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KISS…. take thyme to smell the black-eyed Susie’s! Thank you Maggie Mae for the reminder  🙂


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Overcast, showering & fog this morning… but I had the beach all to myself! 🙂


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No farming, no marketplace, no processing! Taking the weekend off to enjoy some solitude.



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” Man– despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication, and his many accomplishments– owes his existence to a six inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains. ”

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Whoever penned this statement was most certainly a gardener or a farmer, for those that live closest to the earth are not only the most tolerant of nature’s ways, but the most forgiving–even when droplets fall at the most inconvenient of times. 🙂

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Very early, the other day as I walked along the beach, a dear friend came to my mind, as he often does as I stroll along with my thoughts. I was loving the quiet full silence as I looked out over the water. A lobster boat was slowly moving along, hauling in trap after trap, and a few gulls dipped in and out of the smooth surfaced water diving for the remains being cast overboard. I so wanted to share that moment with you, I thought.  The calmness of the water, reflected the tranquility I was feeling–not one ounce of turbulence below, considering my crazy schedule this time of year.  This was one of those rare times when I was exactly where I wanted to be, with the perfect person in my heart, doing what I wanted to be doing. I was feeling what I loved feeling — at peace and  very safe. j.a.s.


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