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Easy Lemon Blueberry Muffins = A Day of Conversations in the Garden – Poetry

I found a recipe for Lemon and Blueberry Muffins. It appealed to me because it was made with oil and less sugar than other recipes that I have made.
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A Bit of A Pickle = Stress Relief Cooking and Making Food to Give Away

Another pie, another pickle of cucumber, beets and hot pickled green beans; a filled puff pastry with kale, ricotta, smoked turkey; apple pie with apples from the farmers market; date cake; turkey chili. My senses are overwhelmed. I’ve worked through … Continue reading

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A Contemplative Life – August Roses = Lyndale Garden – A Place of Peace in 2020

People wander and stop to enjoy the flowers and peace of the gardens. A magic garden of busy work where gardeners with volunteers were prepping the flower beds. Continue reading

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July’s Midsummer Idyll – Lake of the Isles Walk in Minneapolis

Our carefree days are receding as the summer moves swiftly along. T Continue reading

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A Contemplative Life = Koi Pond – The Question of Mindfulness – Or where is my head at?

On Monday I was on  my way to meet a friend for socially-distanced coffee outside. Driving through the back streets, just for the scenery, under the large green trees’ curving canopy I had a sudden shift in vision. Momentarily before … Continue reading

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