Gardens, Harvests, and Healers

The weather has turned. After a stormy day yesterday, today dawned bright, cool and windy. Now, the clouds have rolled back in. The sound and feel of Autumn hangs in the air.

I’m eating cereal with local blueberries, and listening to the Proms on BBC. We arrived home late Saturday, following a week at the family home on the Northern Maine coast. Last year we did not make it to Maine, so this trip was particularly sweet. The eagle who used to roost in the tree off the deck has apparently not been around this summer. He is much missed. However, this week two immature eagles appeared, one settling into the tree! Before Maine, we were visiting family in the Midwest, where we were reminded of the true taste of corn and tomatoes! Continue reading