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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 20,000 times in 2011. If it were a … Continue reading

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A Sure Sign of Spring

I stumbled upon the Summer Fling in Seattle for Garden Bloggers and the Chicago Flower & Garden Show websites this morning. Both in the same day. Hallelujah! It’s a sign! Spring must be coming! I don’t believe I’ve seen bare ground since … Continue reading

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Photo Favorites

Each month, one of my favorite blogs, Gardening Gone Wild offers a photo contest opportunity to those of us who love to take pictures of our gardens. The chosen themes are always challenging and I always end up learning more about photography with each … Continue reading

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