Monthly Archives: March 2011

Egrets save the day!

It’s getting late and I’m pooped but overall in a good way.  I don’t have a big planned post today – I tutored (yeah, yeah) had a beautiful big salad (already pictured some time ago) and happily spent the evening … Continue reading

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I wish this was for dinner tonight

I’m back to tired.  Can I blame it on the weather?  I need to go fix a giant salad and get some vitamins in me. We had this dish a couple of nights ago.  I have no recipe – I … Continue reading

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Home out of the weather

I’m happy to be home and cozy after a harried drive home through some deep water illuminated by plenty of lightning. I try to avoid driving in New Orleans during crazy downpours because our streets in some places temporarily flood … Continue reading

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A slice of Heaven in Mississippi

Heaven is twenty-four hours by a creek in Mississippi in springtime when the pink azaleas are blooming and it’s warm enough to wade in the cool water with the sun warming your back. It’s making a fire on a sandy … Continue reading

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Stillness Sundays – glimpses of summer

I took a walk at dusk today to go see the egrets.  Several couples are still putting finishing touches on their nests.  Dads-to-be proudly fly in twigs to add to the masterpieces.  It was too dark for photos, but I … Continue reading

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Story Saturdays: Champagne cap chairs

Ever since I can remember, I’ve been fascinated by miniature things.  The dollhouse I received maybe in kindergarten or first grade was a favorite toy and I played with it for years and years, creating more elaborate furniture and decorations … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Fridays – “barn kitties” and Treme

The only reason that “barn kitties” are involved at all is because I don’t have a good photo for Treme. I was scrolling through all of my pics and came upon this one taken by my sweetheart of our cats … Continue reading

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