That perches in the soul—
And sings the tune without the words—
And never stops—
~ Emily Dickinson
Has anyone else's week flown
by as fast as mine? My goodness,
this year is flying by.
I found a tiny feather on my
walk and brought it home to
live on my shelf. Do you collect
little bits of 'life' to savor? This
will be my inspiration for my
I had a great mail week, first
the book I won for the always
amazing Amanda arrived, and
then the yarn I ordered to knit
my Emerson this came in. Now
to finish my shawl so I can cast
on. I am trying very hard to be
a monogamous knitter, but it's
The figs are ripe! The birds
and I are eating figs all day
long. Besides munching on
popcorn I have been eating
the easiest sexiest salad [minus
the prosciutto] for dinner every
night this week. Figs equal
summer to me so now that
I've eaten about a gallon or two
I am ready for winter...really I am.
With less than 24 days until my
daughter and her family leave for
Germany I am taking advantage
of every moment I can with Emerson.
Emerson loves to 'craft' and thanks
to Kim we tried our hands at hot
rock painting, it was so much fun
I may do this even if I'm by myself.
We also made necklaces and bookmarks,
read books, and took long walks.
Wee people are so much fun.
I HOPE each of you has a fantastic
weekend. We are climbing back to
the high 90's so my plan is to head
to the beach regardless of yet another