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‘TIS THE SEASON


Would you believe there was the slightest “nip” in the air this morning? Wow, it’s definitely fall!   It’s not always easy to tell here in South Florida. The seasonal changes are subtle and this has a tremendous effect on your … Continue reading

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A GRASS FROM THE PAST


Four years ago, in July, I posted a piece on Marc’s Blog very similar to an edition I just posted prior to this one (about growing grass, the lawn type) …but I didn’t remember anything about the earlier posting until … Continue reading

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WEATHERING SOUTH FLORIDA


Well well well, winter has subtly descended upon South Florida…at least for a day or so. Our nighttime temps fell into the 60’s.  I rev’d up the heater last night just to take the edge off the slight nip in … Continue reading

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SOME MEMORIES JUST WON’T MELT AWAY…


I am plagued by a recurring memory of something wrong I did as a young child some 60 years ago.  I wonder if others have similar stories to tell, or am I among the few who can’t let certain things go … Continue reading

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HALF OVER SO SOON?


photo source: http://www.apa.org   It’s nearing the end of June. Half a year is gone so soon. From both ends the months pull, Is the year half empty or half full? Before you know it, it’ll be autumn The year … Continue reading

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Thinking Outside the Tree!


We have a Plumeria tree in the back yard.  Originally it was a foot-long stick we brought back from Hawaii.  Now, it’s about seven feet high.  What is different about the Plumeria tree is that it loses all its leaves in … Continue reading

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