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My Green Windowsill

Ever since I was a kid I would help my mum and my dad around the garden; watering plants, potting new ones and generally trying to help around the garden. 370 more words

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Almost-Dead Tree Down

Construction for a new house (for a new owner) has begun on our neighboring lot. One definite benefit for us is the removal of a tree that has worried us for years. 107 more words

Life Is Better When...


I love spring. The last of the roof snow and ice, here still dripping off…

…is gone. Buh-bye! I’m still moving ladybugs away from underfoot. This little one found a safe spot on the curtains: 39 more words

Things That Grow

Even More Snow!

So, in the past three weeks, our area has gotten 79” / 200 cm of snow. There’s been a few deposits since the two storms I talked about in my last post, and, last weekend, one major storm. 368 more words

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We Got Dumped on!


So. Much. Snow. Winter storm Juno hit our area with 14-18 inches / 35-45 cm, with another 12-14 inches / 30-35 cm during the week since. 343 more words

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Cobalt Blue and Bright Green

In general, even though blue is my favorite color, I’m not a fan of bright blue. (I’m definitely a greyish blue person.) This combination of cobalt blue and prospering, green plants… 27 more words


Monthly Photos Collected: The Final Edition

Here are all of the photo collages of my monthly photo project. The first third of the year is a little dismal:

The second, very summery: 52 more words

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