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Warmth of Kindness

I place another dry fir log onto hot coals in the wood stove, I am warmed and filled with thankfulness for a tree once dead and seemingly useless that fell one windy night across our power lines. Hydro was there … Continue reading

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Crafts: Sammy Seal

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Homemade Cedar Doors

Finished and hung. From the inside looking outAnd from the outside looking in.  Trim and hardware still to do but we love our homemade doors.

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Ultimate Recycling

Fallen cedar tree reborn into beautiful cedar posts that will hold our new French Doors.

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Fall Back

Fall back to golden chilly days to crackling fire and morning haze, woollen socks to warm our toes, curled up in our mohair throws. Back to winter’s basic norm, splitting wood and keeping warm. ©2019 Sharron R. McMillan

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Living The Simple Life

The easeful days, the dreamless nights the homely round of plain delights The calm, the unambitioned mind which all men seek, and few men find. ~ Austin Dobson

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Together

How good and pleasant it is when brothers live together in unity. ~Psalms

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Ducklings Are Growing

Hanging out with Boris, their daddy.  They really are cute little critters.

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Mocha In The Puzzle Box

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Sleep

The sleep of the working man is pleasant whether he eats little or much but the full stomach of the rich man does not allow him to sleep. ~Ecclesiastes  

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Crafts – Crocheted Mat

I used up most of my old embroidery and cross stitch threads on this mat. I used one teal coloured thread throughout and added to other strands of colour as I went.  It was fun making it and I’m enjoying … Continue reading

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Crafts – Drawstring Bag

Crocheted cotton Drawstring Bags, green and blue. These were fun to make.

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Clearing A Spot

To begin is half the work. ~ Decimus Magnus Ausonuius.

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Our New Great Grand Babies

17 Muscovy ducklings! Just one day old and already exploring the big world.

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Empty Nest

The day a child realizes that all adults are imperfect, he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise. ~ Alden Nowlan

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