color, glorious color

Some of you know that I just returned from a trip to Guatemala where I was cooking at a writer's workshop on beautiful lake Atitlan.  I arrived back in New Hampshire early Monday morning.  The day was gray and I was struck by the absence of all of the color that had surrounded me for the past couple of weeks.  This post will be mostly photos-- a feast of color for all of us that are slogging through the drab days of late winter.

view from the porch

entrance from dock
end of the day
my bedroom up in the peak

views from my bed
housekeeping day--I was so touched that the housekeeper had placed my glasses carefully beneath my books--pretty sweet
view from the shower
from my room

market day
Danny painting from the deck of his room
beautiful flowers

kitchen scenes and Danny's postcard paintings

local boys at play
attendees arriving in the pouring rain
Lisa and Joyce

It is nice to be home, but I have to say that spring can not come quickly enough!


john Altobello said...

Absolutely fabulous, Lisa, and the view from your room is superb. What an antidote to a dreary, rainy day in New England. John

Cyndie Katz said...

Well that was a real change of pace/space from NH. Hope you were able to come home recharged. Hugs, Cyndie

samantha said...

gorgeous photos, lisa! :)

PaulR said...

Great photos; great looking place.

maf said...

Know you had a great time - the pictures are great!

Carrie Williar said...

What an amazing opportunity! I bet you're full of inspiration from such an experience!

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