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Shaw Nature Reserve

Yesterday, we drove west along the¬†Henry Shaw Ozark Corridor, also-known-as I-44, to the Shaw Nature Reserve, for a walk in the country. Part of the Missouri Botanical Gardens, this land was acquired in the early 20th-century, when air pollution in Saint Louis from burning coal threatened the garden’s collection of plants. 211 more words

Saint Louis

Early ACA Shopping

We are expecting our first frost this weekend and in preparation for this event, I lowered all of the storm windows and then I headed over to the gardens to catch the last breath of summer. 273 more words


Water Lily and Bee

The weather has been perfect here these last few days. We’ve enjoyed idyllic weather that would have been perfect for bicycling, except that I haven’t been biking. 252 more words

Saint Louis

Weekly Photos 2017. 36/52

1-5. Japanese Festival at the Missouri Botanical Gardens.

6. Seasonal ‘Count Orlok’ pumpkin beer at Urban Chestnut on the way home.

7&8. Making some pages with vintage National Geographic images and some ‘moons’ I have been experimenting with. 38 more words

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