The Roman ruins of Volubilis are found close to the city of Meknes in Morocco. It was one of the Roman Empire’s most remote locations with some of the most impressive monuments built in the 2nd and 3rd centuries AD. It is thought that this area supplied Rome with olives and wheat. Around 280 BC … More Roman ruins basked in spring
Sunday and nice weather equals picnics. We made our way to the local park too.Food vendors greeted us at the entrance. We were quick to hand over a dirham (about 12 cents) for a bag of popcorn. I had my eye on the homemade potato chip vendor (with the brownish awning), but I figured we … More Spring has sprung
Home sweet home! Here I am on the second floor balcony. You can see our front entranceway (by the white square on the wall) which opens to a narrow patch of grass and then the front door. The door opens into ….…. our huge salon/living room. Can you believe the size of this? We love … More New home
When we moved here in 2006 one of the first plants we got was a Jade plant. My mom always loved Jades so I was attracted to it. I had about four plants in our first 3rd floor apartment and the little Jade remained small and spindly (due to the lack of light). After four … More Mother Jade
It’s a wonderful thing to see greenery and sunshine! I’m so thankful for this balcony that is off our salon (living room). It provides life and light.