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Happy 4th to All!


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September Jewels

I made a quick visit to our local nature center last weekend. I was on a quest for a patch of touch-me-nots, silver-cap, wild balsam, lady’s eardrops, ear-jewels, pocketdrops, snapweeds, slipperweeds, wild lady’s slippers, silver-leaf, speckled jewels, silverweed, quick-in-the-hand, wild or … Continue reading

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Bugs Galore

I don’t know why I’m so fascinated with bugs. One of my favorite childhood books is “Freckles” by Gene Stratton-Porter. The book, set in the Limberlost Swamp in Indiana, was full of references to moths and butterflies and other living things. I also have … Continue reading

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