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Freedom – A week-end without plans

  This week-end was the first week-end in months during which we had NO PLANS. And by that I really mean none. We woke up Saturday morning, the sun shining bright, with a feelingĀ of freedom, a restless energy and nowhere … Continue reading

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Little glimpses of fall

  Although most of nature is lush and green still, everywhere I turn, I see little glimpses of fall. We’ve been feeling it in the mornings and evenings for a while now : The shift in light, the warmer clothes, … Continue reading

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The promise of fruit – My less intensive gardening

Vegetable gardening demands so much tending and monitoring that I sometimes forget that we also have fruit growing… And they are so easy to forget in the moment because they just are, happy and growing, not really needing us. Only … Continue reading

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