Monthly Archives: May 2014

Backyard Picnic with Chicken Salad Sandwiches

We can’t get enough of the outdoors right now. So yesterday we dined picnicked on the top of the small hill in our backyard. The hill provides a pretty back-view of our home: Up top, the air somehow seems fresher, … Continue reading

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A Few of My Favorite Things

Spring has lingered on this year, yielding beauty upon beauty!  

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Turdus Migratorius

Any wonder our bird bath needs replenishing every day?    

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Old Fashioned Pub Sign

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Spring Things

I wandered lonely as a cloudThat floats on high o’er vales and hills,When all at once I saw a crowd,A host, of golden daffodils;Beside the lake, beneath the trees,Fluttering and dancing in the breeze. –William Wordsworth Spring has finally made … Continue reading

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Pallet Wall and Dresser Re-do

I’m back. Our computer completely crashed (again!!!) a week and a half ago, and I quickly learned how dependent I was on it!  For the first day or two, I missed the social aspect (blogs, pinterest, and facebook).  But then … Continue reading

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