Actually I fall for the blues and greens first, but you can't deny what October does. Always stuns me.

Celebrating October

My favorite color is October. October is beautiful. And my first baby was born in October!

Butchart Gardens near Victoria, British Columbia.  Around 100 years ago Jennie Butchart, the wife of a Portland Cement magnate, decided to turn their exhausted quarry pit into a sunken garden. The original garden was completed in 1921 Today, over a million bedding plants a year are used throughout the gardens and over a million visitors visit Butchart Gardens annually.

butchart gardens, vancouver island - everyone who has ever visited these outstanding gardens in Victoria, BC go home with visions of this in their back yard ! Many dream . The Butchart Gardens . heaven on earth.

Where I want to be:-)

At Castle Lakes, just outside of Lake City, on the Alpine Loop Byway in southwest Colorado.

winding path

(Yew Tree Tunnel, Netherlands) This reminds me of the fairy trails from fairy tails I read as a kid. I always thought that maybe secret trails would appear out of the brush to led a curious wanderer to a hidden world with magic.

Wildflowers in Israel

SoCal Edison Building Largest USA Wind Farm In Tehachapi Desert, Central California

Valley of Flowers National Park: Uttarakhand, India -- see whole series of beautiful colors of Nature at this site. Reminds me of the words to "How Great Thou Art"


Photo of The shelter in the valley Ávtsusjvágge. Kungsleden hiking trail between Saltoluokta and the Sitojaure cottages, Norrbotten County (northern Lapland).

Beautiful lake in California

Beautiful lake in California


Castle House Island in Dublin, Ireland. Castle House Island in Dublin, Ireland. Thank you, Anna for helping me find my new home :)