My Backyard

Mary on July 17th, 2010

I was out tending the tomatoes and squash, and came upon the giant columbine in bloom. Took a few shots with my iPhone 3GS, and voila – wow – check out this backlit shot. (note – all other shots went to the circular file)

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Mary on April 8th, 2010

Sitting on the back deck, eating organic strawberries with Breyer’s vanilla bean ice cream, listening to the frogs chirping…a relaxing end to an unseasonably warm spring day in Southeast PA. The strawberries came from the local supermarket, but before we know it, we’ll have organic strawberries from our own backyard; I saw my first strawberry […]

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Mary on March 10th, 2010

Three months have passed since our last visit. March has arrived, and I just thought, where are the Spring Peepers? I haven’t heard them yet. I’m sure I’ll hear them soon. I’m hearing the sounds of the geese making their annual northerly trek. The songbirds are out in full force, preparing for the breeding season. […]

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Mary on December 5th, 2009

Every season has its unique characteristics and attraction. There are obvious changes as we make the transition between spring, summer, fall, and winter. Living in southeastern Pennsylvania, I have the opportunity to experience each season in full. I wouldn’t have it any other way! As much as I love Arizona, and fantasize about living there […]

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