give and take

”Do you think that I count the days? There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk.” ― Jean-Paul Sartre


“Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone.” ~ Wendell Berry, A Place on Earth The White Mountains, New Hampshire

scenes from the weekend

    “I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ~ John Muir two glorious days of hiking with friends on various trails in the sunshine and fresh spring air heavenly!

a bit of heaven

“This is a brief life, but in its brevity it offers us some splendid moments, some meaningful adventures.” ~ Rudyard Kipling the sunsets over Lake Champlain are magnificent I think I may have posted some of these photos before but I don’t think I’ve ever seen such a beautiful sky we’ve been back and forth to Vermont a few times this summer and hope…

from Stockbridge to Boston

the Berkshires always remind me of James Taylor and Sweet Baby James we ended up at Tanglewood this past weekend it was opening night (and funny that James Taylor happened to be in the audience…along with Yo Yo Ma!) so exciting! but it’s always magical out there as I’ve been coming here many summers since I was a little girl tonight was an all…