Dear blogging diary, in case I forget

The type of blogging that we do is similar to online journals, which just happen to be coincidentally shared with friends. It’s a virtual recording of lives, and happenings, as in Dear blogging diary, today I’m sharing what is going on in our lives, and that kind of thing. ...more

It’s a bug’s life

This gardening season is going to go down in history as much more than just record breaking temperatures,...more

The accomplishment list

How many items do you have on your to-do list? How many do you realistically think will be accomplished, today? We’ve all got lists, to-do’s, honey-do’s, get it done today lists ....more

How to turn summer photos into art

In the summer time I like switching over to breezy cottons, linens, glass, and fresh from my garden flowers. Changing out artwork makes everything airier too. ...more

Summer shoots into June heat with free photos

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Days of thunder

“Mom, we need to hurry up and leave before the thunderstorm gets here, I don’t want you driving home in the rain, you know it’s going to be a bad one.” She’s washing the last of the dirty dishes in the sink, back to me as I stand at the kitchen door, and as much as I know she wants to finish, it’s just too late, we need to go. The storms in the Okanagan can be a furious combination of beauty, and danger. The season is over Clean dishes and an organized kitchen are her contributions to the end of a busy strawberry season that’s left everyone glad to be done with it ....more

Whispers on the edge of summer

Flowers nodding in the dry breeze seem to whisper to each other of summers past, while trees with shifting branches, and crashing leaves tell a tale of it coming once again. ...more

Thank a farmer

I’ve been helping out at the farm for the last little while, strawberry season is close to ending. ...more

Postcards from the farm

The light, golden, rays slanting, fields of fading asparagus, gilded dark leaves of the strawberries. ...more

The season of roses

Our record breaking temperatures continue to melt us into puddles. ...more