Tagged with outdoor fun

Set Sail

Set Sail

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood, and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry   Sunshine has been tickling our skin and warming our hearts with a new longing to be … Continue reading

Simple Joys: Playing with water beads

Simple Joys: Playing with water beads

Today was lovely. We are spoiled in San Diego. The sun beckoned us outside and embraced us until we were almost giddy.  Tigerlily quickly freed herself from cumbersome things like clothes and shoes.  Momo ran for the backyard.  Sunscreen slathered on in haste.  Cool crisp slices of asian pear piled onto a plate.  We were … Continue reading

The Beginner Gardener

The Beginner Gardener

Before: Growing up, I used to think gardening was something old ladies did because it was easy on the muscles.  Fast forward to now.  I’ve been sore for 2 days after some light pruning of my front yard.  Obviously I’m not as fit as those old ladies. A few years ago, I fell in love … Continue reading