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Fabulous day. A day of leisure, laying on my new floaty mat under a mainly sunny sky. 70 degrees. That’s where I napped today. Got a wee little burn on my face, much to the chagrin on my Aloe family. 294 more words


Bird of Paradise, Flower of Aquarius

Moon in Aquarius today has me thinking of exotically beautiful flowers of the zodiac.

 More on Aquarius Flowers:
Moon Gardening

Bird of Paradise Progression

This winter I finally indulged my desire for a Bird of Paradise (Strelizia reginae), debated with myself about placement of the plant, read all sorts of conflicting recommendations, ignored most of them and planted it in a morning sun location that I pass on the daily dog walk. 117 more words

Treasure Coast Living

Carmel Mission

Carmel Mission, Mission San Carlos Borromeo del río Carmelo, is in the city of Carmel-by-the-Sea, bordering Monterey, CA. At its current location since 1771, it is the second oldest mission in Northern California. 125 more words


Friday Mystery Place - vol 14

As I’m travelling at the time of this publication, I’m taking a bit of an unfair shortcut…  There will be some travel photos, but for right now, I’m sharing a photo from one of my travels last year.   65 more words


Follow Your Bliss

Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors
for you where there were only walls.

source: Joseph Campbell
image: Eddie’s Garden, Eddie’s Photos, Bird of Paradise May 12, 2016


Frida's Flowers Cal - part 3

I am hooked on part 3 of the Frida’s Flowers Blanket. It is the bird of paradise flower that is central in this piece. I have used some different colors, so is the red more purple, the color pomegranate in Special DK from Stylecraft and the black is replaced by very dark blue, the color midnight from Special DK. 108 more words