Sunday, February 12, 2012

All on a Winters Day

 

mosaic with scrapbook paper

All the leaves are brown
All the leaves are brown
And the sky is grey
And the sky is grey
I've been for a walk
I've been for a walk
On a winters day
On a winters day
Id be safe and warm
Id be safe and warm
If I was in l.a.
If I was in l.a.
California dreamin
California dreamin
On such a winters day

Can you hear the music.    It wasn’t California but it was a beautiful sunny and snowy morning.   I was out shoveling the drive way and just enjoying the sun on my face.  We haven’t had much sun lately.    St Francis had a snowy white cloak on to keep him warm. The birds were atwitter.    The plume of the seed head on the Goat’s Beard look beautiful with a blue sky background.   The goldfinches are enjoying the sun and the Niger seed in the feeders.  Hope you had a wonderful weekend.

We have a full week of appointments for my husband at Southlake Cancer Centre this week.   Since finding out that he has Cancer in the Esophagus we have had many of these appointments.   I am praying that all will be well and he can be cured.   For the moment he is too weak to do much and I am learning skills that I never had to bother with before.

I am joining with Mary for Mosaic Monday.   Valerie

 

19 comments:

eileeninmd said...

Pretty song, on these cold days I would am dreaming about warm California too. Lovely mosaic, the Goldies are cute! I will keep you and your dear hubby in my prayers. Take care and I wish you a great week ahead.

Marydon said...

Lovely share. Yes, it will hum in my head all day now.

So hope your husband comes along well with his treatments. Prayers are lifting for you both.

Happy Valentine's
TTFN ~
Hugs & prayers,
Marydon

A Garden of Threads said...

There certainly was a beautiful blue sky this morning, I stood at the window marvelling at the colour. I am always here and I my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Positive thoughts and one day at a time my BFF. hugs, Jen. xo

Crafty Gardener said...

Yes I could hear the music. It was also very windy here so it made it quite chilly when I was outside. Hoping things go well for your husband. One of our neighbours just went through all the treatment and fingers crossed the cancer was removed.

Pamela Gordon said...

One of my favorite songs from the 60's. Beautiful mosaic Valerie. I'm so sorry to hear about your husband's cancer and wish him well. Prayers for healing for him and strength for you both. God bless. Pamela

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

I will keep your husband in my prayers, and you, too, my friend! I know it's a hard time. Love your snowy photos and the song! ♥

podso said...

I am so sorry about your husband, that is really tough news but there is so much they can do for cancer, there is hope. Your mosaic is beautiful--the photo of the bench is just exquisite. Hope this week goes well for you,

black eyed susans kitchen said...

Wonderful song to accompany your such a pretty mosaic!

Snap said...

California dreaming .. remember it! A little sunshine would be good for us all. Best wishes to you and your husband. Cancer of the esophagus is a difficult battle to wage ... for everyone.

Lorrie said...

I'm sorry to hear about your husband's cancer, Valerie. This is a difficult time for both of you. I pray that you will be strengthened each day.

Love the snow scenes. We've seen very little of the white stuff around here.

Teacup-In-The-Garden said...

A wonderful mosaic!
Have a great week,
Markus

Lavender Cottage said...

Sorry to hear about your husband Val.
Judith

Ingmarie We said...

A very fine post and a lovely mosaic.

Pat @ Mille Fiori Favoriti said...

Hi Valerie
I am so sorry to hear about your husband's cancer diagnosis. I will keep you both in my prayers that he will have successful treatment. There are so many advances being made all the time so keep hope!
Your mosaics are beautiful! i really like the view of the snow filled bench from above.

Thank you for your advice on my hairstyle. I will definitely have hair and make up done the wedding day professionally --my daughter already hired soemone to do that for us both. It will be a fun treat!

My Little Home and Garden said...

I'm wishing you and your husband well as he goes through his treatments, Val. There is plenty of cause for hope, these days.

Karen Harvey Cox said...

My prayers are with you and your husband.

Karen

Mary Howell Cromer said...

Blessings for your husband as well as for your family as he goes through the treatments~ Happy Valentine's Day~

shirley said...

Oh, this is a beautiful mosaic and the song lyrics are perfect.

Jill Harrison said...

I can hear the music and the images to go with it are so beautiful. I love seeing winter images while we are hear in summer. I was so sorry to read about your husband's Cancer - and all I can do is send my prayers and thoughts to you both.
Take care. I know you will find an inner strength you never knew you had.