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Tune Up Time

Now that we’re at the beginning of a brand new season, it’s time to plan ahead for weather conditions that will become more extreme. This awareness was drilled into me in school by the industrial arts teacher and at home … Continue reading

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Small Touches …Floral Friday

There are a lot of small flower pots and containers around my house, so perhaps I should use some more of them for quick and easy projects. That’s the idea behind today’s post. The little McCoy flower pot is perfect … Continue reading

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Copy Your Photos

In a couple of days, we’ll have the second equinox of the year. Not only does that signal the change of seasons, but it is my reminder to archive photographs to save for posterity. I choose this time of year … Continue reading

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Small Accents …Floral Friday

When you want just a little accent for your desk or a shelf, a small arrangement in an interesting container is what may work best. Today, I have some ideas for quick projects anyone can put together. These are just … Continue reading

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Vases With Handles …Floral Friday

When we think of vases used in ancient Greek or Roman society, we imagine them with graceful handles. As time went by, so did the handles. Eventually, fashion dictated handles to be passé. Yet, from time to time, handles on … Continue reading

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Another Look Unlimited

A couple of eye-openers happened very recently. First, I seriously wrenched my back while bending down to pick up a dustpan. Second, I turned 65 years old. Both of these events reminded me that there are limitations on this Earthly … Continue reading

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Novelties …Floral Friday

It’s a happy surprise to come across flower planters that have some sort of special theme in the shapes and designs. Most of them are one-offs designed for impulse buying in retail shops. The ones I have are all impulse … Continue reading

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