “Be curious”