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“But indeed I would rather have nothing but tea.”

“I had a little tea party, This afternoon at three; ’Twas very small, Three guests in all, Just I, myself, and me. “Myself ate up the sandwiches,         While I drank up the tea, ’Twas also I … Continue reading

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The Nest Inn

Well, the robin decided to move on, but his nest still has occasional use. Some time after he left, a pair of mourning doves stopped by and used it as an hotel for the day.  

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A Robin’s Nest

“What are you doing there, Robbin a Bobbin, Under my window, out in the blue?” — from ‘Talents Differ’ by Laura E. Richards A robin built his nest in the crook of a tree branch right outside my bedroom window. … Continue reading

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Spring in Michigan

I took these pictures on April 12, 2013. We got an ice storm the night before, which covered everything with a layer of ice. By late afternoon, however, all the ice had shaken off and only a bit of snow … Continue reading

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Flower Show

A few days ago, my mother cut her flowers to dry them. The children filled their wagon with the flowers to bring them to the house. I thought it looked so pretty that I took pictures. There are zinnias, marigolds, … Continue reading

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Sunflowers

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Clover-Blossoms

I used to think that clovers were somewhat ugly, but now they are one of my favorite flowers. I like their scent. I like how each head is covered with tiny individual flowers. I like their colors — their shades … Continue reading

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