Tag Archives: Gardens

Remembered or Favourite Plants: Times Past

Today our prompt comes from D. Avery from Shiftnshake   who wrote “I was thinking about you today as I pulled some weeds from the perennial beds at my place back home in Vermont. I know that people up here connect … Continue reading

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Gardens: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Gardens in Europe are manicured with exotic birds wandering azealeas and rhododenrums climbing. An army of gardeners must be employed for hedging and creating topiaries. and here in Brisbane you can see the army of workers, pruning, spraying and blowing. … Continue reading

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Snapshots (sans photo)

“Can I use the bathroom?” elicited the normal response of directions and off I went down the hallway to the second room on the left. At the doorway I stopped to take in the view through a single sheet glass … Continue reading

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Sammy Saves the Day: Trog and Other Animals

I wasn’t at Lindfield long. No more than a year. Sammy and the rest of the family were there probably two years after me then they moved to the family home in Mosman.  My Great Aunt remained in the house … Continue reading

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“As human beings, we are given a unique opportunity to experience life with all its ups and downs, joys and sorrows. It is a privilege that must not be taken for granted.” This quote by an unknown was attached to … Continue reading

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A Man of Many Talents

Meeting an old girl friend is always fun. We have known each other since we started our nursing training together when we were still in our teens. An added advantage of our move to Qld was that my girlfriend and … Continue reading

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