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Alberta Winter

Sometimes it’s best to let the picture do the talking. I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape – the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter.  Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.  ~Andrew Wyeth One kind word can warm three winter months. ~Japanese Proverb

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Caught Her Catching Some Rays

… and a few zzzz’s too. Then she caught me admiring her. As you can see from this second photo, I took this through our double-paned living room window. All photos and text are Copyright © Diane Schuller. Please do not copy, download, or take screenshots. If you’d like Diane to take some great photos […]

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Back Next Week

It’s been an extremely busy week for me. Working on one client’s special requests, I had two very late nights and worked the entire day Saturday. Monday got off to a hectic start and things simply haven’t slowed down. I have an in-person meeting with another client this morning — she made my day yesterday […]

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Pride in Workmanship

One of my mother’s legacies is definitely that she taught me to have pride in everything I do, whether it was doing the laundry or managing a career. I’ve lived my life that way, in the same manner that she set the example for me to follow. One of the reasons I have a fascination […]

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Morning in the Peace

{Recipe at the end of this post.}    I live in a region known as Peace Country thus the reason for my title. Living in the country does have its benefits, though I still long for the day we can return to the city. What I will miss are my beloved barn swallows. I love […]

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