Monthly Archives: December 2014

Merry Christmas Everyone

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” – Isaiah 9: 6

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The year 2014 in review

DH is actually going to be home for the holidays so I will be taking a blogging break to spend time with him, enjoy Christmas and then ring in the new year.  So what went on this past year? We … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Yellow

Yellow is a happy bright color.  It reminds me of the sun, of butter, of daffodils in spring, lemon meringue pies and those strange Peep candies.  Yellow makes me smile and feel warm…something I am sorely missing right now; sunny … Continue reading

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Cypripedium Orchids

Cypripedium or Lady Slipper orchids are some of the most exotic and showiest of orchids.  In my opinion, some of them look like they have little faces…or  little aliens piloting their space ships.

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Pink and Yellow

Even though the conservatory has an annual orchid show, this orchid association had orchids that I had never seen before.  That is always a good thing.  Today I’m featuring a few of the pink and yellow varieties.  I have no … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Orchid Tentacles

 

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I stumbled into an orchid show

I went to our local conservatory because it was the last day of the dangerous plants show (more about them later) but no sooner than I rounded the corner from the ticket desk,  I was hit with orchidpalooza!  Some orchid … Continue reading

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