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Walls, balls, squirrels et al.

A while ago I mentioned that I planned to replace my desk seat (an ancient block of polystyrene) with a Swedish ball. I duly bought one… but I go the size wrong.  300 more words


Iris in the Breeze

Iris season is a special time in our garden. We have about 100 early-mid season irises blooming right now in shades of deep burgundy, vibrant purple, and pure white lining the front walkway and adding sweet scent to the air. 20 more words

It's a mystery to me

Hey, how wonderful that we have some nice days.  Hopefully winter is really over.  The neighbor boy is mowing the lawn right now.  Crazy how it goes from snow to stuff growing underneath all that cold.  1,253 more words

Adventures Of My Old House


Beautiful yet encroaching and taking over a flower bed

By Angie Quantrell Angie Quantrell



crab grass

pink flowers





pumpkins… 138 more words

Garden Tour Committee Gears Up!

Get ready for a stellar Garden Tour again this year! Gardens are being weeded and nurtured for your pleasure and amazement right now!

Thanks to all of our hard working gardeners! 111 more words


Framed Floral Gallery Wall

Hi there.  Happy Wednesday!  Hope you are having a wonderful week.

The saying April showers bring May flowers is definitely true, our garden is blooming beautiful flowers to welcome May. 755 more words

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I'm not bloody superwomen cut me some slack

After three weeks of pain, stretches, massages, warm baths, rest, sucking it up etc I finally bit the bullet and went to a physiotherapist yesterday. I’ve pinched the sciatic nerve in my back, which is causing the limp, pain, aching, numbness and pins n needles in my legs and foot. 199 more words