I have experienced the best thing about having time away from home, is coming home. For whatever challenges, discouragements, heartaches, or disappointments we feel – there really is (like Dorothy says!) no place like home.
Look at these anticipating faces! Such excitement for an unknown surprise. Can I always hold life tenderly, with such eagerness? Each day is a gift. This week has been a true blessing… so much open time, so much sunshine… here I am skipping through our developing “food forest” (so far asian pear, blueberry, red currant, garlic, wintergreen, comfrey, and still going…) in my new (free!) gardening dress:
“I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being” ~ Hafiz