Category Archives: Gardening

Flowers and prayer

Turns out flowers remind me to pray. This year since the peonies bloomed in June I’ve kept a vase of flowers in the middle of my kitchen island. They are anchored in the middle of my kitchen because they are … Continue reading

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Flowers

When we moved out to our acreage five summers ago I didn’t really care about growing flowers. I spent the first three years trying to establish a veggie garden and planting more fruit trees and bushes. There was an extremely … Continue reading

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Back Home

We came home from vacation yesterday. Aaron and I spent yesterday doing all the just got home after a few weeks away camping type things. Seven loads of laundry, mowing the lawn, unloading the leftover odds and ends of groceries. Cleaning … Continue reading

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It’s late

It’s late and I have at least two dozen other things I could be doing right now (including sleeping). But tonight while canning peaches, saving up some of summer’s glory it felt chilly on the deck.Β And too many leaves crunched … Continue reading

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