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The Neighbors...Revisited

As I write this, I fervently hope that my neighbors do not follow my blog. *snicker*

That said, “The Neighbors” have been a frequent subject of my blogs. 312 more words

Of Interest

Before and After

Three days ago the yard was leafing out in anticipation of spring.

That was before winter tightened its icy grip.

I don’t expect the honeysuckle will sustain any permanent damage. 40 more words


From the Dragonfly Archive

Today’s gray gloom can’t be conquered by normal means.

Blankets and hot chocolate are no match for the wind’s creak and scrape.

Even the cats have given up. 79 more words


Four Birds

Last fall we stopped buying bird seed when we took down the bird houses, and for the same reason. Just as the houses were no longer housing birds, the seed was no longer feeding birds. 261 more words


More from the Monarchs

Here’s another look at the yard’s first monarchs, this time in a video/time lapse shot by my husband…


From the Summer Archive

Today’s winter storm should bring nothing more than miserably cold rain and a few flurries to our area, but I decided to stay inside anyway. I dug out my digital to-do list, pulled on my favorite socks, and settled in for an afternoon of computer work. 101 more words