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Welcome Spring

After a relentless winter filled with mountains of snow that I never thought would melt, spring is slowly arriving. My perennials are peeking through the ground. 124 more words

Life

Plants 13: Cherry Blossoms

From ancient times until now, these blossoms symbolize China’s capacity for renewal.  “As long as earth endures, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night will never cease.”

Chengdu

Spring Willows

Spring Willows.

Take care until next time …

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The Next Adventure

It’s hard to believe the last time I wrote here the season was just beginning. Now in a similar fashion it’s coming to an end – the grass is once again on view, the pistes covered in lashings of snow are a stark contrast to the green slopes I see now, the sun has been a frequent visitor, the tulips and daffodils are in full bloom and the bee’s, birds and butterflies have replaced holiday makers and seasonaires alike. 352 more words

Reflections

Happy Easter

 Happy Easter!

Apparently, I’m still a kid at heart.  I’m the only one who wanted to color eggs.  Here’s those eggs, and the adorable sock monkey that I received from my oldest son and his beautiful fiancée.  I love sock monkeys.

Seasons

New life, in waiting.

For the last few weeks of what’s been a brutally long winter, this was what I saw when I opened my bottom cabinet: thronging vines springing toward the light they’d been seeking in the dark, on their own, whether I was there to open the door or not.  195 more words

Gardening

Elizabeth Stuart ~ The Enchantment Of The Seasons Fall/Autumn 2014 Bridal Put On Collection

It might well be Easter Sunday (how much chocolate already?!?) but its also been a very busy time of late with many designers launching new collections and vying for space on the wedding blogs to showcase their new creations to the world.  15 more words

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