Monthly Archives: February 2013

Phoebe Snow

  Linked to A Favorite Thing Stonepillar’s Scotian Snowbird was born December 19, 2007. She was a registered Bouvier des Flandres puppy. She became Phoebe Snow when she arrived at our home. Here she is this morning! And how we … Continue reading

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February, please END!

It may be pretty, but I’m pretty tired of snow. Here’s how today began… as seen from the bedroom window. From the upstairs washroom And then from the front verandah door. Here’s how things look from the front entry. From … Continue reading

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Icicles Still

As we look out our kitchen windows to the patio these days, the icicles continue to be the main feature.¬† We have a long row of yews which seem to be taking quite a bit of punishment from the weight … Continue reading

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The Time is NOW!

Linked to¬†Mockingbird Hill Cottage February is coming to a close, the daylight hours are increasing, the indoor plants are showing signs of growth…and I am back from travels for a while. This can only mean one thing: time for me … Continue reading

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Minnesota

We are very happy to return home. There’s no place like home. Airport confusion and delays, appointments, hotels… they can be tiring and stressful. All that “hurry up and wait” business! Then the rushed and boring meals… Fortunately there were … Continue reading

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Icicles, Snow and Shadows

It is still winter of course, but sunny moments offer special delights. Today I enjoyed icicles at our kitchen doorway. I enjoyed the snow on the trees that I planted 15 years ago… and the dramatic shadows beneath the spruces … Continue reading

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Blue Skies

Welcome to the farm! It has turned into a lovely sunny day and is 23F! This is as far as gardening goes for now… I think we should stay indoors for tea. This is how things look from the kitchen … Continue reading

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