End of Halloween

I always put the pumpkins outside of the gate to rot after Halloween has ended.  They are a reminder to me of the passage of time.  Time goes quickly and the pumpkins slowly rot to nothing until the next Halloween is just around the corner.

New Year’s Morning 2017

It is 6:49 AM on the first day of 2017.  I woke up much later than usual not due to staying up until midnight or drinking too much:  I woke up later than usual from a busy day hiking, playing with the boys then having three small champagne glasses of Louis d’Estree Sparkling Méthode Traditionnelle […]