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Round here, and a little gardening

Oh boy, I’m really having to THINK to pick up my camera these days. But I’m trying to get my garden in some sort of order to look lovely and welcoming for the Art in the Garden show at the end of May. The…

April 21, 2015
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Hello from Sunday night

City and country, a perfect blend this week. The sun keeps shining, the daffodils are up, some of the cherry trees are in full bloom, the weeping willow in the country has that bright green flush of new leaves…you know the kind that I…

March 8, 2015
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Happy anniversary to me!

Gosh! Wordpress sent me a Happy 5th Anniversary notice. Five? How in the world did that happen? It’s hard to believe that five years of my life are chronicled here. (OK, maybe four, because the first year I was so scared of that blank…

March 4, 2015
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Hello from Sunday night, yes I know it’s Monday morning

You know what I discovered recently? I actually only have two hellebores in my garden and they’re not very exciting hellebores at that. Out at my favourite nursery, Southlands, Thomas had all sorts of these beautiful guys. I love winter bloomers. Is it me…

March 2, 2015
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A randomness on Friday

This morning I got an email from my friend Nancy, who has resurrected her Random Friday blog hop. I used to really enjoy that hop and am really happy she’s made this decision. So welcome back to the randomness 😀 I’m so sorry about…

February 27, 2015
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About the January drive for fresh, new, spring, clean

You know what I do when I need to clean up? I buy flowers! And what’s better than one hyacinth? Two! 😀 At the moment they are gracing both sides of the kitchen sink, but they might want to move to follow me around…

January 23, 2015
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A mid-winter picnic

Take my hand and come with us. Come high up on the mountain, away from the winter ocean fog, above the clouds, into the sun. Come hike the sky line Baden Powell trail for a while. Fall in love with the dogs and mourn…

January 14, 2015
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Walking with the Sandhill Cranes

A bit of a distance from my mountains is the delta of the Fraser River. Across this rickety little bridge is a small island full of organic farms and the George C Riefel Migratory Bird Sanctuary. On this drippy winter day I drove out…

January 13, 2015