Walking Around Rowan Oak

While I was in Oxford this week, Cammie and I took a walk around Rowan Oak home of pulitzer prize winning author William Faulkner. The name "Rowan Oak" came from the legend of the Rowan tree.  Sir James Frazer’s The Golden Bough told the story of Scottish peasants who placed a cross of Rowan wood … [Read more...]

Living Life With Gratitude

 Years ago I began a personal journey with the book Simple Abundance A Daybook of Comfort and Joy by Sarah Ban Breathnach, a book of daily readings that has led me to many discoveries. One of the most meaningful things I have done as a result of reading Simple Abundance has been the keeping of a … [Read more...]

Walking Around Oxford: Fences on Friday

Yes, I know it is not Friday but I did take all these pictures yesterday, which was Friday, while walking around Oxford! I am back here working on my daughter's new/old house once again and Cammie and I enjoyed our morning walk and all the pretty fences we found. I am not sure what the small … [Read more...]