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Cookie Cutters That Will Last for Generations

I am a huge fan of cookies that are artistic expressions.  There are people out there that do their work on cookies and not on canvas.  The Cookies look so Beautiful!  I have a board on Pinterest that has 719 pins … Continue reading

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Key West or Bust……………… OR How To Drive Cross Country with your Mother who has Alzheimers!

  For the next several weeks I will be telling you a few of my stories about a trip I decided to take while my Mother could still remember it.  WELL that was a fantasy!  She didn’t even know who … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for a LONG Road Trip!

Sometime after I retire at the end of February we will be embarking on a long trip. This is something I have dreamed of all of my adult life. My ex-husband and I had this conversation numerous times but there … Continue reading

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Photo Friday ………………Fall is on it’s Way!

I have had the privilege to manage Pilcher Park Nature Center for the past 17 years. I love Pilcher Park and I love Nature! I am now ready to go see the rest of the world. My heart will remain … Continue reading

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Photo Friday ………….. Butterflies and Flowers for you….

Pilcher Park in Joliet, IL has a beautiful meadow hidden in the woods. You won’t find this one from your car. You will have to go to the Nature Center and walk on the Pilcher Interpretive Trail from the Nature … Continue reading

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Photo Friday Flower………….. Pink Thistle

When driving back home from Bryce Canyon National Park we saw an amazing field of pink thistle. It was so beautiful. Not only that but there was a storm coming in and that made for some beautiful clouds over the … Continue reading

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Photo Friday Flower……….. Daylily Flowers

Daylily flowers come in all shapes and sizes. There seem to be a bazillion different colors. I love them all. These are the easiest flowers to grow and propagate in your yard. They are nearly impossible to kill and they … Continue reading

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Tor is Back Home in Key West after BlogHer13

I attended Blogher13 this weekend with my Daughter Victoria Elizabeth. You may remember that she left here a few months ago and I have MISSED HER LIKE CRAZY! Before she left, way back in November we decided to go to … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday………On the Way to Jackson Hole

This was taken on the way to Jackson driving in from Idaho. Such a beautiful river! The entire drive from Salt Lake City to Jackson Hole is spectacular! Drive the speed limit ………… at least close to it……….I got a … Continue reading

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Photo Friday

Hollyhocks are some of my favorite flowers! They can hide something ugly like an outhouse or they can be a spectacular sight in your front yard. Me? I mix mine with zinnias in the backyard. There was a time when … Continue reading

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