Dear Friends, I began my Sunday morning leisurely. I stepped onto the terrace to let my eyes absorb the spectacular beauty of the green landscape on the horizon. My gaze eventually turned to the lantana shrub that has taken hold of a particular part of our lawn. After a few minutes I noticed two graceful … Continue reading The Circle of Nature
Dear Friends, In contrast to last week's sun-drenched morning, I am greeted today by a gray, overcast, tranquil day. The birds are silent right now but Nature still surrounds me and rather than feeling gloomy, I am quiet and calm. I invite you to get out early today to reconnect with your surroundings and your … Continue reading The buoyancy of happiness
Dear Friends, I woke up today to the sun shining brightly through our windows. The energetic screeching of the red-crowned parrots could be heard nearby and I rejoiced to be waking up in such an optimistic atmosphere. I silently bless everything around me as I begin my day. It is another opportunity to make new … Continue reading Celebrating Life and Mother’s Day!
Dear Friends, As I stepped outside the door this morning, I felt bathed in a sea of bliss. The sun warmed my shoulders and my eyes feasted on the first signs of the rainy season. The grass awakens and adorns our lawn. In the distance, I could hear the faint sounds of a weed whacker, … Continue reading Conserving the attractiveness