The stillness of winter

This morning I woke up and everything was covered with a white layer of frost and the sky was clear blue!  I put on warm layers of clothes and went outside. It was so beautiful!

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The viburnum and helleborus in our garden are blooming in soft pink tones.

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Even the persil seeds and sage look amazing with these frosted edges.

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I’m fascinated by moss: its texture, all the different shades of green, the softness, the fragile leaves… Even in winter it looks so vivid and bright, like its green never fades.


I couldn’t resist feeling the softness of the moss. It felt like a delicate carpet.

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Stillness is the flower of winter,

all hope waits beneath a blanket of white.


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Some tiny signs of spring… I’m so excited about these fresh green leaves awakening here and there!

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We are blessed to have our garden bordered on the nature reserve. It’s such a privilege to enjoy this unique nature landscape every day and see it changing with the seasons. I had such a peaceful and quiet walk, only the birds accompagnied me with their happy songs. It was the perfect start of my day!

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Now it’s time to drink a cup of tea and try a slice of homebaked honey cake with mixed spices.

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