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Six on Saturday 05-08-2017

In the name of being gentle with myself, I have decided to join in fortnightly with the Six on Saturday meme that @cavershamjj runs over at… 620 more words

Through The Lens


Summer hiatus is still on; however, on returning from a vacation in Prince Edward Island (PEI), I couldn’t resist responding to the Daily Post Weekly photo challenge, … 277 more words

July Newsletter: In the garden

July is the time of high summer and the borders are in full swing. Most of our late summer plantings are in the ground and watching them develop is a joy.  404 more words

The mint hideout

I’m slowly working my way through the poppies…. breaks my heart to chop them down when there are still so many buds on them. However, I vowed I wouldn’t let them take over too much space after the tomato fail last year. 148 more words


Adventure | Cape Breton

A weekend home full of crokinole games, delicious food, and family time. It was a treat to get away from the city for a few days and to get out and enjoy the fresh Cape Breton air (even if it brought back my allergies).

June garden update - flowers

Bees, as many of you know, are one of my favourite garden visitors, so providing them with food is important to me. Bumbles are currently busy feeding on comfrey, sage, lupins, foxgloves and delphiniums. 165 more words