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Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge

Just when Marilyn thought I’d given up photography, having not picked up a camera since the great storms of March, I surprised her and took the camera with me today. 91 more words


15 ways to incorporate country living in your city life.

Country living is a lifestyle and a feeling and you can create a life that makes you happy and feels peaceful, wherever you are.

Here are some ideas: 350 more words

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What I got for Mother's Day

Wood is the traditional gift for fifth wedding anniversaries and, apparently, first Mother’s Days. Last Sunday, Matt and his Dad spent hours working to clear the trails in our back woods. 333 more words

Country Life

Native Plants

Walking around our property I see that many of our early bloomers are native plants. The bleeding heart or Dicentra looks so delicate.

And we are lucky enough to have a trillium with five stalks. 55 more words

Country Life

Talk to Them

They say that talking to
Plants helps them grow,
That the exchange of
Voice (regardless of tone)
Encourages broader bloom.

I believe the same works… 36 more words

We found Shangri-La in Timbuktu

My husband and I found our Shangri-La in eastern Washington.  The homestead sits on 76-acres of rolling meadowlands with a creek, aspen grove, pine forests and plenty of room to breathe.  493 more words


Our Favorite Dishes

From Mary:

I make Kraken Balls around Christmas (rum balls made with Kraken rum) and usually have a fair amount of rum left over, just hanging around. 486 more words