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Weekly Photo Challenge: NOSTALGIA

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is NOSTALGIA. Nostalgia is a state of mind, remembering something or someone in the past that brings joy and peace. It’s fun to look back and remember. I took this photo … Continue reading

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A Weekend in the Mountains

Last weekend I was on a retreat in the mountains of North Carolina near Valle Cruces. I spent an afternoon taking in the sounds and sights of this beautiful part of our state, and I would like to share a … Continue reading

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Things I See Around Town

I try to take a good walk every day, and yesterday on my way I was delighted to see a number of wild flowers in bloom. Here in August in our part of North Carolina the wildflower picture is not so extravagant as … Continue reading

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Mimosa and Friends

Last week we traveled up central North Carolina and Virginia and back to visit friends for a shared birthday celebration. I choose not to include the years that my friend Sam and I have been celebrating birthdays; we are just grateful to … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Roadside Beauty

I spent a pleasant hour looking along the roads around our neighborhood for wild flowers. So many different ones are blooming now, and I hope viewers will enjoy seeing at least some of what is growing in our part of … Continue reading

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Another Weekend in the Mountains

Last weekend in the mountains of North Carolina I spent a delightful afternoon walking back woods roads and following a rushing stream. The streams in the area were running strong after a series of heavy rains. In poking around the woods I came across … Continue reading

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