Tag Archives: gratitude

Appreciation


Today I was notified that this blog has reached 100 followers! I am very grateful to all of  you, all over the world. This blog started as way to link family to our travels. It is now more of a … Continue reading

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The Christmas Garden


On Christmas Eve I did nothing. The tree stood decorated for weeks, the presents wrapped, the cards written, my mother and daughters’ gifts posted, the menu decided and the garden watered and silent – except for the wind which, from … Continue reading

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New hatchlings!


My sister-in-law’s fantastic brown chook has done it again. This time she has managed to hatch one of our Plymouth Rock eggs. The chick with the white stripe on its head we expect is a Plymouth Rock from daddy Long … Continue reading

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Garden Gratitude Theme: Pink


No, not the popular female singer but the crimson colours of the camelias! On this unusually sunny morning and the walkways strewn with pink petals, it never ceases to amaze me how these trees push forth their abundance. In our … Continue reading

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