Tags: winter

Starry night lights

Switzerland’s Christmas lights are some of the most simple and beautiful lights I’ve seen. They are vertical wires with lights that dangle from cables strung from building to building. It creates a starry night effect. In some parts of town, while walking directly under them, it feels as though you are in an indoor small […]

Illuminated world

Welcome back… to you, to me, and an overall welcome to anyone new to my blog! And welcome 2011; here’s to a fantastic year! I’m very much looking forward to this year. There’s so much information I can’t wait to share with all of you and I know I’m going to learn so much at […]

Merry Christmas!

I woke up this morning to the beautiful sight of snow falling outside my window. I got my wish for a white Christmas and my family together for the first time in five years! I hope for all of you that your wishes come true and that you have a lovely holiday. I may post […]

This is my winter song to you

This has been my favorite winter song for a few years now. It’s not really a Christmas song, mind you. It probably helps that the two singers/writers are some of my very favorite: Sara Bareilles and Ingrid Michaelson. The song is on a Christmas album with a really nice collaboration of songs, The Hotel Café […]

Walking in a winter wonderland

Today marks the winter solstice of this year and the official beginning of winter so I thought I’d share some of my snowy photos with you that I’ve taken within the past few weeks. I’ve been interested in the winter solstice ever since I read Jerry Spinelli’s book Love, Stargirl. Mostly what surprised me is […]