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There is a crack in everything That's how the light gets in

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a small victory--TOMATO

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actually two tomatoes so far, and a lot of things coming along.
22nd Jun 2011, 17:42   comments (14)

hi guys. just checking in

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I like this flower. I read moblog, but it's painful. I am still here. don't know why tho.
13th Jun 2011, 22:45   comments (24)

Wu-Tang forever, for Earthlad

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I finally went down and photographed this much loved graffiti. It says 'by Nura' and is dated 1997. No one knows what happened here, but the combination of Wu-Tang and a child has ensured it truly is Wu-Tang forever.
6th May 2011, 15:12   comments (1)

and I've been back in the forest.

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these are the ones I liked from today. Top one is wild ginger (Asarum canadense), next is trout lily (Erythronium americanum) and last is giant blue cohosh (Caulophyllum giganteum). The cohosh is not the usual one around here, and it's really purple in about another week when it flowers. These are the photos I like, the ones that are more about shape and light, than identifying a plant.
1st May 2011, 04:08   comments (6)

we burned the prairie in High Park, plant sale coming

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We burned the prairie in High Park and it looks awful. This robin was really worried. I dug up part of my garden and divided plants for the native plant sale next weekend. I counted. I have about 300 plants to sell.
1st May 2011, 03:17   comments (3)

places I've been. fooling around with kids and small animals

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I don't do dishes unless I have to. Ramona and Oscar and I do things, like fool around, feed chipmunks and ride our bikes (not Ramona,yet).
1st May 2011, 03:08   comments (4)

Today, the Children's Storefront in Toronto is open

The Children's Storefront opened today for the first time since the old one burned down. Everything is new because we lost it all in a fire Oct 09. This place is special. It saved my sanity as a mother years ago, and continues to do the same for new parents today. It opened today and that is because hundreds of people worked very hard. Sorry to report that no adults are allowed to borrow things from the dressup bins. Not even the Batman stuff.
8th Feb 2011, 05:22   comments (12)

then we had to wash it all up and put things together

an entire day of ikea. some people went crazy.
8th Feb 2011, 05:12   comments (2)