Monthly Archives: April 2012

Wordless Wednesdays — Anniversary flowers

  While these pretty wildflowers (weeds) bloom for much of the year, I remember seeing a field of them in a vacant lot on the way to pick up favors for our April wedding – seventeen years ago!  So when … Continue reading

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Glitter hat and feeling rrrich

Do people wear glitter hats to your farmers’ market?  She had on cool white and red striped socks too! I love this! I bought a half flat of strawberries and cut them up and froze them for smoothies.  I made … Continue reading

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Festival time in New Orleans- and noticing things I never notice

Really, it’s always festival time, but end of April is the biggie!  Jazz Fest begins in just a few days!  If you’d like to read my tips for Jazz Fest, click here. Right now weather is fantastic, cool and crisp … Continue reading

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Off to the trail!

It’s one fun thing after another here!  I’m headed out TODAY for a week of hiking on the Appalachian Trail!  Hopefully I’ll see some of these little sweethearts: I had big plans to set up a week’s worth of pretty … Continue reading

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April, already?

Blogging and living – sometimes I don’t seem to find the time to do both!  All is well and life is good.  And it’s April!  Time for festivals galore, and time in less than a week for me to take … Continue reading

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