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Monday in Bloom

The other day I chanced to look out my window – something caught my eye.  It turned out to be the complex manager, and she was showing a prospective client around the property.  453 more words


Weed Season

This is where the rubber hits the road. Where “homesteading” really becomes reality, and not a theory.

And I just don’t know if I have it in me! 1,126 more words


Morning Poem, May 30, 2016

The morning mist mutes all color
And takes the world out of focus
Softened and eased

The house is morning quiet
Not like the dark hush of night… 22 more words


Connections: May 30

I have a gardener friend

who messes me up no end

she jumbles my cranium

with pelargonium/geranium

and sends me ’round the bend.



Some direct comparisons

As it’s a typical grey and cloudy late May Bank Holiday, the light was perfect for some photography this morning. (I’ve probably mentioned before how difficult it is to get good photos of the garden when it’s very sunny.) So I took a load of pictures on the Fuji then took more on the Sony, mostly the same or as near the same as possible. 498 more words


Rose garden

So life lately has been fine and rosy. A niggle of doubt tells me I shouldn’t tempt fate but hey its good to share the good times as well as the bad. 610 more words

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