Tag: summer

Firm – A Place I’ve Worked

Firm (from Wiktionary) – A business enterprise, however organized. When I lived in Omaha, the firm I worked for was ConAgra Foods.  The campus was gorgeous – a jewel in downtown.  Here is the front of the building that I worked in, taken when everything was lush and green.  Word for tomorrow – DEAR.  If you…

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Landscape Design in the Front Yard

Landscape (from Wiktionary) – A space, indoor or outdoor and natural or man-made (as in “designed landscape”). It’s actually pretty hard to keep the landscape looking nice in the brutal summer heat of central Virginia.  Here’s a snapshot of the front yard the year that I tried some edible landscaping – those big leaves under the holly…

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Expand

Join the challenge!  For more information, click  the tab marked “challenge invitation“. Expand – To increase the extent, number, volume or scope of (something).  [From Wiktionary] In this case, the winter squash is trying for world domination.  It took over this entire back corner and escaped out the fence for more lawn and our neighbor’s driveway. …

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Admit

Join the challenge!  For more information, click  the tab marked “challenge invitation“. ADMIT – To allow to enter; to grant entrance, whether into a place, or into the mind. . . (from Wiktionary). I love this picture from two summers ago!  I feel like I am welcoming everyone into my not-so-secret garden.  I’m tempted to use this…

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