Category Archives: Living Simply

Wisdom

Wisdom speaks only truth! ~Proverbs 8: 7 Advertisements

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Stay Strong

Stay strong, stay positive, and never give up. ~Roy Bennett

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The Story of Our Earth

In every out-thrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth. ~Rachel Carson

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Seeking or Seeing

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. ~ Marcel Proust

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Remember

There is no place better than where you are, no life easier than yours, no poetry but that which a heart hears and no performance necessary. ©Sharron R. McMillan Excerpt from “On Performing”

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Intuition

It is by logic that we prove but by intuition that we discover. ~ Poincare´

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I Miss you Mr. Willow

You stood tall, strong and solid as I passed you every morning on the way to my studio. Fungus grew around your base but I never thought you’d die. And now there is a gap where you belonged for many, … Continue reading

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Just Do It

Start a huge, foolish project like Noah. It makes absolutely no difference what people think of you. ~Rumi

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Be Not Afraid

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. ~William James

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Seventeen Years – Have we learned anything at all. . .

Have we learned anything at all about hatred, racism, anger. Did all those innocent people die in vain or can we say the world is a better, safer place since then. I wonder. ©2018 Sharron R. McMillan

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Hazelnut Harvest

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A Magic Garden That I Know

A magic garden that I know. . .Where red birds sing and blue frogs grow. . . Where ducks stop in and then they stay. . . and raccoon’s favourite place to play. A magic garden that I know. . … Continue reading

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Wash Day

I like wash day. Sorting, folding clean, fresh clothes Put away, tidy, organized. Clean, empty hampers – small accomplishment, big satisfaction. Something is orderly in my life on wash days. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Plum Jam

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My Fall Pantry

I’m still rearranging the pantry to get in my share of our canning bees.  The hanging basket is now above the wood stove full of hazel nuts drying and the left shelves are starting to fill up with more canning.  … Continue reading

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