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A Movable Garden

We have let the little garden grow as it would over the past few months. The lantana is wild and overpowering, but beneath it, there are still other plants and flowers thriving. It’s the playground of lizards. The fragrance of … Continue reading

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This is how we celebrate

We closed on the new house back in mid November, and this is the week when the seller is moving out. Even so, we won’t be moving in yet, because we’re having new flooring put down wherever there is carpet. … Continue reading

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Veterans Day

I shot this photo from my car last week (I was stopped at a traffic light) and thought today was a good opportunity to share it in honor of veterans like my father and brother. Every time I think I’ll … Continue reading

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It’s definitely real now

We close on the sale of our house the first week of November. Then we lease it from the new owner until we move into our future house–I just handed over earnest money and option pending checks–after mid December. We … Continue reading

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Leap of Faith

Just a quick update: A blogging break means I don’t have time to write anything right now. I usually have time to post photos, as I’m about to do. But first, because I also don’t like “teases” from people online … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 100

And so the 100 Happy Days blog fest ends with a bit of late September Compound color for you. Most of what I’m happy about every day is not tangible enough to photograph. But there’s never a time when natural … Continue reading

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Photo Friday, No. 413

Current Photo Friday theme: Home It’s a place you carry inside.

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100 Happy Days: 84

Sometimes it’s the little things… I had a hanging wire basket many years ago–I think it was mandatory during one of those past decades when I’d probably barely cut my teeth–and who knows what happened to it along the way … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 80

Today lots of work but mostly lots of thinking because there are big decisions to be made quickly. Change is good, right? On a more upbeat note, there is d├ętente in the kitchen.

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100 Happy Days: 71

Today has been a long and busy day. All I really want is to put on my jammies, brush my teeth, get in bed, and read a few pages in my book before I zonk out. So that’s exactly what … Continue reading

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