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Spring Welcomes Rain and Ticks

After what seemed an interminable winter, spring is finally here, with trees and shrubs leafing out everywhere, pollen yellowing the air and dusting the vehicles parked in my driveway. The temperature at night has been pleasant and during the day … Continue reading

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Waiting

I am waiting for the cake to bake.  It is an “apple dapple” cake, full of sugar, fruit, and nuts.  This morning was wonderfully cool when I opened the front door for my dog.  The rose and azalea I transplanted … Continue reading

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Early Winter?

Brrr!  It is cold today!  This seems early for it to be this cold.  Are we going to have an early winter?  Unfortunately, I am not ready for this. With a clogged chimney, I cannot build a fire.  Even though … Continue reading

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Fall Planting

This morning I watered the garden for the first time since the rain we had last week.  The tomatoes grew another six inches in all directions in the last four days, with new yellow blooms everywhere.  It felt like “tomato … Continue reading

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