Goodbye Winter

Can’t believe I’m saying goodbye to winter! Thank God for the beautiful Morton Arboretum  where I walked almost every day. There’s nothing like nature. Learning to embrace the seasons and love each one fully. God does all things well.

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The pine stays green in winter…wisdom in hardship. ~ Norman Douglas

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Winter Is Still Here in Chicago!

I can’t believe I’m bringing you snow and ice just a few days after the official day of spring, but this is Chicago and being unpredictable is what we’re all about! :) Too cold for my liking for this time of year, but it is so pretty.

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“Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in.”

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S N O W

It is February 23rd and I’m leaving all this behind today for California for about two weeks! It’s been a really cold winter and we’ve had plenty of sub-zero days. I’ve tried to enjoy this for as long as possible but I can’t take it anymore! :)

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In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. ~ Albert Camus

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