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Love Where You Live

If you live in the city don’t whine about crime, if you live near a factory there’s going to be grime. If you live by a freeway get used to the noise, If you live with children then step over … Continue reading

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Wild Salmon Sticks

Another wonderful installation by middle daughter, fish in her dry pond creation.

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Hidden Oasis In the Ferns

What’s that in the ferns? Move closer. . . A hidden oasis in the ferns.  Lovely! Another lovely Middle Daughter’s Creation.

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Hermit Moments

Hermit Moments with yourself, by yourself, accepting yourself, loving yourself, learning all the wisdom of the world. ©2015 Sharron R. McMillan

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Woodshed Half Full

Hisnibs and I got the mountain of firewood stacked in the woodshed.  That’s almost half the firewood we need for the winter.  More splitting and stacking to do yet to ensure cozy days by the fire this winter.

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Firewood Still Out In The Woods

More firewood still out in the woods waiting to be split and brought to the woodshed.

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Gathering Winter Firewood

It takes Hisnibs and helper about ten days of the summer to cut, split and stack firewood to keep our two houses warm all winter.  A good start on it here. There are 60 pieces of firewood per bucket load … Continue reading

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Message From An Eagle

The eagle does not escape the storm. The eagle simply uses the storm to lift it higher. It spreads its mighty wings and rises on the winds that bring the storm.      Jack White

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Entwined

We have grown together like two different species of plants entwined but not dependent, at least I like to think so. ©Excerpt from “Entwined” Sharron R. McMillan

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Victim or Victor

A victim continues to look at what they lost, a victor looks at what was kept.

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Patterns

Pay attention to the intricate patterns of your existence that you take for granted. ~Doug Dillon

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Build A Fence

Build a little fence of trust around today; Fill the space with loving deeds, and therein stay.      Mary Butts

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Each and Every Day Is A Gift

Unwrap it, admire it, enjoy it. And be thankful at the end of it.

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Take Time To Stand and Stare

If you stand perfectly still and stare long enough at the litter of maple leaves on the ground,  you’ll be surprised to see them moving and then a bird comes into focus and then another and another.  Masters of camouflage, … Continue reading

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Life is Bursting out All Over

Walk around your neighbourhood, find a path or a trail and take a walk through nature, life is all around us in spite of dire news.  Take all the necessary precautions but embrace life, hope for solutions, believe in miracles … Continue reading

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