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  Gifts of summer: Peaches, green beans and a ghost Around here, we’ve been mellow.  Haven’t gone back yet to my usual schedule–the girls and 20 great things about summer It is nearly ten pm and it is still very hot here in my house.  Summer rituals When I was a tween, my grandmother lived […]

A dahlia for Friday

In HOW TO BAKE A PERFECT LIFE, there is a young girl who falls madly in love with dahlias.   Somehow, I am in love with dahlias, too, and this one is growing in my front yard. It makes me want to go exploring. Photo of the day   Strawberries and diamonds X 2   […]