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Dogwood Days

When we bought our old house, it was called “Eveland” after the former owner. Somehow I didn’t think “Barbland” had quite the same ring to it, don’t you agree? And besides, I had a backup name I’d been carrying in my pocket … Continue reading

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A Garden Thing

We’ve discussed before the importance of having a “thing.” Call it a hobby, passion, or interest, most of us benefit from having something that serves as a creative outlet. Some of us have gardening as that outlet, and today I want … Continue reading

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Putting Things Off

Do you think this is a nice view? I don’t. It reminds me of a nasty tendency I have to put things off. It’s not what’s there that is bothering me so much. It’s what’s not. This is the road I … Continue reading

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