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Breaking free

This garden was so gorgeous…

 We are on now on our own in the jungles of Costa Rica!

The House

The house itself is built into the jungle using mostly natural and local resources (I love this!)  The bottom level is bordered to the right by a wall of solid red clay, exposed when the home was nestled into the hillside.  1,956 more words

Costa Rica

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin'


I love love love love love it.

I wait impatiently until the first puny ears are offered here in the Pioneer Valley, and then will try one, knowing full well that the real, gen-u-wine article — sweet, crunchy, delectable, kernels popping into a waiting mouth — will still take a few more weeks. 130 more words


Creeping Charlie

Repotted my Creeping Charlie plant!  I like the new pot and I think it does too. :)


Pay Dirt Seminiature African Violet Plant Flower

Pay Dirt: This is a Semi miniature variety. The leaves are plain quilted in shape. The flowers are pink in color with dark tips. They are star shaped and double in type. 60 more words

African Violets