Lavender sticks

Lavender sticks bound with raffia

You can’t go far in Aix without seeing lavender, or some product of lavender, on sale. These sticks were in a cart outside a shop in a street heavily trafficked by tourists. There’s a square crop below the fold, just because I like it as well. Continue reading

Passionflower leaf


The table at the house in Provence is an old, nailed door and it stands beneath a passionflower climbing over the loggia. The passionflower has now fruited and is losing the occasional leaf. This leaf was rearranged on the table to please my own eye.