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Hyacinth

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He Planted Peas

News is bleak from this disease more warnings, more decrees, what can one do? He planted peas.

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It Is Definitely Spring

You know it’s been a long winter when you get excited about seeing the first slugs of the year.

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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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Plant Something

Believe in tomorrow Hope for the future Go outside and make  a corner of your world beautiful.

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Rhubarb Is Awake

Dreaming of rhubarb pie, stewed rhubarb (stupid barb is what we call it) mmm Tea from boiled leaves keeps club root from brassicas and black spot off roses. Fruit stalks are mildly laxative, rich in potassium, vitamin C and fibre … Continue reading

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Garden Trio

I found this lovely blues trio in the raspberry patch making beautiful harmony together.

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Primrose Smiles

Primrose from my Valentine now in my garden shine turned up faces in the sun bring smiles every time. ©2020 Sharron R. McMillan

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Pond Shots 2

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Blank Verse

Blank Verse My mind is like a leaf floating on the surface of a stream – depth, colour, no sound, content to drift whichever way breezes blow or waters flow. Blank mind, blank verse. ©2013 Sharron R. McMillan

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Periwinkle Thinks It’s Spring

It makes me smile to come across tiny blue periwinkle flowers in the flowerbeds.  Like a promise to me that spring is truly on its way. The Periwinkle Flower’s Message Is: Reach out to make new friendships while remembering the … Continue reading

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Another Driveway Vignette

Another beautiful spot by Middle Daughter.

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Spiffing up the driveway entrance

Middle daughter did a beautiful moss garden and rockery along one edge of the driveway. Looks so nice with the sun on it.  She has more plans for further down the driveway too. Vignettes like this around our acreage fill … Continue reading

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Snow Globe

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Bunnykins cactus

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