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Holiday Planning With Southern Living

In July I was checking my list of last minute summer planting to be sure I had enough flowers to dry for my Christmas garland for that coming December.  December is my favorite time of the year but dreaming of Christmas decor in my summer garden has been a tradition for the past 10 years […]
November 12, 2012 2
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Cheerful Original Classic Wreath Giveaway

The cooler temperatures in my Ohio garden has brought me indoors to stay warm and start decorating for the Thanksgiving and Christmas season.  I’m so excited to be able to offer this giveaway from my friends at P.Allen Smiths because I have had my eye on his collection of Holiday decor since I first saw […]
November 11, 2012 31
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Instagram Weekend Project : #WHPbluronpurpose

This Weekend I’m joining in on instagram: Hashtag Project: #WHPbluronpurpose.  What a great way to practice your photography skills and join in the conversation with millions of other people who use instagram. I’m looking forward to sharing some blurpurpose theme images from my garden. Weekend Hashtag Project is a series featuring designated themes & hashtags chosen […]
November 9, 2012 0
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Plant Spring NOW!

One of the best things about being a northerner is to experience the bulbs that arrive in spring.  To see a magnificent crocus poke up out of the white snow in February is an experience filled with life and energy during the sometimes drab months of winter. Now is the time to get your spring […]
November 9, 2012 1
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Pin & Win Recipes #HuntsRecipes

Who isn’t on Pinterest: the largest virtual pinboard that allows it’s subscribers to organize and share all the beautiful things found on the web? If I told you that sharing on a Pinterest board could make you the winner of $5,000 in prizes for your next dinner party would you be interested? Continue reading my […]
November 8, 2012 11
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Can You Hear The Distant Drum

This is the last of the blooms on my Distant Drum rose shrub for 2012 but I’m looking forward to sharing more about roses in the post to come now that I’ve been introduced to the varieties that can be enjoyed in most any home garden. I will miss you Distant Drum but you can […]
November 7, 2012 3
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Mediterranean Veggie Dish Brings Back Summer Garden

Super Moist Chicken and The Veggies Cooked in the Herb Filled Diced Tomatoes Brought Back The Summer Garden It has been a busy autumn getting the greenhouse in tip-top shape for year-round growing, putting the gardens to rest by dressing it to prepare  for winter and finding the time to enjoying one of my favorite […]
November 6, 2012 5
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This Is My Country

We are in the final hours to election day 2012. President Barack Obama and Governor  Mitt Romney are storming through a final exhaustive campaign push Monday with many visits to my state of Ohio.  I’ve been following both parties official sites on Twitter, Facebook and Google + to see what both camps are sharing.   I […]
November 5, 2012 0
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Don’t Miss The Header on Twitter

  Twitter added a new feature back in September and it has come to my attention that many of my Twitter connections are NOT aware of.  The impact of this new option is huge so let me try and explain some simple facts about this new feature. The new feature is similar to the Facebook […]
November 4, 2012 1
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Cashew Chicken Casserole

Cashew Chicken Casserole – Easy Autumn Meal This is not your typical chicken and rice casserole. The ginger, garlic and wild rice combo  is super easy to make and I promise it will leave your family wanting more.  I used broccoli we grew this summer and had in the freezer but if you don’t grow […]
November 3, 2012 2
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Olivia – A Pup Who Is Always Happy

It’s #woofwednesday and to celebrate I’m sharing a few of my favorite images of my 8 year old Aussie.   I love the image on the lower right of the collage above because it is one of the rare times I caught my pup grinning.  Some may think it is a snarl or that the dog […]
October 31, 2012 1
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Are You Verified on Pinterest

Pinterest announced it is launching website verification which basically lets you verify that you own the website listed on your Pinterest profile. What I like most about this verification similar to Twitter verification , you will see a red checkmark next to your domain in search results, as well as the full website URL and […]
October 30, 2012 3