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Give Thanks

I am thankful for a lot of things.  It’s easy to find things in my life for which to be thankful for they are abundant.  This year summer seemed to go by so fast and often the days were very … Continue reading

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Lonely Little Hollyhock?

The year before last, winter was really hard on some of the perennials in my flower beds.  One of the plants that suffered winter kill was the hollyhock.  Not one of them grew to bloom.  This year this one hollyhock … Continue reading

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Flowering Kale

A cabbage worm, actually two of them, feasted on my flowering kale which is in a planter in my side yard.  This destruction happened overnight.  It was fine the day before and then in the morning, this!  There were two … Continue reading

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Outdoors

My Mother’s Day fuchsia is now hanging on a shepherd’s crook in front of the porch.  I’ve always hung my Mother’s Day fuchsia in one of the arches on the porch, but this year I had to have my porch … Continue reading

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Treasure in My Yard

Sunflower and Black-eyed Susans My sunflower didn’t grow to be very tall but it is complete.  It has done its job well.  It produced a flower which is attractive to bees, and people like to look at it, too.  It … Continue reading

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Bouquet of Sunshine

These flowers, daisies and golden globes, have volunteered to grow at the edge of my driveway. There are buttercups with them, too, but I don’t think they show in the picture. I like the way the yellows are so bright … Continue reading

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