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Snapshot Saturday: 11/26/16 Final Blooms

Nashville has had two evenings of below freezing temperatures. That means between now and December 15, rosarians will be winterizing our roses. This is not my favorite task. Last year I felt compelled to winterize all of my babies in … Continue reading

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How Long Will the Blooms Last?

The temperatures are finally cooling off in Nashville. A first frost can’t be far away. I still have some rose blooms. Most of them look sad due to the drought and my inability to be at home during daylight hours … Continue reading

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Snapshot Saturday: 10-29-16

It’s been a week full of good stuff (I taught a two-day intensive Fund Raising Boot Camp for Nashville’s Center for Nonprofit Management) and one big stressor. While driving to a friend’s house Thursday night, I hit a deer. Yesterday … Continue reading

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Snapshot Saturday: Monday Edition

Hubs and I plus mom, my sister and sister’s family spent last week in Florida. It was raining when we returned home late Saturday afternoon, so no rose photography for me. Yesterday after church I had to deadhead spent blooms … Continue reading

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Snapshot Saturday: August 13, 2016

I mowed the grass after getting home from work last night. Thanks to my new 15 minute rule, the weeds are in check. Time to play! Here’s what’s blooming at my place.

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Snapshot Saturday: August 6, 2016

I’m pushed for time today so I grabbed the smart phone rather than the Cannon to take these shots.  I have LOTS of gardening tasks I want to complete. First I’m off to mom’s to dig up her daffodil bulbs. … Continue reading

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Snapshot Saturday: July 30, 2016

Most of my roses are winding down their second bloom cycle. While I anxiously await the 3rd I’m enjoying the zinnias, cosmos, sunflowers, cone flowers, and at long last…the blackeyed Susans.

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Snapshot Saturday: 7-23-16

I just returned from a humid two-mile run. While cooling off I grabbed the camera and did a walkabout. Now it’s time to down a protein smoothie and get back out there. There’s grass to cut and weeds to pull. … Continue reading

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Snapshot Saturday: July 15, 2016

I cheated and shot these yesterday afternoon. I wanted to have every minute free today to dig in the dirt. Here’s what’s blooming at my place.

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Snapshot Saturday: July 9, 2016

Apparently adulting became a word while I wasn’t paying attention. Yesterday a friend posted a question on Facebook, asking what we do when we are having trouble adulting. She wanted to know how we keep slogging through life when we … Continue reading

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