Monthly Archives: August 2015

Weekly Photo Challenge: From Every Angle

Beautiful day, light sea breeze, and a picnic dinner for two under a lovely tree – perfect from every angle on the last Friday evening of August. Best¬†wishes for a nice weekend. ūüôā If you are interested in New England … Continue reading

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Thursday Peace Doors

Yesterday’s events in Virginia, as well as all the preceding ones, caused me to think¬†about¬†peace as I was looking for a Thursday Door entry. These¬†are¬†the beautiful gates at¬†the Peace Palace in¬†The Hague, Netherlands, where the Peace Flame¬†burns bright. I keep … Continue reading

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Fairy House

There once was a strong oak tree that sheltered the animals¬†and created a shade garden. It became weak and started dropping large branches over the power lines. It had to come down. Then there was a stump. The end. Hardly, … Continue reading

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Sweet Thursday Doors

On our recent trip to Maine, we stopped in¬†Camden. I love Camden. I know, I know, there are locals¬†who think it is too sweet or too expensive, but it is one beautiful little New England town. It has a lovely … Continue reading

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Hot, humid and still gardening

It is hot and humid, but I’m not complaining because I’m surrounded by color everywhere I look. How humid? Well, I have to let¬†my clothes dry out before I can put them in the dirty clothes basket. I’m not spending … Continue reading

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Silent but happy Sunday

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Thursday Doors

This door is from our time spent in Bruges, Belgium. It’s massive, has a smaller¬†door within for easy access, nice strapping hardware, lines in the wood, and the huge wreath tops it off. And, it sits behind an iron gate. … Continue reading

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Master Gardener Monday

A while ago, fellow blogger Jan at¬†Quiltify, asked if I’d explain the Master Gardener program. Here in New Hampshire it is under the umbrella of the University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension. They offer two classes each year with interviews … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Beneath Your Feet

In May this year, while walking the streets of Trier, Germany, I saw this sewer manhole cover. Why did I stop to take a photo? Well, manhole covers here in the United States are mostly¬†serviceable¬†and all the same. But, in … Continue reading

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Thursday Farm Doors

On a recent trip to McKenzie’s Farm Stand in Milton, NH, to purchase blueberries, peaches, and their famous apple cider donuts, I noticed a large yellow barn. Well to anyone who always carries a camera, you know what that means … Continue reading

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