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Summer is rapidly leaving us behind! Flowers will be gone soon too!

I have been snapping photos of flowers all summer but now they are rapidly drying up. It’s sad to see them turning brown and shriveling up no matter how much we water them. It’s now time to say ‘goodbye.’ This … Continue reading

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Summer Flowers to enjoy!

I love sharing my photos of all our flowers especially in August. This is when our 18 Rose of Sharon Bushes are in bloom. I recently did a post about them but I had to share some new photos. I … Continue reading

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So Much Rain – No Cookouts – Flowers doing well!

We have had so much rain the past two weeks that we haven’t been able to have our usual cookouts and enjoy our deck. Sigh! I wish we could send all the rain to other parts of the country that … Continue reading

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Warm Weather & Rain Bring More Flowers!

We had a whole weekend of rain for Memorial Day. It wasn’t a fun time for those who wanted to finally get large groups together for cookouts. We had a cook in. The day after the long weekend the weather, … Continue reading

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There’s a Feeling of spring in the Air!

Happy spring!! Our weather here in New England is finally getting warming! I love it! The snow is just about gone. There’s just a little in our backyard. The pond in the back or our house is still looking bleak … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day Everyone!

I hope you will have a lovely day today whether you receive chocolates, flowers or books. Please treat yourself to any of the items below if your sweetheart forgets. Oops, he better not! Always remember – you are special, you … Continue reading

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Keeping Positive During Crazy Times in the Year 2020 – The Year that Changed the World!

This Year 2020 will be known as: The Year that changed the world! The Year that stopped the world from living normally! The Year that never was! The Year that time stopped! The Year that killed many! The Year that … Continue reading

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Getting out a little – Taking a Walk Around the Neighborhood!

Some days I feel cooped up and want to get out. Since we can’t travel very far I like to take a 2-3 mile walk around the neighborhood. That’s what my husband and I did today. The weather was beautiful, … Continue reading

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Rose of Sharon Bushes are in Bloom but Barely!

Below is a post I wrote last year in August of 2019 when our Rose of Sharon bushes were blooming profusely. This year, however, in 2020 the blooms are sparse, sad to say. Here are some samples of the bushes … Continue reading

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Spring is Sprouting all over and soon it’ll be Summer!

This year (2020) has been a difficult year for everyone all over the world. Of course it has been harder for those who do not have a home or daily meals. I pray for anyone who is having a horrendous … Continue reading

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