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TODAY'S PORTRAIT: HERE'S JOHNNY!

Not only because I think he resembles an impudent rascally adorable little boy — but because that’s actually his name!

I can hear you thinking, What is she talking about? 291 more words

Personal Essay

Pansy Multi-ptych: How well do "colours" go together?

Would you have thought that:.

THESE pansies

THESE

and THESE

BELONG TOGETHER?

Well, THEY DO — in a front lawn, on Toronto’s King Street:

HERE, on Roncesvalles St., TOO: 6 more words

Ecology

Don't Let Potted Plants Go To Pot While You're Away

By Phran Novelli

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - While you may be ready for a vacation, you don’t want your pots of annuals to start looking lazy. So, spend a few minutes the next time you’re out watering to reinvigorate them for the rest of the summer. 142 more words

Watch + Listen

the language of flowers

outside the florist’s,
the bright chatter
of pansies.


Which is strange, really, as the word “pansy” derives from the French pensée – “thought”. It would be logical to expect them to do more thinking than talking, but they always look to me as if they are checking out the passers-by and gossiping enthusiastically.

Poetry

Flowery Summer lovin'

One of my favorite parts of this summer has been taking photos of flowers. I am just loving the variety of flowers we have.

Blogging

On our walls (2)

I promised to update you on any changes to my post about what we have on our own walls.  This grouping of three was added just this week to our living room.   126 more words