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Creation Abundance

Spring comes to Houston in dribs and drabs, starting in January and lasting until the hundred degree temps of summer set in. Flowering trees bloom here and there, but never all at once, at least not until the crape myrtles … Continue reading

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waiting to bring life out of death

Louisville, waiting expectantly Louisville, Easter Sunday

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frosty mornings

My adjustment to early winter weather in the pseudo north continues. I dig out hat, gloves and a winter coat I haven’t worn since 2002. On our walk this morning, Jack and I are greeted by lawns and roofs white … Continue reading

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autumn leaves

Humor me, please. I am loving this thing called fall: chilly mornings and Indian Summer afternoons in Louisville, the northern-most Southern city. Houston lacks a true spring and fall. Sure, winter days are crisp and the sky is ever blue, … Continue reading

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a morning in the (botanical) garden

What is a holiday weekend without a walk in the garden? We spent Saturday morning exploring Yew Dell Botanical Gardens, before the arrival of hurricane Isaac’s leftover rain. We were amazed at the variety of plants in the arboretum, a … Continue reading

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fall mix

a Douglass Loop Farmers Market find:

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A visit to Zachary Taylor National Cemetery

… between the crosses, row on row. (Quote is from “In Flanders Fields” by John McCrae.)

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