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fave photo of 2016

fave photo of 2016 angela amias

  December Reflections day 3: fave photo of 2016. This isn't actually my favorite photo of the year. All my very favorite photos are of my children, who prefer to remain anonymous. I do love this photo of me, taken by my sister at a coffeeshop in Cardiff, Wales. I look so happy. We were spending an afternoon at Coffee Barkers (truly my favorite coffeeshop in the world). She was working on her dissertation and I'd secured a spot on the chesterfield and had spread out my travel art kit and art journal next to me. Usually when...

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what makes me happy today

simple pleasures- caught in the rain

It's been a long time since I've been caught in the rain while walking. Today, I discovered that my new favorite boots are most definitely not waterproof. Which is sad, because I love them and because if they are not waterproof, they are also probably not snowproof (I know that's not a real word, but it should be.) Despite the wet feet and wet tights and wet dress, I had the chance to remember how much I love walking in the rain. And how much I love the sound of rain on dry fall leaves. Mmm....

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