Monthly Archives: August 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge: Sea

And when the day arrives I’ll become the sky and I’ll become the sea and the sea will come to kiss me for I am going home. Nothing can stop me now. Trent Reznor   Advertisements

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Weekly Photo Challenge “Sea”

Peace & Tranquility

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Le Jardin 2

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This is our backyard before our last redo. We had laid 16″ brick pavers to make a small patio for the barbeque grill. It looked good for a couple of years but eventually started lifting due to tree roots growing … Continue reading

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“I must have flowers, always, and always.” Claude Monet

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Le Jardin

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My father was a gardener. A mill worker by day, in the evenings during the spring and summer months he could be found tending his plants. He grew vegetables, herbs, strawberries, blueberries, pears and a variety of flowers. He planted … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge “Focus”

Instagram photo of garden chair with roses. I have two nice cameras that in the past I used all of the time, an old SLR camera with large (heavy) telephoto lens and a newer digital camera. Now I have an … Continue reading

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Home Goods Vintage Inspired Kitchen Wall Shelf

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Before… …After As promised here are the pics of the vintage inspired shelf that I found on clearance at Home Goods. It’s the perfect size for over the stove and don’t you just love the tin on the drawer fronts. … Continue reading

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Wicked Sticky Widgets

Hi, well I have to admit, I’m new to this blogging thing (obviously, right). But WordPress being pretty user friendly, as with most things I do I tested the water a bit then dove right in. Within an hour or … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Carefree

While searching through my photos of the Gulf where I feel the most carefree, I came across this pic of my rescue cat, Ophelia shortly after I adopted her. To me her look epitomizes how she feels about her new … Continue reading

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Kitchen Remodel #4

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This is my newest kitchen update. Although I loved my vintage blue cabinets, in a small kitchen with one window it was just too dark. So I painted the walls a pale sky blue (my own color mix from leftover … Continue reading

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