A diary of home
There is work
I must now begin.
Sitting at the kitchen table with my coffee I begin to plan my day.
Early morning light pours in through the window above the sink
promising a warm and pretty day.
If it were cooler the windows would be open so the smell of the harbour
and sounds of the boats would be drifting in.
It’s going to be another hot day however, so I have the air conditioner started
and windows closed up tight.
Wednesdays are for cleaning the kitchen.
Counters wiped down, fridge cleaned out
old wooden hutch dusted and polished.
The garden hose broke yesterday.
It will need replacing before the afternoon heat hits.
Evening will find chicken and dumplings bubbling on the back burner
A fresh salad with garden lettuce and cucumbers from the farmer’s market.
Fresh lemonade seasoned with lavender gathered from the herb garden.
Summer days are long and slow....
Twilights are for sitting out on the back patio playing guitar in the indigo light and
watching the stars come out in the gloaming.
Make it pretty Monday
All about home
Charming homes and gardens
Grace at home
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