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Tree Tattoo

At eye level on a maple tree, looks like a bee or butterfly.

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Special Stops On The New Trails

A hole in the heart of a tree. But it healed, it grew around the wound and it made somethingunique and beautiful from what remained. Inspiring just to gaze on it.

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Apricots

We’re going to have lots of apricots this year. The little tree growing up agains the house is loaded. They are about the size of grapes now but there are lots of them. Mmm canned apricots for winter desserts, or … Continue reading

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Mountain Ash Babies

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Wise Old Owl In the Cherry Tree

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Winter Day Gift

Our little orange tree is loaded with golden oranges. Just what we need this time of year with cold, covid and snow.  Vitamin C on a tree.  Thank you little tree for doing your best to keep us well. Orange … Continue reading

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Our Covid Tree

We weren’t in the mood to go out and get a Christmas tree but I still wanted to decorate something.  I snipped the tips off the spruce my best friend brought us one year when she flew here from Saskatchewan.  … Continue reading

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Grow

You must grow like a tree, not like a mushroom. ~Janet Erskine Stuart

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Look Deeply At A Tree

We never look deeply into the quality of a tree; we never really touch it, feel its solidity, its rough bark, and hear the sound that is part of the tree. Not the sound of wind through the leaves, not … Continue reading

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Crab Apples

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Little Oak Tree

The little oak tree we found on the side of the road years ago is finally looking like a real tree. We don’t have oak trees in our forest so a travelling bird or energetic squirrel must have planted it.  … Continue reading

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Orange Tree

We’ve had this lovely orange tree over 10 years. The blossoms scent the whole house with a lovely sweet scent. Little oranges are sour but delicious and are a natural anti oxidant.  Meaning of the tree is generosity and it … Continue reading

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Just Blossom

They blossomed, they did not talk about blossoming. ~ Dejan Stojanovic,

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Oranges in January

I don’t know if the cold kitchen has shocked it into producing but our little orange tree has flowers and oranges on it at the same time.  Smells lovely and reminds me spring will come again.

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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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