One of the private access rooms in the greenhouse. This is where the secret business happens!

One of the private access rooms in the greenhouse. This is where the secret business happens!

Some photos from summer in Bhutan

From summer in the Adirondacks 

From summer in the Adirondacks 

I walk barefoot down dirt paths through the garden, finding tiny interactions in nature that fill me with wonder and excitement.   My photos remind me, during winter, of all the little buds waiting to sprout up from underneath the snow.  

This flower (Paphiopedilum delrosi) is part of the orchid family, a hybrid made by crossing P. rothschildianum with P. delenatii

This flower (Paphiopedilum delrosi) is part of the orchid family, a hybrid made by crossing P. rothschildianum with P. delenatii

Rivers have always held a calming power over me, this one was no exception.  Photo taken tonight on a frosty hike.

Rivers have always held a calming power over me, this one was no exception. Photo taken tonight on a frosty hike.

Hummus with kalamata olives on crispy whole wheat toast makes for a delicious snack any season!

Hummus with kalamata olives on crispy whole wheat toast makes for a delicious snack any season!

Snowy barns

Snowy barns

Professional relaxer cat

Professional relaxer cat