Category Archives: Still Life

Smiling down from Heaven

My Mother-in-law was an amazing gardener.  When she passed away I took over caring for her African violets and surprisingly have managed to keep them alive (the secret is morning light, it doesn’t have anything to do with me).   They are sitting in my kitchen window and at first it made me sad when…

Living in the Moment

If you are waiting for a butterfly to land, it really forces you to slow down.  We have a wonderful, full, busy life.  At times it is so busy I feel like I have to make an effort to live in the moment.  Looking at this picture reminds me to do just that.