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Bowls …Floral Friday

I’m not much of a convenience foods kind of guy, but once in awhile I want to have a sample of what’s available these days in the frozen foods department at the local supermarket. A “Healthy Choice Unwrapped Burrito Bowl” … Continue reading

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Thick Glass …Floral Friday

The thick layer of clear ice on the driveway inspired today’s theme of vases manufactured from thick glass. Because winter ice provided the idea, pine branches were used as supporting mechanicals for each arrangement. Three very sturdy glass vessels were … Continue reading

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Mellow Yellows …Floral Friday

Commercial artist Harvey Ball is recognized as the designer of the ubiquitous “Smiley”. He said it was simple–“I made a circle with a smile for a mouth on yellow paper, because it was sunshiny and bright.” I don’t know if … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business

The realization that this is the last weekend of 2018, gave me a shiver. This year has flown by much more quickly than I had anticipated it would. There are still some projects that are uncompleted that didn’t seem they … Continue reading

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Novelties …Floral Friday

I had been searching through one of the “tote” storage containers in the basement for a specific car-shaped planter to use as one of this week’s Floral Friday projects. During the process, I not only found the car, but two … Continue reading

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Succulent Groupings …Floral Friday

It’s difficult to do gardening during December in Nebraska unless it’s done indoors. This is where small containers and succulent plants come together in harmony. I think succulents are some of the most attractive plants. They’re pleasing to the eye … Continue reading

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Justice Served

You’re driving along the highway enjoying the beautiful, sunny afternoon and peaceful scenery. You glance at the speedometer and notice that you’re traveling ten-miles-an-hour faster than the posted speed. You ease off the accelerator a bit so your car is … Continue reading

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