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January Craft Roundup

Winter is a great time for crafts- getting outside can be difficult or dangerous, and sitting inside all day can make residents depressed or despondent. Crafts are a great way to keep residents busy, get those creative juices flowing, and brighten up surroundings with things residents are often proud to show off. 303 more words

Golden Tree and Thin Blue Ice

It’s finally getting colder here. Winter weather has been a long time coming, but now with overnight lows getting into the thirties, the cold seeps into my bones as a walk across Boston Garden. 30 more words


Wintertime in the Garden

During the winter months, many people think their gardens are messy and devoid of life. But this doesn’t have to be the case. While many plants lack leaves and flowers during Winter, there are various species that flower at this time and will even maintain their foliage during these colder months. 612 more words

Garden Design

Winter is Coming Giveaway Hop

Welcome to the Winter is Coming Giveaway Hop, hosted by The Mommy Island and The Kids Did It.

In this giveaway I am giving you a chance to win one or more books from The Book Depository, up to 15$. 160 more words


Short Days!

A nasty wind howled through much of the night and is still at it. Dry leaves are swirling around the front porch and they sound like rattle snakes. 337 more words


Selling in the Winter Attracts Serious Buyers | Real Estate with Karen Pioch

A recent study of more than 7 million home sales over the past four years revealed that the season in which a home is listed may be able to shed some light on the likelihood that the home will sell for more than asking price, as well as how quickly the sale will close.

Sense of Place - Portland & Snow

Portland is expecting a snow event in the next 24-48 hours. 

Those two words don’t go together very well.  Its like Pepe LePeu and the Paris cat getting together – not pretty.  183 more words