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Week at a Glance ( June 28 – July 4 )

A week when Frank’s nemesis, the cute little chipmunk, kept winning the bird feeder challenge.  A week when Cardinals and Bluejays added song and fluttering color to our yard. A week when blooming Dogwood and Daylilies lined the bike path, … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( June 21 – June 27 )

  A week when our world bloomed at every turn. When daylillies greeted each morning with a trumpet like burst. A week when the bird feeder became a chipmunk’s snack bar, thwarting all Frank’s efforts to keep him at bay. … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( June 14 – June 20 )

  A week when fading Rhodys were replaced by lush impatiens. and parsley and thyme flourished steps from our kitchen door. A week when even a plastic plate practiced social distancing. A week when Linda and Ron’s June garden sang … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance ( June 7 – June 13 )

A week when summer arrived with her friend, Humidity, in tow.  A week when the harbor took on new life as boats bobbed on their moorings, and the Chart Room erected tents for mandated outdoor dining. A week when beach … Continue reading

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Personal Service

Just a little story of personal service in the impersonal world of ordering online. Yesterday, I ordered a gift from Captain Mowatt’s, a company based in Portland Maine that is justly famous for their various hot sauces. http://www.captainmowatts.com I’ve ordered … Continue reading

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Week at a Glance (May 31 – June 6)

A week when a stump became a rustic planter. A week when Rhodys burst into brilliant boom, and Impatiens filled planters with the promise of a season of lushness and color to come. A week when a broccoli-rabe white pizza … Continue reading

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Rhodyville

Dew kissed color at every turn. It’s early morning in Rhodyville. Neighborhood bushes lush with blossoms. Each home offering its gift to unite us  into one beautiful whole.

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New Yellow

new yellow in town forsythias have faded pollen coats the land

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Week at a Glance (May 24 – May 30)

A week when azaleas bloomed in all their glory. A week when planters were overflowing not only flowers but with the promise of brighter, better times to come. A week when Frank’s sausage and peppers in a cast iron pan … Continue reading

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Incremental Summer

  Spring is a slow crawl on our shores, more tease than actual season. Baby steps instead of strides as we tip-toe our way to summer. An umbrella rises over an outdoor table. Flowers cascade from planters. Basil thrives in newly … Continue reading

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