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Randomness alert!

Those Valentine’s day roses were so lovely that I wanted to hang on to them past their indoor prime and so I lay them on the cafe table out in the garden where I could see them from the kitchen. There’s something so wonderfully…

February 27, 2014

Here we are at Friday random again!

I feel so bad when I read all your posts and see all the snow! My poor winter-trapped friends (Except for you lucky ones in California, Arizona, Florida…Spain…etc). But for all my Eastern friends, it’s so lovely here and I almost hate to admit…

February 20, 2014

Random for Friday

On this rainy, soggy (and for a lot of you, dreadfully cold and snowy) Valentine’s Day, I thought I’d give you some beautiful “garden porn” photos to warm your spring-loving hearts. (And, much less fattening than chocolate) Last year, my cimbidium orchid bloomed like…

February 14, 2014

Really random Friday

It’s funny but today I don’t seem to have much to say. So…I’m glad it’s sunny this morning. Woke up at 3am from a nightmare. Nightmare carried on each time I closed my eyes and so I just got fed up and got out…

January 31, 2014

Beginnings

Holy smokes folks we’ve had some Wagnerian weather! Wow 2014 sure is off to a lion’s roar. {Why should that only apply to March?…lol} The trees bend over something scary in the worst of the gales. At our nearby reservoir, the gusts were measured…

January 3, 2014

Random things I love

I love that I have green eyes and Chloe has blue and Jonathan and Kerstie have brown eyes. I love that I have the whole gamut in the family. Robert’s eyes are very unusual because they tend to be very chatoyant and can look…

December 27, 2013

The return of the random!

Life here at West Cottage is pretty low key and less stressy than in Vancouver that’s for sure. The birds have found the bird feeders to our delight and, in the mornings, there can be five or six blue tits and the garden robin…

December 20, 2013