The Winter Solstice occurs at 12:30am on December 22nd and with it, a return to the longer days I love. Time to celebrate! May your holidays be grand! Photos by the author. If you copy, please link back.
The wonderful documentary, A Man Named Pearl, shows on Oprah's network, OWN, this Sunday, December 18th, during the 'Super Soul Sunday' block from 8-11am. Check for TV schedules here. See here for more information about the documentary. Thanks to Amy Stewart at Garden Rant for the heads-up. Steve and I had the pleasure of visiting Mr. Pearl's garden in Bishopville, SC (near Florence, SC), in the Winter of 2010. [...]
Wonderful time-lapse video... Acorn to Oak filmed over 8 month period Hat tip to Catherine.
Here is a wonderful video of the murmuration, or gathering, of starlings, captured in Ireland. When you need a minute in this Season of Crazy to just stop, stop...sit and watch this video. It is beautifully calming. Murmuration Shared via the wonderful blog A Way to Garden by Margaret Roach http://awaytogarden.com/