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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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Sun On Bay Laurel

Bay Laurel (Sweet Bay) Laurus nobilis Aromatic evergreen tree or large shrub. Leaves hold the fragrance of victors and poets. Use to flavour rice puddings, custard sauce and medicine. An ingredient in bouquet garni with parsley and thyme. Antiseptic, analgesic, … Continue reading

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Head Stand

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Bonnie’s Tree

Years ago my friend Bonnie pulled up a sucker from a tree in her yard and gave it to me because  I was admiring its beautiful colours.  We planted it by our pond.  Bonnie is gone now but her tree … Continue reading

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Heart-shaped Fungus

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Squirrel In Our Apple Tree

He looks possessed, grinning at our apples. Hisnibs was possessed throwing sticks at it to get it out of our apple tree.

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Heart Disease

Only a shell remains you see A shell that never was truly me, And now I’ve left it, now I am free Imagine – imagine, what I shall be! ©Sharron R. McMillan

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Friendship

“Friendship is a sheltering tree.” ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

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Great Philosophy For Life

“Give a Little, Take a Little”

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The Eagle

He clasps the crag with crooked hands; Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ringed with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like a thunderbolt he falls. ~Alfred, … Continue reading

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Persistence

Every tree is leafless except for the tip of this one branch on the walnut tree. Even after a furious windstorm the other night, these leaves are holding on for dear life. A wonderful example of persistence, if you ask … Continue reading

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Creativity

“Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but making something out of it after it is found” ~James R. Lowell (1819-1891)

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Apartment Complex In The Woods

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Good Luck Tree

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Root Claws

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