A mound of fresh corn crowned with a cherry tomato and a star of creamy, wild cheese.
Sometimes God gives you special moments to appreciate the beauty and intrigue of His creation. Simple as it may be, I feel this moment was a gift to me and I’d like to share it with you.
Assisted by the window blinds, the morning sun blessed my citrus with an aura of golden bliss.
Golden Citrus by Nathan Parkinson, Mar 2023
Winter is a core part of living in a semi-northern climate, but with the challenges of cold and snow come great beauty. While the day began gloomy as usual, the sky cleared to a gorgeous blue. (Photos taken March 4, 2023)
I love the
weeds wild flowers that grow in my area of Ontario, Canada. This little jewel — the Bird’s-foot Trefoil — is just one of my favourites.
Here’s a glimpse of the real thing.
They tend to grow in bright little patches by roads or in open fields. A brilliant display of God’s handiwork. Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed as one of these jewels of the field (Matthew 6:28, 29; Luke 12:27). As an artist I rejoice and praise The Artist for His gifts of such fine beauty!
Here’s a couple quick links to learn more about the plant and see more pictures if you’re interested:
I’d love to hear if you’ve seen these little treasures growing in your area — wherever you are in the world.