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Greetings and all good wishes

Today through the holidays and into January 2017, I will be posting a Christmas card a day. I hit the “mother load” during the Tennessee vacation haul, and have almost 50 cards for your perusal, ranging from simple post cards to glittered delights and a series of photo cards that span 13 or more years. 133 more words

1900s

It is National Forget-Me-Not Day. The Morning Thing 11/10/16

NATIONAL FORGET-ME-NOT DAY

National Forget-Me-Not Day is observed annually on November 10. Created in 1921 to remind Americans of the sacrifices returning soldiers have made for out country. 539 more words

Inspirational

For you, from my garden

You could be forgiven, when looking at these photos, if you think I must have a beautiful garden.  I don’t!  It’s a jungle, really … but it’s amazing what a deceptive web I can weave with a little bit of close-up photography, which maximises the marvellous and minimises the messy! 292 more words

A Dozen Pretty Words

Forget me; forget me not.

I’m standin’ my ground –

yesterday’s dirt piled high.

My heart beatin’ to a new tune.

Pretty words by the dozen… 146 more words

Poetry

Forget-Me-Not...The Legend.

Every Spring, a field of forget-me-nots appears in my parents’ front yard.

In some ways, they’re not the most showy of flowers and aren’t unlike lantana in appearance, which has become a weed of plague proportions throughout the Australian bush. 541 more words

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