Category Archives: Living Simply
A man can be himself only so long as he is alone; and if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom;for it is only when he is alone that he is really free. ― Arthur Schopenhauer, Essays and Aphorisms
We have dreamed about building a dome since reading Buckminster Fuller in the 70’s. For Christmas this year I bought a dome kit from a company in the UK for hisnibs. Yesterday was the day we finally got it together. … Continue reading
A tree is beautiful, but what’s more, it has a right to life; like water, the sun and the stars,it is essential. Life on earth is inconceivable without trees. Forests create climate, climate influences peoples’ character, and so on and … Continue reading
Grey tinged fluffy clouds try to cover bright blue sky. Everything is very dry I’ll invoke the clouds to go ahead and cover the blue then drop a little moisture too. ©Sharron R. McMillan
Can you guess what she is so intently tracking?
We were sitting out in the woods just taking in the scene when this treestump took on a whole new image in my head. It does look like a giraffereaching up to eat some branches, doesn’t? Or maybe I need … Continue reading
It’s those little birds outside the window whispering secrets in the morningthat get my mind whirling – Poverty has nothing to do with how much money you have in the bank.Poverty is your belief about what you do or do … Continue reading
Over twenty years ago we planted a Calla Lily in the yard. It never came up so we planted a Japonica in its place. The Japonica didn’t do well in the spot we planted it so last yearwe transplanted it … Continue reading
I think they are oyster mushrooms but starting to dry up.