Category Archives: Love is life

get in the giving mood with a twist

“I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.”        Maya Angelou If you’re like me, Christmas has become about a huge pile of gifts that no one really needs or wants. Sure, … Continue reading

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peace, solitude, the arboretum

“The Arboretum now nurtures people in the same way it once nurtured trees. It feeds their spirits and souls, their minds and bodies. It provides somewhere to put down roots, to be part of and give strength one to another … Continue reading

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Lemon tree… very pretty

do you know the land where the lemon trees blossom; where the golden oranges glow in the dark foliage. ~ Maeve Binchy     I use lemons so often in cooking that I’ve decided to try my hand at growing … Continue reading

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Spring, my hands in the dirt

The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body, but the soul. ~ Alfred Austin

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Kindle Book Review names Sea Glass Cottage Finalist

Romance is a tough category to write. I’m thrilled that Sea Glass Cottage has been recognized by the Kindle Book Review as a winning story. Thank you to everyone who made this possible. It’s such an honor!! You can only … Continue reading

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Summer possibilities

Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language. ~ Henry James Photo credit: Soothing Dew

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Time to paint the month pink

Fight each round, take it on the chin And never never never ever give in. Olivia Newton-John This October, knock cancer on its ass.  

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