Monthly Archives: February 2014

A breath of spring

It has been a wicked winter here in New England, but on Saturday the temperature rose to 51 degrees. I think every person in NH headed outside, and we decided to join them along with our handsome grandson. We took … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes

Summertime, and the livin’ is easy…
One of these mornings…you’ll spread your wings, and you’ll take to the sky…                                           George … Continue reading

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Icy Winter

We cleared snow three times last week and are expecting more today and then again on Friday. In between, it has been cold and windy. Winter in New England is not easing up, and I’m reminded of that when I … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Treasure

This silk quilt block was put together by my great-grandmother, Alma Austin, in the late 1800’s or early 1900’s. I treasure this block because I find the materials themselves interesting, know she cut each piece out, and then stitched them … Continue reading

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Happy ♡Valentine’s Day♡ Week

When I hear the words, Valentine’s Day, I get all warm and fuzzy and think of gorgeous red roses,  beautiful red and white decorations at The Homespun, creative crafts at What Happens at Grandma’s, or a wonderful school day at … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday in a snowstorm

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Living in New England

To those of you who are gardening even with coats, hats and gloves, I salute you. I did visit our local greenhouse over the weekend to pick up a new planter for a fern that was root bound. Ah, plants … Continue reading

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