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12:07/25

The instant (not to mention hot, and so very, very dry) summer-like weather has me thrown completely off kilter. At least, that’s what I’m blaming for now. I started back at my summer job at the end of April, and … Continue reading

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unplanned absence and return

I had to answer a question from the past yesterday, and realized that I had the best answer available on the blog. And hello again. The unplanned absence was a direct result of “just not feelin’ it” and the resulting … Continue reading

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so you stole my watermelon

…and then came back for the pumpkins. When you found they were already harvested (by me) you decided to take a knife, cut off a perfectly emerald green pumpkin (one of the only two left) and leave it where I … Continue reading

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now september

I have been doing, doing, doing, chipping away at to-do lists, and still feeling like so much to be done. I don’t know if that is a September thing or not. A subsequent trip to the garden revealed that someone … Continue reading

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this day

*** A beautiful day for a bike ride with Elena. I took her a little over half-way along my bike ride to work. It was the first time she got to ride my commute, and she was impressed with me; … Continue reading

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with wool

I love making these crochet animals! There is just something about a homemade baby gift that I can’t resist. Baby quilts are lovely, too (and a bit more practical) but these cute creatures are so quick and easy to make. … Continue reading

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tussock

I probably should have been an entomologist, what with the strange fascination for weird and beautiful bugs. Isn’t he great? He’s going to turn into a tussock moth, but he shouldn’t be on my Nanking cherry bush; supposedly he prefers … Continue reading

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