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Yearly Archives: 2012

New Toy

All photographs on this site are the exclusive Copyright © Diane M. Schuller. All Rights Reserved. Permission directly from Diane is required should you wish to copy or use a photo for any purpose. Thank you for doing the right thing. What’s of note isn’t so much that this is a dog with a toy […]

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Where Have All the Photos Gone?

Some of you already know that I discontinued my Facebook account a few months ago. What a huge relief that was! But I have been thinking of doing more purging and have not come to any clear decisions. One thing I have done, is to remove nearly all my photos from this blog. I will […]

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gather |?gað?r|verb1 [ intrans. ] come together; assemble or accumulate : a crowd gathered in the square. [Merriam Webster dictionary] Shutter Sisters is one of the blogs that I do take a moment to check out, even if those moments are few and far between. Shutter Sisters picks a word for each month; guess what the word is for March? I was […]

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Mmmm Marmalade

As promised in my last post, ta da! Here is proof I finished making the marmalade! I opened one of the jars this morning. How could I let those little darlings simply sit there teasing me, after all? Oh man oh man, talk about fresh and delicious! Making homemade jam or marmalade absolutely will have […]

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The Scent of Morning

Walking from the bedroom into the living room this morning the scent of an orchard greeted me. It was coming from my kitchen counter where yesterday I had emptied a bag of oranges and a pair of lemons. There was a plan. They teased me most of the morning. Finally, however, I succumbed to their seduction. […]

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Blowin’ in the Wind

Seems I’ve been doing a lot of that lately — blowin’ in the wind. Along the way, I’ve settled here and there. Read a great novel that I highly recommend (Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay); been cooking up some soups again; having friends over for coffee and for dinner (talk about food for the soul!); […]

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