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audio 01:48 The First Daylilies

The First Daylilies

The first daylilies are now in bloom. To me these beautiful yellow flowers are a signal that summer is really here. Each day there will be a new bloom throughout the season. Each day my heart will be filled with gratitude for Nature’s special gifts.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/09/2020 05:00 AM

audio 02:07 The Little Azalea Bush

The Little Azalea Bush

There is a little azalea bush at the center that I transplanted several years ago. It really hasn’t grown a lot and is easy to overlook but still has a few blossoms every year. Many people are like this little bush.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/08/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:39 Wild Asters

Wild Asters

There is a patch of wild asters that bloom around an apple tree in the orchard each summer and their blossoms last until I cut the grass in the fall. I am greeted by them every time I walk by on the way to the Lupine Field.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/07/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:17 It Won't be Long Now

It Won't be Long Now

The lupine are beginning to blossom. It won’t be long now before the field will be full of these beautiful blooms and on a clear day with the mountains in the background it creates a magical scene.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/06/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:35 Adding to the Beauty

Adding to the Beauty

The rhododendrons are in bloom, adding to the beauty of the June landscape. I have come to believe that each of us is like a flower;some of you in full bloom and others ready to open up and share your beauty with the world.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/05/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:16 Ready for a Virtual Wedding

Ready for a Virtual Wedding

The bridal wreath is in bloom with many weddings cancelled or postponed because of the pandemic. Others are finding ways to invite guests to virtual weddings on social media.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/04/2020 05:00 AM

audio 02:27 The Reality of the Dream

The Reality of the Dream

Many years ago we moved here to the base of the mountain and I dreamed of owning a part of it. That became real and I dreamed of having a place that could share positive energy and we moved a playground tower and now we have a real bell ringing of love.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/03/2020 05:00 AM

audio 01:54 On The Nest

On The Nest

After building the nest and laying her eggs, Mother Robin is now keeping them warm until the new babies are born. The young will soon explore the world as we are doing the same in this changing environment. I am grateful for the lessons that Nature provid

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 06/02/2020 05:00 AM