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audio 01:17 Frozen Apples

Frozen Apples

We left a lot of apples on one of our tress this fall. Nature has decorated them with a coating of ice and snow. I pause every time I drive by them to appreciate this artistic masterpiece. I am grateful to have those special moments.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/29/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:35 Snaggles


Somewhere between a snag and a tangle, the limbs on the ice-laden birch tree created a beautiful sight. Besides the beauty, was the apparent danger that everything was very slippery. I enjoyed the beauty while proceeding with caution.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/28/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:18 Overload


The log cabin birdhouse has a roof that is overloaded with snow. It reminds me of how many people feel during the holiday season. It is easy to forget that Nature’s beauty can help step out from under overloads for a few grateful moments.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/27/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:12 Winter Decorations

Winter Decorations

Winter is in full decorating mode. It has plastered the trees with white snow and coated the branches with ice that shines in the sun. It is truly a winter wonderland and each twig is unique unto itself.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/26/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:10 I'm Dreaming

I'm Dreaming

With attending over a dozen concerts this month, and countless miles on the road, my head is buzzing with songs of the season. One of those is “I’m dreaming of a White Christmas.” I wonder what would happen if everyone together dreamed of “Peace on Earth.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/25/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:41 Through the Notches

Through the Notches

Looking to the north and west from the Lupine Field I can see a solid line of mountain peaks that seem to be blocking the way. Then I see the notches that provide openings. Life’s journey has “notches” to help find our way.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/24/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:12 Cones and Candles

Cones and Candles

I am grateful in life for the opportunity to observe Nature from a different perspective than some might. Cones and candles on a pine tree serve to remind me of the incredible beauty that surrounds us.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/23/2017 11:00 AM

audio 01:15 The Countup has Begun

The Countup has Begun

We are now on our way up until spring! Each day will grow a little longer in length, only seconds at first, but eventually by minutes. The holiday lights keep the nights bright for now. Each day is a measure of gratitude.

Posted by Michael Hathaway, 12/22/2017 11:00 AM