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Herbs from the Back Yard

Two years ago we got some mint and lemonbalm from Mr. E’s mother. We planted them at the foot our our grilling station. I wanted to let them grow in peace for a year before gathering any to be sure(r) that I wouldn’t kill them by over-harvesting. 19 more words

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Philosophy Over the Fryer

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Struggles hiss and bubble, agitated and anxious, over the splattering droplets of grease– hours on end. Thoughts stream like the tears across the translucent shield, in front of the steering wheel, the sky’s tears streaking the windows– but only for a few moments. 859 more words

Monthly Photo: September 2014

You know those photo challenges that ask you to take one photo every month in exactly the same place, with exactly the same subject matter, angle, and all that? 58 more words

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Third Time's the Charm: The Weigela That Won't Stop

Remember our re-blossoming weigela bush? It’s produced another(!) small cluster of flowers.

May, July – and now September. I don’t have a green thumb to speak of, so I certainly can’t take the credit. 50 more words

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Monthly Photos Collected: The Second Third

Here is the second collage (of May, June, July, August) for my monthly photo project:

Mostly very summery. The first third of the year is viewable here.

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Monthly Photo: August 2014

You know those photo challenges that ask you to take one photo every month in exactly the same place, with exactly the same subject matter, angle, and all that? 94 more words

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