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Another Project Finished

I finally finished the pineapple shawl project. Whew. I’ve been working on it for months, put it away a few times but it’s done.  I started it to use up all  my embroidery cotton threads that I no longer use.  … Continue reading

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Morning In My Studio

When I shut my studio door I lock out the woes of the world for a few hours. I’m looking out to a sea of ferns, still, quiet surrounded by cedar, alder and maple trees sanding tall, straight, unafraid. The … Continue reading

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Miniature World

A special gift from a friend who created it just for me. Built on part of a branch that fell off an ancient fir tree. Idyllic little world of green, flowers, trees and two sheep there, a tempting little cottage … Continue reading

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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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Another Driveway Vignette

Another beautiful spot by Middle Daughter.

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Drone In The Maple Tree

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Frames

It’s the frames which make some things important and some things forgotten. It’s all only frames from which the content rises. ~ Eve Babitz American writer

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Nature

We are created to read the book of creation so that we may know the Author of Life. —Ilia Delio

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Wet Coast Scene

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The Best Tree Yet

The Christmas lights were our nephew’s, he passed away this year. And many of the handmade bits bring memories or a tear. We hang these treasures on our tree, so that we’ll not forget the precious people in our life. … Continue reading

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Cactus Garden

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True Wisdom

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing. ~Socrates

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Obviously

The obvious is that which is never seen until someone expresses it simply. ~Kahlil Gibran    

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Winter In The Garden

New fennel shoots are poking up wondering if winter is over yet.  Not yet. . .

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Enthusiasm

There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment. ~Norman Vincent Peale

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