Author Archives: Anna

Mothers Apron

It Brought in Eggs & Vegetables…………….. That Apron Dusted Tabletops, & Shooed Away the Flies I wish I knew the author of this poem! It brought back so many memories of my mother, and both Grandmothers who lived with us … Continue reading

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2016……….Back in the Pink

What is it about pink? I am obsessed with this colour .again! Cannot get enough of it. Now it seems that Pantone has declared Rose Quartz the 2016 shade of choice…..Rose Quartz is the stone of unconditional love. One of … Continue reading

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Summer Floral Madness

It has been a long time since I have experienced a genuine judged flower show. This one in Annapolis Royal was put on by the Annapolis Royal Historic Gardens members, with a lovely tea provided for the visitors. I loved … Continue reading

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Baby Robins have arrived!

It is a funny feeling knowing that a mother Robin has entrusted you with her unhatched eggs! She has built a nest right up against my back door, and proceeds to lay her eggs, one at a time, up to … Continue reading

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Twenty One Dresses !

A number of years ago, a young painting conservator entered a forgotten storeroom in a fifteenth-century Florentine villa and stumbled on a pile of Louis Vuitton steamer trunks. She opened them and discovered a collection of exquisite dresses, the kind … Continue reading

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