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What’s Growin’ On?

Anyone who knows me knows how much I love my garden.  If I had my way the whole yard would be nothing but one big bed – O.K. maybe two – one for flowers and one for veggies!  (Perhaps one … Continue reading

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Gardening Projects

I’m totally enjoying the opportunity and the time to be able to work in my garden.  I don’t mind the warmth at all!  Barefootin’! This week, I added some flowers to my wildflower/butterfly garden, and refreshed the Mary Garden.  The … Continue reading

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Getting My House and Yard in Order

My sad pantry after the kids have been in and out of it multiple times a day getting snacks, packing picnic lunches, etc. Here are a couple before and after shots – I’ve been working to get my house in … Continue reading

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Working on It!

Those of you who know me know that I LOVE to garden. I am never happier than when I am out in the sunshine covered in dirt! What I don’t enjoy is digging a new bed.  It’s tough work separating … Continue reading

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Do You Feel Like This?

Do you feel tired, burned out, wilted, faded, thirsty, weary? I (unfortunately) neglected my garden yesterday – not good in this Southeast Louisiana 100 degree heat!  This morning, as I went out in the yard to tend to my plants, … Continue reading

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Perspective

“If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden.” ― Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden “What we see depends mainly on what we look for.” ― John Lubbock “If the stars should … Continue reading

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My Garden as the Sun Goes Down

I’ve enjoyed my garden so much these cool, springtime evenings, that I wanted to share it with you! Remember that we are still in the Easter Season!   Let us share the joy of Christ’s resurrection alive in our hearts by … Continue reading

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Symmetry Satisfies

Last weekend, among many other things, I updated/refurbished my front flower beds.  It was the first time I ever used pine straw as mulch.  It was a bit hard to fill in small spaces, but I think it came out … Continue reading

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Sunday Stills Photo Challenge – 4th of July

I spotted this beautiful 4th of July set up in an outdoor garden shop in downtown Covington (Louisiana) today.  I thought it was both patriotic and picturesque!

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Highlights of My Special Day

Three beautiful faces – caught them in the kitchen on their way to bring me breakfast and a homemade cake in bedA new hanging basket and beautiful sounding windchimes.  Thankfully, there has been a breeze today to stir them!When I … Continue reading

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