Author Archives: Laura

animals

Nothing else to see here…and to top it all off, the hippo hasn’t had his photo taken yet.

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brown cow

I was going to comment about how brown it is outside, but instead, here is a cinnamon coloured patchwork bull. There is a hippo currently in progress. More soon.

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rust

What I’m learning in my Arborist course. Lucky enough to find it on one of my junipers?

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pruning

My apple tree (far right in the photo) doesn’t look like that anymore, after that wild windstorm in the summer. Missing that large, central branch now. Even though I’ve been taking that arborist course, I was still unsure how to … Continue reading

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the sweetest thing

The chicken hot pad that my aunt taught me to make (last March, I kid you not) is finished and will be given to a good friend today. The book was an unexpected, out-of-the-blue gift from my sister in law. … Continue reading

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orchid show

The woman who doesn’t grow house plants (me) apparently now does…nine succulents at last count, a lemon tree, a pencil tree, and an orchid that needed some help. It was neat to be on the receiving end of plant advice; … Continue reading

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I’m not sure what to do with March

1. Surround myself with flowers? 2. Pretend day-light savings time never happened? 3. Knit more?

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