A taste of spring…..

During the past few days, here in London and other parts of the UK, we have experienced a taste of spring….

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With warm temperatures, and lots of sunshine, It is clear to see that the sap is flowing and new life is bursting forth in every direction.

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This may well have influenced a dream I had a week ago, which showed my bedroom in a completely different configuration, and so over this past weekend I flung open the windows and got into a spring cleaning – reorganisation mode…..all of which I put down to the weather:)

The outcome is that my dream was right….everything about the changes made are positive…..however, I always forget that when I re-organise one area of my flat, it leads to another, and so for the remainder of this week, I will  be ‘spring cleaning’ throughout…

Spring is the time for plans and projects.   Leo Tolstoy. 

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Last year, winter stayed with us until the beginning of June.    Consequently, I felt none of this need to re-feather my nest.   Instead it felt as we were in a long hibernation… body clocks were confused – for humans, animals, birds, flora and fauna alike.

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All of this has reminded me of the importance of rhythm, structure and ritual in my life.

As a morning person, it is vital that I begin my day a certain way….with stretching and meditation.    With that in place, usually the rest of the day flows well.

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A Bientôt

7 thoughts on “A taste of spring…..

  1. K and J

    I find it interesting that you dreamed something before you did it.Of course the conscious mind is a small part of the whole.Those images where there are more shadows than flowers are very beautiful.xx

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  2. ShimonZ

    I love these beautiful compositions of the flowers together with the light and shadow, Janet. As for the spring cleaning, always a great idea… though it come burdensome when it’s just motivated by a sense of obligation. How good it is when it turns into the realization of a dream. Wishing you a very inspiring spring.

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  3. snowbird

    I loved the interaction of the shadows and those beautiful daffadowndillies…..wonderful. There is nothing better than a spring clean, the light and energy flow so much better and it is so rejuvenating, but as you say, one area always leads to another! xxx

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