It grows each year: my love for fall. Not to go too dark on you here but it shows us that life is somewhat fleeting. Autumn's arrival can take us by surprise, all dark and gloomy, making us swap flip-flops for boots. Bye-bye balmy nights and hello wind whipping around the house. The ground is covered in leaves and the outside world feels cold and uninviting.
But: it’s also a time for truly special moments of happiness that only this time of year brings. Fall is colorful and
Once upon a time… Isn’t that how all good fairy tales start? Only this one isn’t fiction but actually happened all the way back in the 17th Century. There was a time when tulips were two-hundred-times more expensive than… gold! That in itself seems entirely crazy. Almost unimaginable is that the highest demand was for ‘infected’ tulips – but more on that later. These days, seeing tulips poke their little heads through frosty soil, announcing that spring has arrived, is an ent