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Garden Fence Art 2

Odd bits of architectural hardware looks great on a cedar fence.

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Garden Fence Art 1

When the world wearies and society fails to satisfy, there is always the garden. ~Minnie Aumonier

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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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Scented Yard 2

Osmanthus Delavayi  (Delavay Tea Olive) Flowers are regarded as edible, floated as a fragrant garnish in drinks, or dried & added as a seasoning in fancy tea mixes, or in potpourri. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds Means: fragrant flowers.    

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Now Is The Time

A few 2×6’s, a load of dirt, a few packages of seeds = a garden Now is the perfect time to grow your own food. Imagine picking your own salad, steaming your own peas mashing your own potatoes. No line … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones

Middle daughter has been creating her magic all over our entrance.  This little wattle fence made from woven hazel nut pruning marks the edge of the driveway so creatively. Stones from around the property outline and beautify the path to … Continue reading

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Happy surprise in the Garden

This bucket of pansies was hanging in the garden all winter, I thought they were dead and voila!  sprung into life again.  I love these happy faces grinning at me every time I go out to the garden.

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Gardening Today

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My Favourite Hangout

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Garden Totem

Middle daughter made this garden totem for eldest daughter’s birthday. The blocks spin and you can change the story.

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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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