A Cause Célèbre

These days our windows look as if someone flicked her wrist with a few broad strokes of a chartreuse-tipped paint brush. It’s a heavily wooded view masterly leafing out right about now as the soft pastels of spring emerge overhead. … Continue reading

Finding the Kingdom

Finding the Kingdom

Day two of schooling in our fort. Day two of intermittent rain as well. It looks like a little learner will be mostly in her fort this week and not hanging out in our sweet spot in the woods. At … Continue reading

No Dilly-Dallying on Your Way to Grandmas

Guess she’s got this area covered alright. She must have been a Sikh guru from Punjab, or a Suri of Ethiopia or stick fighting among the Guanches of the Canary Islands in her past lives. I looked back and without … Continue reading

Can’t Cancel the ‘Akash’

Can’t Cancel the ‘Akash’

Something about the human genome that must be incredible, why else all the fuss? It doesn’t all add up unless of course we are talking about the unimaginable…I can’t wait to find out, therefore I’m leaving my “junk dna” intact. … Continue reading

Among the not-so-lesser mortals,

Among the not-so-lesser mortals,

this sweet child of mine is vibrant, and all the more singular dancing along with these longstanding oaks like gods that surround us in our woods. It’s here we play, where we activate and expand, where the magic unfolds. We … Continue reading

Forest Bathing

Forest Bathing

Light, Airy and Remarkable

…flakes drifting from the heavens astounded my little bears just a couple of nights ago. While I was yearning for a wild and beautiful adventure outdoors, I was thinking more of the lines of pathless woods where society would not … Continue reading