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The Story of Our Earth

In every out-thrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth. ~Rachel Carson Advertisements

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Hazelnut Harvest

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A Magic Garden That I Know

A magic garden that I know. . .Where red birds sing and blue frogs grow. . . Where ducks stop in and then they stay. . . and raccoon’s favourite place to play. A magic garden that I know. . … Continue reading

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Plum Jam

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Bread and Butter Pickles

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Canning Bee

18 quarts of tomatoes 62 pints of kernel corn 30 pints of plums Two days of canning

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The Woods Are Sighing With Relief

Rain on the Ornamental Red Maple.

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Coleus Colours

Coleus on Middle Daughter’s Deck.  Beautiful colours.

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One Golden Plum

Our whole golden plum crop – one golden plum. We shared it and it tasted divine. ©Sharron R. McMillan  

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Just Being Happy

Happily ever after was a fairy tale I so much wanted to live in. But now  happy is in spite of what I don’t like, overlooking what I can’t change, making do with what I have, not hoping for more. … Continue reading

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Spying On Sunflowers Spying On Me

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Boreal Bluet Dragonfly

Boreal Bluet Enallagma boreale

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Sweet Orange Tomatoes

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Kiwi Fruit

The kiwi are getting a nice size and there are lots on the vine this year.  They like their new location in the orchard.  Looking forward to our own fresh, organic kiwi in a month or so.

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Freedom

If you can be with the pleasant without chasing after it, with the unpleasant without resisting it, and with the neutral without ignoring it – that is an incredible freedom. ~Rick Hanson, Ph.D.

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