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Smiles Around My Yard

Middle daughter and son-in-law created these cute glass daisies on stakes and planted them in a block of moss.  They make me smile every time I walk past them.  Creativity is a gift I am surrounded with.

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Sunday Date

A photographer’s idea of the perfect date is visiting the cemetery on a sunny Sunday afternoon to take photos of headstones. People working on their family tree or trying to find family information such as death and birth dates can … Continue reading

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Fresh From the Ocean And Garden Dinner

We went out on the boat to check the prawn trap.  Lots of prawns for dinner Surf and Turf – Prawns and ribs, coconut rice and salad from the garden – a Feast!

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Sign of the Times

Two masked men appeared at our door the other day and we let them in! Who would have thought that scenario would become normal. Our old trusty drier packed it in and our local appliance store delivered our new one, … 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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My Favourite Hangout

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I Baked Bread

Best thing to do when you’re losing control, get out some flour and one big bowl, let go your thoughts of worry and woe, knead it and knead it until you know all will be well, it will rise just … Continue reading

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My Birthday Bouquet

Pussy willows, huckleberry and a daffodil.  Lovely.

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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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Periwinkle Thinks It’s Spring

It makes me smile to come across tiny blue periwinkle flowers in the flowerbeds.  Like a promise to me that spring is truly on its way. The Periwinkle Flower’s Message Is: Reach out to make new friendships while remembering the … Continue reading

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A Lovely Blessing

To the traveller of land, sea, and air may you be strengthened in heart, mind, and soul. May the hands that hold your needles be steadfast and sure and may our yarn bring you peace as it travels through your … Continue reading

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Free Range Germs

If people would take care of themselves when they get sick we wouldn’t have these epidemics. Kids get sick and go to school anyway because parents have to go to work. Teachers get sick and go to school anyway thinking … Continue reading

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Make Meaning

The human ability to make meaning is so versatile, so powerful, that it can make almost anything tolerable, so long as it’s woven into a bigger story that makes it meaningful. We need to reflect consciously on the ways we … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day

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A Ball of this and a Ball of that

I used up a lots leftover balls of wool for this crocheted vest.

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