Saturday, December 31, 2011

A Handful of Stars

"Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere"
~Carl Sagan

Best wishes to all in the coming year,
yours truly

*seeds of the wildflower Cosmos Sulphureus


  1. Thank you for a year of beautiful images, inspirational thoughts, and silver smithed dreams. A belated happy birthday to the mister, wishing you and yours a wonderful 2012!

  2. Wonderful new banner & recent photos, esp the handsome hawk & Laura on the edge of the world! :-) ! I too thank you for sharing your imagination & gorgeous jewels!!!

    HAPPY NEW YEAR to all of you!!!! xoxoxoxoxo

  3. Happy New Year Ro! i love the new blog header!

  4. Those are gorgeous and should totally be made into jewelry! A brooch maybe? I hope you have a smashing finish to your year and best of beginnings in the new one. Cheers!

  5. love the new banner!
    wishing you a very happy new year!

  6. Thank you for the inspiration, beautiful photography, poetry and stories from along the trail...
    Happy New Year!

  7. wow your photos are always so great love them almost as much as your jewelry

  8. I love the new banner too! Wishing you the happiest of New Years Ro!

  9. Wishing you stars all year long, to shine brightly on you, showering you with good thoughts, happy thoughts and creativity.
    I know I speak for all the gals "Along the Trail" you sweet Ro. Thank you for a another year of wonderful quotes, pictures and inspiration.
    You are a light in this hectic world of ours.
    Happy New Year everyone!
    xo, xo!
    with hugs to
    your potter,
    your son,
    Marti and Banjo!

  10. Thank you too Susie for sharing your life and cute stories, you always make me smile.

    It's such a pleasure Priscilla, I'm hoping 2012 holds many bright spots for you.

    Thank you Sue, I still think about your special deer.

    I agree Sam nothing tops natures design elements, nothing. I'm always in wonder and awe. Smash!! bang**** happy year end for a few more hours~

    Back at cha Rae xoxo

    You are the dearest of dears Magda, my sweet friend :) xoxo

    Thanks for being interested Cinder, I love sharing, Happy New Year!!

    How sweet you are Nancy, all the best to you!

    I hope things go well for you and George Shannon, best wishes for the coming year.

    We love you back dear Deb, you're always a bright spot in my life, a supa star! xoxo

  11. Love the new banner and best wishes to you...see you in 2012 : )

  12. happy new years wishes ro and family. all the best for the coming year. xxx

  13. Happy New Year from our house to yours - to 2-legged and 4-legged creatures! Thanks for sharing all that you do......your blog is so much fun! Just wonderful.....just like you :o)

  14. Most glorious stars, Ro--most glorious indeed. Happy 2012 to you and your household and the followers along this trail!!!

  15. A big thank you for all the beautiful pictures and thoughts you've shared along your trail, and a Happy New Year full of new adventures!

  16. ✶✶✶✶ Happy New Year Mona✶✶✶✶✶

    〷 Lori, looking forward to more of your wonderful photography.

    Wishing all the best for you and your family Lisa including the furry ones ✕♡

    Aren't they Caroline, I could never understand why cosmos were thusly named until I saw the seeds. Warm wishes to you and your wonderful brood. ✖✖❍❍

    Thanks a million Sharon and thank you for reading along♡

  17. For all you star gazers remember to look up the evening of the 3rd for meteors. Hoping for clear desert skies and a cooperative moon. See you later in the week with pictures.

    Have fun!!!!!!!!

  18. Very cool! Seedpods of something... what?

  19. Dearest Ro, Please visit my blog to pick up a gift for you! Xo