‘Clearing The Way’

How we enjoyed those sunny days over the past weekend – it was such a blessing – not only simply to enjoy – but allowing us to get into the garden and begin some clearing up.

Having only recently moved here – this was the first opportunity to get out there and really see what needed to be done.

It was very obvious that the garden had been neglected for a number of years – climbing roses had run wild – entangling themselves among other trees – and endangering the electric wires running around the house – what a job we had cutting them free – and being attacked by those sharp thorns.

There were small trees and bushes encroaching on the grass – leaving bare patches as we cleared them away – and revealing clumps of dainty spring flowers that they had previously hidden.

It was hard work – cutting – digging – uprooting – yet what a transformation when the job was done! Now we could see all sorts of possibilities – spaces made – to grow whatever we wanted – an almost blank canvas that we could work with – creating a space for – not only the plants to grow – but for us to grow too.

It represented that new season for us – a time when so much had been dug up – uprooted – in our lives – when we had to take the opportunity to replant – to see new possibilities – to grow – expand – and flourish in this new place.

Life is so often like that – there are times when we need to clear out – to make way for new things to grow in our lives.

As this quote says : “Some changes look negative on the surface – but you will soon realize that space is being created in your life for something new to emerge”

Blessings Lois

3 Comments Add yours

  1. knsander97 says:

    Very true Lois, and made me think differently about negative things happening in my life. How it may just pave the way for something special and beautiful to happen.
    Kylie xox

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    1. loisastwood says:

      Praying with you that you will find it so – blessings Lois

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  2. knsander97 says:

    Thank you Lois blessings to you as well 🙏


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