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Wet and Mossy Kind of Day

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An Ode and Thanks To Farmers

Farmers know where food comes from, not from shelves in grocery stores, nor from behind warehouse doors, not from bottles, cans or bags, with fancy coloured sale-price tags. Farmers know what real food is not plastic coated, perfect stuff, tasteless, … Continue reading

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Sun On Grass

If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for … Continue reading

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Pond

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Pond Plants 3

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Pond Plants 2

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Pond Plants

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Walnuts

We can tell when the walnuts are nearly ready to pick when the Stellar’s Jay and squirrels start  dropping them on the ground.  Might as well let them do the work and then we’ll go and pick them up.  Nice … Continue reading

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Another Strange Bug

Looks nasty but it wasn’t aggressive so hisnibs let it go. Always interesting bugs in the woods.

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Rain Yay!

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Fire Cracker Plant

Culphea Ignea ‘Vermillionaire’ Cigar plant, fire cracker plant I had this plant on our front step but the deer kept eating it.  Now it’s blooming happily behind deer netting.  Unfortunately the hummingbirds can’t get to it but at least we … Continue reading

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