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Fluttering and Flirty

Last weekend marked the last weekend of the summer that The Chicago Botanic Gardens featured the butterfly tent before the winter.  My boyfriend and I went to go see the numerous variations of butterflies they have from many different countries.   89 more words


Let's Live in Amazement!

Those who are awake live in a constant state of amazement.

– Jack Kornfield


Emptiness in Bloom

Emptiness is bound to bloom, like hundreds of grasses blossoming.
– Eihei Dogen, Sky Flowers


Where Do We Find Heaven?

Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.
– Henry David Thoreau


Chicago Botanic Gardens, Last Day

This is the last installment of photos from our visit to the Chicago Botanic Gardens.  Unfortunately my photos only take our visit up to approximately the halfway point, sorry.   425 more words


Today It's the English Walled Garden

I was going to wrap up my posts from the Chicago Botanic Gardens today, but I have too many photos yet to show you.  So,… here is day three, and there will be a day four. 356 more words