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A not well planned visit to Calf Creek Falls in Utah

The fond memories I have of that day trip in May 2019.  We started out with breakfast in Torrey, Utah at a great coffee shop and headed straight down scenic Highway 12.  And this is where the not well planned … Continue reading

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Who came up with this idea?

The idea that plucking the petals from a defenseless daisy would somehow predict that someone loves you or not; seems mean to me.  If someone gives you the daisy? Now that I would consider a much more reliable indicator of … Continue reading

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Virtual Tulip Show – Everyone take a bow

I hope you’ve enjoyed my virtual tulip show and that you sang along to the “Tiptoe through the tulips” lyrics in Tiny Tim’s voice.  Wait! You didn’t? Well then, you must go back and do it all over! Teri 📷

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Virtual Tulip Show – Day 1

Today’s forecast says no rain and plenty of sun although it may only get up to 60 degrees. So in honor of a sunny day, my virtual tulip show (that’s what I am calling it from now on) presents more … Continue reading

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Tiptoed through the tulips

We decided to break quarantine (but still wore our masks and kept away from others) and went to the metro gardens because I needed to see if the tulips were in bloom.  By needed I mean I had had enough … Continue reading

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Lenten Roses

Today is Good Friday, Passover has begun and the season of Lent is almost over as Easter is day after tomorrow.  So what does all of that have to do with today’s post? Well, the name of these flowers and … Continue reading

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The little harbingers of spring

Teri 📷

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Magnolia tree buds and blooms

Blossom by blossom the Spring begins – Algernon Charles Swinburne Teri 📷

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Orchids – More Cymbidiums

From the moment I saw my first cymbidium I thought “These flowers look like little cartoon aliens with two big front teeth that are sticking their tongues out at the world!”  Maybe this just means that I watch too many … Continue reading

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The return of the orchids

If it’s January then it means besides being cold and grey outside (although just the other day it was sunny and upper 60’s) it’s time for the annual Franklin Park Conservatory orchid show here in Columbus, Ohio.  The show just opened … Continue reading

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