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Hope

Hope springs eternal in the human breast. ~Alexander Pope

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Fall Equinox

The last two roses of Summer. We picked them this morning and took the to my 100 year old mother.She sang “The Yellow Rose of Texas” to us as she held them and sniffed them. I hope the bud gives … Continue reading

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Happy September

‘Tis the last rose of summer, Left blooming alone; All her lovely companions Are faded and gone. –   Thomas Moore, The Last Rose of Summer, 1830

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Patterns of Life

I want to reflect Beauty Wonder Nature God so clearly that my imperfections only become part of the pattern. ©2010 Sharron R. McMillan

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Kindness

Kindness is never wasted. If it has no effect on the recipient, at least it benefits the bestower. ~ S.H. Simmons

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Garden Delight Rose

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Look at the size of this rose!

It’s so beautiful I just had to share.  There are three roses on this bush and they are all spectacular.  It’s a David Austin ‘Scepter’d Isle’ Correction: It’s a Tea Rose “Bewitched”

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Woodland Rose

Woodland or Dwarf Rose Rosa gymnocarpa BC’s smallest and most delicate wild rose. Shrub to 4’ tall. Many weak prickles. Pale pink, dainty flower. Hip a small orange pear shaped. Eaten by the natives to sustain life in times of … Continue reading

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Wild Rose

It May Have Thorns Like the flower you gave me and the words you chose so I give my love as you gave me the rose. Though it is not perfect and could cause you pain for its scent is … Continue reading

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Birthday Rose Bush

A rose needs time and care to be maintained to it’s full potential. And like friendship, once nourished we find it was well worth the effort. ~Unknown

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Be Still

“To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders” ~Lieh Tzu

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Gratitude

When a person doesn’t have gratitude, something is missing in his or her humanity. A person can almost be defined by his or her attitude toward gratitude. ~Elie Wiesel

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Thankful For Rain

Finally, some moisture for our very dry garden and forest. Thank you for rain.

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