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Winter Wardrobes

Winter is on it’s way. . . Evergreens wait patiently for cold weather, their trendy green tips accenting darker winter wardrobes. Maples, finding nothing new to wear, choose to spend winter naked rather than wear the same thing two years … Continue reading

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Message From A Tree

This is the semaphore sign for the letter H or the number 8. Is he saying Hello, Help or warning us, 8 years left before these ferns disappear?

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Mushroom Weather

Mushrooms are popping up everywhere throughout the woods.    

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Shhhhh

One who is noisy in the wood, scares away mushrooms. ~Russian proverb

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Our Own Little Worlds

We create them, our own little worlds where we think we are the same, we have a label, we have a name. We are the wise, who know what is best for all those others not part of our quest. … Continue reading

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November Chill

Naked and cold she shivers in the November wind hoping to shed the last tenacious leaves and finally go dormant until Spring. ©2019 Sharron R. McMillan

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Ducklings are almost as big as their parents now

Eating like little pigs and growing like weeds

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It’s Time To Live In Peace and Harmony

The war to end all wars didn’t. Still wars tear people and countries apart. Why are we so slow to learn how to get along, how to share and take care of the beautiful world we’ve inherited. It’s not about … Continue reading

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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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The Universe

The universe is a single reality— one long sweeping spectacular process of interconnected events. The universe is not a place where evolution happens; it is evolution happening. It is not a stage on which dramas unfold; it is the unfolding … Continue reading

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Mushroom Wisdom

We all grow up with the weight of history on us. Our ancestors dwell in the attics of our brains as they do in the spiralling chains of knowledge hidden in every cell of our bodies. ~Shirley Abbott

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Recycling

Fungi are the grand recyclers of the planet and the vanguard species in habitat restoration. ~Paul Stamets 

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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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Mushroom Soup

“If you feel all damp and lonely like a mushroom, find the thick, creamy soup of joyfulness and just dive into it in order to make life tastier” ~Munia Khan

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O Canada

Taking care of our planet is not an option. Buying locally produced products is the best place to start. I prefer Canadian made even though they may cost a little more. It’s worth it to know what I am buying … Continue reading

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