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Yearly Archives: 2009

Black & White in the Garden

“The greatest gift of the garden is the restoration of the five senses.”  ~Hanna Rion Did you catch the previous post on Down Jackets and Lawn Mowing? It’s worth a quick peek.   Diane is an on-location lifestyle photographer serving Grande Prairie and northern Alberta/B.C. Visit Diane Schuller Photography.

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Down Jackets and Lawn Mowing, north of 55

Yes folks, he’s mowing the lawn and wearing a winter down-filled parka — it’s that cold! He spent several hours mowing wearing a sheepskin lined jean jacket but finally had to go get his down parka for the final few hours of mowing. Even a breakfast of homemade Belgian waffles and maple smoked sausages was […]

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Morning has broken

I just came in from enjoying morning coffee out on my patio, watching the sun climb and change, feeling a hint of morning breeze whisper against my face, smelling the sweet morning air, and listening to the birds. I adore swallows. We have 9 pairs of tree swallows (all dressed up in their brilliant blue […]

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My Website Being Featured Today!

I’m thrilled to announce that my website is being featured today by Macromutt! which is run by Four Legged Media and regularly features a canine photographer. {The screen shot only clips the top part so to see the feature, simply pay a visit to Macromutt. Today we’re on the front page.} I’m being included in […]

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Cattail Gold

I’m in love with light. When I showed this set of images to my granddaughter, she wondered what those were and she said, “It’s really pretty.” Pretty because of the light. I’ve always enjoyed cattails. These are how they appear after being ravaged over our harsh winter. Beneath the dry golden stalks are young sprouts […]

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Blowin’ in the Wind

A super special shout out to Jennifer Gilbert for the enormous amount of work she has been doing to help me rebuild my blog. She’s doing most of the work but I am learning a lot from her too. I’m really, really going to owe you Jennifer! May you all have a weekend filled with the most […]

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