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Hi, friends and hello, August. How are you? I’ve been thinking a lot about the concept of abundance, the natural flow of resources, and where I am and how I’m doing within that natural flow. And, simultaneously, this is most … Continued

a glimpse of 2015

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At the beginning of each year I create new folders on my computer for the year ahead. During this time it’s fun to look back at the year that just passed. This year I picked out something that stood out … Continued


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I think we’re finding our autumn rhythm, and I’m enjoying the change (even if I’m still resisting slippers and sweaters!). As summer starts to wind down I always feel such an urgency. It literally can feel like a desperate thirst, … Continued

a new year

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Happy New Year, friendly folks. This year I’ve been letting the concept of “New Year’s Resolutions” stir quietly, without mental inputs or particular expectations, and it’s been refreshing to see what has been coming to me. I appreciate opportunities to … Continued

late august (what?)

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With August almost over, I’m feeling that familiar urgency to squeeze in all the things that haven’t yet been done by summer’s end. There is still so much! But mostly, painting the fascia on our house and camping are 2 … Continued

backyard berries

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and a blueberry peach galette made with someone else’s backyard berries. This morning I was surprised to find one of our older blueberry bushes covered in perfectly ripened berries. I had quit checking on these particular bushes, as the birds … Continued


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Have a great weekend! It’s been raining here for a couple days – finally enough to provide a true, quenching soak after a very dry spring. It’s supposed to clear up just in time for my birthday this weekend, and … Continued


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Happy solstice! This is the only photo I took today (well, okay 4 or 5 of about the same), sneaked from the kitchen window after running inside to get some scissors. I love sneaking photos of him ๐Ÿ™‚ Without really … Continued

keeping in touch

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  These days I sit down to blog, and I’m simultaneously flooded with things I’d like to write about, and stumped at what to say at all. Most simply though, I feel I’d like to start recording my seasonal observations … Continued