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Return of the Black-eyed Susan

She had returned once again:

That Black-eyed Susan, my friend.

Resting in the tall, wild grass;

Lemon beauty lass.

Every summer

I watch for her; her simple… 193 more words

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Farmer's Market

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Weekends call for going in search of places to kick back; where the coffee is strong and the soul and stomach are both satisfied – like a country market with freshly picked produce, just-baked bread and interesting artisanal craft.  339 more words

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Adventures in Food Photography

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I’ve been remiss lately with updating my blog but for good reason.  First, it’s ‘flu season here down under so sadly I was confined to my bed for a few days.  534 more words

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Long ago i had the wish to see
The majesty of this bird so free
Famous for its courtship dance
So when I actually had a glance… 86 more words

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Crème de Cassis and Eton Mess

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A favourite destination of mine is the pretty fishing village of Cassis in France. Its colourful palette of quay-side boats, bars and cafes is enchanting, as too is the Chateau du Cassis that sits high on a hill overlooking the sea.  450 more words

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Japan Day in Auckland

Since I started blogging my partner and I seem to be getting out and about a lot more.  It’s a great way for us to experience art, music and the events of ethnic groups that make up our multi-cultural city.  410 more words

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Fine Dining in the Hawke's Bay!

Those who travel invariably love to experience the cuisine from the region or country they visit, and my partner and I were no exception when we recently stayed in the Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand. 614 more words

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