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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge – Challenger’s Choice

I know this is no photography masterpiece, but to me, a former greenhouse owner, it takes my breath. It is from a nearby greenhouse where my daughter works on Saturdays when home from college. The first full row is full … Continue reading

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Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge – 4/9/17

I don’t believe I have been cognizant enough to schedule in an entry for Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge. I’m sure it has nothing to do with my vanity about being considered oddball. I have embraced the moniker for several years … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt – Show and Tell

You’ve been asked to do a five-minute presentation to a group of young schoolchildren on the topic of your choice. Describe your presentation.  I love growing flowers and plants. The whole process of either starting something beautiful from a seed … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Orchids I Gave to My Wife

These are pictures of the orchids I gave my wife on Valentine’s Day. I used to give her roses, but their shelf life is so short that they are gone within two weeks. The orchids will continue to bloom if … Continue reading

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Teaching Kids About Growing Plants

Back when I had a greenhouse business, from 2002-2007, I had some opportunities to host field trips from my children’s school classes. This was a wonderful way to get the young kids interested in how things work. Unfortunately these days … Continue reading

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Best Annuals for Hanging Baskets

I love flowers. It is a love taught to me by my mother and other members of my family. The vibrant colors just act as some kind of natural stimulant to my brain. When my corporate job was eliminated in … Continue reading

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