Chez Leonardo

I really must say, ’twas a lovely May For we seized the chance to travel in France. So don’t you go feeling sorry for me, Cause I’m just home from les villes fleuris… I also went to Germany too. There’s so very much to share with you, But I’ll stick with the subject of the blog today And show the gardens of Clos Lucé…. Are … Continue reading Chez Leonardo

Morning Breaks

Hello 2017.  So glad to see you. You are beautiful! Crisp and bright and full of hope. Hooray! Morning has broken – eternal, bright and fair. The grey and clouds and death of 2016 are behind us. Let’s move on to brighter skies. Loftier goals and a renewed sense of purpose. Happy New Year!  It is going to be a dandy.  🙂 Blue skies and … Continue reading Morning Breaks

Optimism

I’m an optimist, yes I am. I’m an optimist and I give a damn. I think the election all went wrong. I think we’re singing a terrible song. But what can I do, what can I say? To help the hate and fear go away? I could scream, yell, and say “boo.” But that’s no help to me or you. Now we must resist the … Continue reading Optimism

Here and Now

Why garden?  Why seed, plant, mulch, water, and tend? Perhaps it is for the opportunity to enjoy momentary beauty.  The instantaneous scenes which we see in the here and now, enriched by our efforts to create beauty about our homes. After a summer of only only sharing my very best pictures, I share with you this evening you the here and now. Today.  Just Now! … Continue reading Here and Now