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Melange

Baking_books This is what I want my whiskey barrel herb garden to look like.  (Photo from B&B link below) Last year, it did not. Last year, it attempted to breed mosquitoes, until I found them and turned the whole mess … Continue reading

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The garden and a tea party

I was inspired this week by the artistic trailer of Tim Burton's new Alice in Wonderland. (I haven't seen the movie itself yet.) I just love films that have such an art center. Half the time I could simply turn … Continue reading

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Tiny art steps

Basketball_sewing As some of you may have been informed, this is basketball season for the small set. (If you don't do the year round thing.) Personal confession: tennis is the only sport that ever interested me enough to play. Even … Continue reading

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Early Spring

Pinks The daffodil appeared under my window today.  The tiny purple and white Creeping Phlox are showing their faces under the cedars, and the ornamental plum burst into bloom just yesterday morning.  However, it hasn't snowed here yet this year … Continue reading

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Love and chocolate (strawberries)

Strawberries These are so easy to make, and so worth it.  I used one bar of good Dutch chocolate and one package of fresh ripe strawberries.  I melted the chocolate in a double boiler (you can use the microwave if … Continue reading

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Fresh…are you ready?

It caught me by surprise.  The fact that my first post to you would be on the eve of the New Year.  How fitting, though, since this is where I think about my resolutions… Here are some lovely ones that … Continue reading

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White Christmas (part 1)

Tree_dome1 Here come the White Christmas images, though I must admit that I've had to concede to including green this year.  It keeps sneaking in and looking right, so it will be there too.  Cranberrybrine The berries and rosemary are … Continue reading

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