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Shivering on Our Beach Plum Tree

Three plump doves sat shivering on a branch of our beach plum tree this morning.  They cooperated for our photo-op as I carefully opened the window so as not to scare them. The wind chill was in the twenties.  Hardy. … Continue reading

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From Start to Finish

Home ownership comes with awesome responsibilities. Unlike rental properties, the homeowner must pay for repairs and upkeep. And there are many surprises along the way. We live in an area with soft, clay soil and underground water is a constant … Continue reading

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