Tag Archives: beauty

Grow a great cutting garden

A wise mentor once told me if you only have $5 buy yourself a loaf of bread and a single flower for happiness, then splurge with the rest of it. That advice has stuck with me. I am a lover … Continue reading

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What the Hell is a Cactus Pear?

I looked at the little ugly fruit. Not one to have food remorse, I tossed one in my basket. Unloading groceries with my spouse, he held it up and laughed “You bought one sad prickly pear?” I smiled, “Yes- culinary … Continue reading

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Discover America’s beautiful National Parks

The world has enough beautiful mountains and meadows, spectacular skies and serene lakes. It has enough lush forests, flowered fields, and sandy beaches. It has plenty of stars and the promise of a new sunrise and sunset every day. What … Continue reading

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Peaches meet Vodka

Cleaning the photos off my iPad  I came across the images below. My friend B, said “I never saw that drink on your blog”. I quipped “Oh, it didn’t make the pretty cut”. He gave me a look that clearly said … Continue reading

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She is Not Your Contractor, She is Your Sister! -The BIG reveal

“Which direction looks better? “she, asked before I could answer she said, “That’s rhetorical!” You can have it cheap, fast, or good (Pick any two). It’s so true, as rarely, if ever, do you get the luxury of getting all … Continue reading

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