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If Your Knees Aren't Green

A sermon based on Gen 2:4b-9, 15 and John 20:1-18 preached on Easter Day, April 5th, 2015.

 Who are you looking for?

That’s one of the questions posed to us at Easter just as it is posed to Mary, who seems beside herself in those first Easter moments—standing next to someone, she’s not yet sure who. 

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Daffodils - Narcissus

I’m loving spring. I’ve been waiting for so long!!!

I want to be outside every day but I really have to finish this whole thesis thing. 15 more words


Thinning on Day 19 of #NaPoWriMo

Authority the saplings have to be pruned, the flowers need to be weeded and thinned by the gardener, the only authority known by them

Here is my poem for… 20 more words


More springtime offerings

Spring is a beautiful time of year here in Türkiye, as much as anywhere else. It’s not too hot, but not too wet either. Around the farm and the garden, all the natural beauty that mother nature has to offer is on show for all to see – and of course, to share…  78 more words


Cholmondeley Castle and the Plant Hunters Fair!

Rugged up and umbrella in hand my partner and I made our way last Sunday to Cholmondeley Castle for the Plant Hunters Fair!

I’d been so excited and eagely anticipating our trip out on Sunday as I hadn’t been to Cholmondeley Castle for a number of years, and I couldn’t wait to see what pretty plants were on offer on the stalls! 724 more words

Cholmondeley Castle

My Garden Saga Continues

UPDATE: I know that my garden saga made a number of people smile when I posted it last September. So, this year, 2015, we are trying once again to make our garden grow. 725 more words

Bee photography

Like most farms and gardens, the annual chores are pretty much same old, year in year out, so trying to find new and interesting things to photograph is turning out to become a hobby all of its own. 71 more words