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“I held a jewel in my fingers and I went to sleep.  The day was warm, the winds were prosy, and I said, ‘t’will keep’.  I woke and chid my honest fingers- the gem was gone.  And now an amethyst rememberance, is … Continue reading

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January Thaw: spring countdown

Well, that’s it.  I’ve ordered everything I am going to order for the year.  Probably.  This lovely January thaw has made me a bit stir crazy.  I pruned the dogwood this morning wearing my church clothes- that’s how anxious I … Continue reading

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August Garden Reassessment

The bulb catalogs have arrived and I am excited– more on that later, but it signals the start of one of my favorite times of year– moving time! This is my favorite time of year to assess the things that … Continue reading

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