Saturday, December 15, 2012

Three candles burning... Drei Kerzen brennen...

And  the world shines slowly towards Christmas.  
And who holds it in his hands, 
knows about the 

Und so leuchtet die Welt
langsam der Weihnacht entgegen.
Und der sie in den Händen  hält, weiß um den Segen!

Matthias Claudius (1740-1815)

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Red is the colour of the season...Rot ist die Farbe der Saison...

Red is the colour of the season...
Anthurium, also called "flamingo flower" or "boy flower" is blooming right now in our sun room ...

...together with Geranium Vancouver Centennial and Poinsettias .

A red heart and candles decorate our fireplace in our living room.