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McLaren Vale, South Australia

Day two of my trip to South Australia had us journeying through McLaren Vale on our way down the Fleurieu (don’t ask me how to pronounce it) peninsula. 183 more words

Photo Journal

Putting by, part two: deep purple

Our back yard had a grape arbor, and our basement had an ancient stove. Our family had a mother and a grandmother. And that’s how we came to have the deep purple putting-by. 269 more words


Cee's Fun Foto Challenge - Green

It’s spring in the other half of the world and last month we traveled north to La Serena and the Elqui Valley.  Both places sit at the southern end of the Atacama Desert, the driest place in the world, So green isn’t the most ever-present color in the area.   147 more words


California Love

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is “Dreamy”.

Palm trees make me feel at home. Palm trees in a vineyard leading up to a villa against a hill makes me take a deep breath each time I see it and relax. 33 more words


DIY Homemade Grape Jelly

Evan and I have some beautiful grape vines growing in our backyard. Until this year we have been wondering what to do with the grapes. They tasted delicious (like Welch’s) but they have seeds. 226 more words

Inspiration from Maria's Vineyard

The town of Dothan, Alabama has many unique amenities, and Maria’s Vineyard is one of its loveliest.  Situated on the outskirts of town, this magnificent property is reminiscent of a Tuscan countryside.  436 more words

Flower Arranging