Archive for May 2017

A coat for all seasons

A coat for all seasons
A coat for all seasons, is there such a thing? I am still searching. How many coats does it take to survive a Chicago winter? My fellow ChicagoNow blogger, Kathy Mathews,  models fourteen examples in her wonderful post!  You can read it here. Spring weather also has its challenges. Days of sun, days of rain. Sun and 60’s, rain... Read more »

What's so special about the full moon tonight?

What's so special about the full moon tonight?
Native Americans called the May full moon the Flower Moon. And all around us now, the earth is in bloom. Pansies in planters!  Gardens are full of  colorful tulips. There are buds on the peonies. Parkways are lush with  violets and dandelions. This May full moon is also called the Wesak moon, celebrating the life of Gautama, the... Read more »