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Well, summer as we know it here in Georgia will soon be over, so I wanted to give you a final glimpse of one of my favorite flowers before I put them to rest in my photo gallery– 60 more words

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Keshi pearls are formed when the oyster rejects and spits out before implanting the nucleus of production process is completed, or the implanted mantle tissue fractures and forms separate pearl bags without a nucleus. 244 more words

Naked Ladies and Other Beauties

I’ve spent most of my life in deserts, first in Colorado, and more recently in a high corner of the Mojave Desert. (Colorado might not seem like a desert since it has tillable soil and no cactuses. 268 more words


Climbing - 1964

While teaching skiing in Aspen, I had met a local climber, Harvey Carter, who was on the Aspen Mountain Ski Patrol. His patrol nickname was “Mr. 1,469 more words


Flowers...a happy habit

Flowers –

The Collins dictionary describes flowers as the blossoms of a plant, the prime or best part of the plant.

I agree  BUT it should come with a warning: VERY ADDICTIVE!   485 more words


The Fuji View Hotel

A lunch stop at a hotel was not something I thought I would be writing about. However, a few quick items of interest. The Fuji View Hotel was built in 1936 on the shore of Lake Kawaguchi at the foot of Mt. 286 more words

Callaway Gardens & Southwest Georgia

My husband would not be a happy camper if I also included the picture of him in a wheelchair on this trip. He had a really bad sprained ankle from a baseball injury. 89 more words