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every rose has its thorn...and every belle should have hers too...a not-so-prickly friend-1-1

We belles have noticed a little trend for spring…and we think it’s quite fitting that it has an über-cool botanical spin…

Check out the “thorny situations” we have found in the accessories garden lately: 121 more words

What's Ringin' Our Belle

This ain't #Missouri

We are visiting my husband’s family, all of us on the edge of the continent known as the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  Only a few rows of houses from the beach, we can hear the roar of the ocean waves and feel the breeze off the Atlantic.  715 more words


Grey Catbird

Image of bird captured at Fort Morgan, Alabama during banding of this migratory bird.


Proud Owner:

Nothing could make a Monday morning better than walking in the door and being handed your Catbird package full of goodies! For Christmas, Kevin gifted me with a Catbird gift card and it wasn’t until last Sunday that I finally decided to spend it. 146 more words


Kim Smith Event for Essex County Greenbelt, Thursday March 5th: Planting An Essex County Pollinator Garden

 Catbird Eating Dogwood Fruits

Please join me at the Essex County Greenbelt’s Cox Reservation headquarters on Thursday, March 5th, from 6:30 to 8:30. I will be presenting my pollinator garden program.  199 more words



Packing for a trip to Paris and London as we speak and the one thing I am most concerned about forgetting: my collection of rings. I just don’t feel like myself if I don’t have them. 10 more words



Day 6 – Monday October 20th, 2014:

  • First stop: 9/11 Memorial Museum. As I reviewed in my opening NYC Highlights post, this was perhaps one of the most impressive and unforgettable museums I’ve been to.
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