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Dandelion Yellow

It seems a bit strange to have those snowflakes falling on a spring dandelion, but then, where I live, it has happened.

More of this week’s photo challenge responses about the colour YELLOW are here.


10 Things I Loved This Week

Flowers, fashion, art, vertical gardens, and more…just a few of my favorite things on Pinterest and beyond this week!  It’s the last Saturday before Christmas, so I must make this short and sweet.  39 more words


The Darkest Day...

Ottawa, Ontario – Public Gardens

It think today is the shortest, and therefore the darkest, day of the year so what is more appropriate than a field of daises. 28 more words


Making the Beds

I like days like this – partly because of their rarity – days that are totally free of commitments, sometimes unexpectedly (like when as a teacher the school was shut due to snow) although not so today. 348 more words


Reflections: Botanicals and Beyond: Water Wisdom

Botanicals and Beyond

Water Wisdom

I had wanted to do this class for quite some time because it puts a different spin on the usual gardening in the desert: plant drought tolerant plants, plant cacti, install drip irrigation, do not plant turf, etc.  226 more words