Snowdogs & Snowbirds

Over night is was snowing in the Dolomite Alps in Südtirol where we were celebrating christmas. Such a surprise waking up in this totally snow-covered winter landscape with so much soft snow that our puppy dog Lilly changed immediately into a funny snow rabbit. So much fun to see how much fun she has. Also … Continue reading

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True Nature

On my way to family and homeland in the Black Forest at the border triangle to France and Switzerland an good friend and artist, the owner of a spiritual school from the City of Angels (LA) have sent these lines to us: “During these changing and often confusing times, remember to stay focused on that which … Continue reading

Harvest Season

One of these gentle humid fall days in the afternoon and my garden looks like peaceful composition, tenderly dying. Fruits are falling, into the dark creamy land, deadhead flowers send their colorful compliments, a late kiss of life, on brown shafts. Cobwebbed. They die of thirst. It seems. Too much rain. Overkill. Nature is fetching … Continue reading

Live the yummy life of Riley

Sunny warm days and cool nights – I love it. Walk the dog and having breakfast under the trees on my way to the vineyard, where Lilly likes to hunt rabbits. Mirabelles, plums and pears (Williams) stood this morning on the menu. The trees are groaning under the weight of too many ripe fruit this … Continue reading

Pure, Pretty, Perfect

Nature is pure, pretty and perfect. Actually. For a time. Such is life. And photography. Fleeting. Vulnerable.

Summer is the sweetest

Summertime in the Alsace and all fruits and berries in our garden are ripe at the same time – gorgeous. Strawberries, cherries, apricots, red and blackcurrants, raspberries and blackberries. What a wonderful coincidence that we are working  on a new vegan cookbook about yummy and healthy sweets at the moment. My sweetie is creating the … Continue reading

The Ingredients of Love

The smile of a woman. The smell of roses. The sound of the ocean. The song of nature. The man in the mirror. You.

Gold, Butter, Sunshine, Pleasure

Yellow is the color of gold, butter, or ripe lemons. In the spectrum of visible light, and in the traditional color wheel used by painters, yellow is located between green and orange. Yellow is commonly associated with gold, sunshine, reason, optimism and pleasure, but also with envy, jealousy and betrayal. It plays an important part in … Continue reading

Sunshine Poetry

“The sun never says to the earth, ‘You owe me.’ Look what happens with a love like that. It lights up the whole sky.” – Hafiz, was a Persian mystic and poet.

Viva la Poesía!

I know it’s not summer yet, it’s not even spring in some parts of this world, but it’s good to have the summer and spring in your hearts, and souls. To start new things, to plant the seeds for the future and let the sun shine in… That’s what this post is all about. Soulpics. … Continue reading

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