This week’s host for the photo challenge is Amy : ”Show us your favorite ‘time to relax’ activity, place, or moment. It can be in any season, month, week, or day. :)” Relax is something we all try to do – and need to do. Sometimes they are hard to get by, those moments…but […]Read Post ›
If you know me…you know that the forest is my home. These days are wild orchid days, and when the forest opens up to the light and the stillness of the wetlands and its inhabitants…I will be there for short mindful moments before sunset. Walking slowly, not to disturb anyone or anything, I follow the […]Read Post ›
You who know me, know my love for orchids. In flower now is Bratonia Toscane – a delicate dancer in my room. As I am testing my new camera, I took a series of shots from different angles and in different light. The first two against the TV, then moved to the window for the […]Read Post ›
This morning the sun decided to shine from a blue sky – and I decided to start re-potting my plants. Everything is much easier and much more fun with the sun shining in. Every year around February I take on this task, which usually lasts for three to five days including window cleaning ( so […]Read Post ›
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: T – Needs to have two T’s anywhere in the word In the header – A Holy lake on the Tibetan Plateau. For Cee this Tuesday – my full blogging name: Lagottocattleya! My Totti – a Lagotto Romagnolo
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Letter O – Needs to have the letter O anywhere in the word In the header, one of my Phalaenopsis orchids, and above my friend Robin… …and to finish it off, my snowy lagotto romagnolo, Totti!
These last two nights have been magical. Please join me as I try to convey something of the magic…There is only little time left …in four days the Magic will be broken… Close to my home, there is a National Reserve for wild orchids – Last night I spent a couple of hours walking there, […]Read Post ›
Outdoors everything is heavily frozen – beautiful, but my hands and feet are complaining. So, what is happening in my flower rooms now? If you, like me, love flowers, let us go and see! Click to read their names and to enlarge. Some of the orchids are always in flower – especially the Phalaenopsis’. But, […]Read Post ›