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Springtime Blooms – Arizona and Alberta

My Place in the World is in the Garden with my camera! The best part about living part time in Arizona is that I get to experience spring twice! In April, when Alberta might still be experiencing snow storms, our Arizona home is at the height of spring blooming! We have a large old Ironwood […]
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Rain Drops Make the Flowers Sparkle

After the rain – the plants were freshly washed and ready to have their photos taken! To do these photos justice, click on one of them to open a slideshow. To close the slideshow, press your ES-Ca-pay button (or the tiny ‘X’ on the top left of the screen). Your Good Days – any particularly […]
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Flower Envelopes – Petals Before they Open

Flower buds are like envelopes that hold the secret of the petals.

Poppies and Tulips – Conversations between Friends

A good friend is someone who you will help you move, a really good friend will help you move a dead body. – Unknown – White poppies, deep pink tulips. The poppy on the left has turned to the tulip and said, “Since we haven’t seen a drop of rain for weeks, we’re all heading […]
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Lily Spots – Macro Monday

Humor is a social lubricant that helps us get over some of the bad spots. – Steve Allen On the whole, spots are not looked upon kindly. Blind spots, the wrong spot, skin spots, eye floaters, water spots, age spots, trouble spots – the list goes on and on. There are lots of pleasant spots, […]
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Seeds – Fall Texture

It is the Season of Seeds. Every blooming thing has shifted into high gear to make the babies of next spring. It is the expression ‘Going to Seed’ but with a much nicer meaning than when you overhear someone whisper it about you at your High School Reunion… The Allium family – best known for […]
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