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best way to end the summer

Our last week of summer was spent doing all the summer things we like to do but don’t get a chance to do enough of.  We spent a week at Georgian Bay swimming, playing in the sand and most importantly … Continue reading

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How do you start again when you’ve neglected something for so long? And not I’m not talking about exercising! Ha… that never began so I can’t start that over. Of course I’m talking about this blog. I’ve neglected it terribly. … Continue reading

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Sunshine after the storm

Last evening a quick storm blew through breaking the stifling, muggy heat. It was before sundown and once it passed by the sun broke through the dark clouds and shone so warm and dazzling, I grabbed the camera, slipped on … Continue reading

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Morning mischief

When the cat’s away the mice play… or in my case, when I’m “away” reading the paper the little kiddies play. Dental floss makes a great clothes line! Like her fancy clothes?  Her choice today.  And then it was off … Continue reading

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2013 in review… stats on my blog

I haven’t been very active lately…. Having a new baby and getting through the Christmas season does that to you.  However I have lots of ideas and thoughts percolating… I just need the time to share! 🙂 The stats … Continue reading

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Dinnerplate Dahlias

For Mother’s Day Scott gave me some dahlia tubers which were aptly named dinner plate dahlias. Since our pesky groundhog has returned and was ravenously eating it’s leaves and knocking over the stocks I had to cut the flowers and … Continue reading

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September 11 2013

Up and down our street tonight: Lest we forget. ~Lora

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A summer salad and apple-chicken curry over rice

This time of year strawberries are in season, so what better way to enjoy them than in a salad? Here’s a favorite recipe we enjoy all summer long. red leaf lettuce torn and cleaned cleaned and sliced strawberries crumbled feta … Continue reading

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Spring Training

Spring is in the air! Well not really in the air, but definitely in the psyche of my kids. The oldest two have taken to practicing their baseball skills. And the barren woods have been revisited by my clan and … Continue reading

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recipe mess up

Hi guys, It looks like the list of ingredients for yesterdays post are not lining up nicely on some computers (like my ipad) Unfortunately I can’t see the problem on the regular computer where I compose my posts, so I … Continue reading

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