Category Archives: Show and Tell

Continuing to Play with Plants

In case any of you were wondering, I laid my poor Begonia Rex plants to rest this week. They did not survive the abundance of love and water I showered upon them. I have learned my lesson: DO NOT GET … Continue reading

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Picture Post: What I’ve Been Up To

Lately I’m finding that I feel like I have nothing to write about. I still have some very bad days and since I’m having more good days, I find the bad days REALLY bad. But I’m persevering and I’m trying … Continue reading

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Show and Tell: My Sewing Creations

Today I finished the dress I was working on. So I figured I would do a quick post showing off the things I’ve made myself. Keep in mind, I only started sewing back in January. Patterns for Pirates Sunshine Dress … Continue reading

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Just a general update: Plants and a Lunch Date

Yesterday I went grocery shopping. But I didn’t just buy groceries. I poked around the grocery store’s Garden Centre first. And after getting my groceries, I went and bought a pretty peach Begonia hybrid and a flat of four portulaca. … Continue reading

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There is Definite Improvement

I am getting better. I can see the improvements with each passing day. I am now getting out of my apartment 3-4 days a week, instead of only once.  Yes I still feel anxious when I go out, but I … Continue reading

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Is it possible to be addicted to plants and gardening?

So I don’t have a big apartment, but I have discovered that it is really great for growing plants. I never used to be able to keep indoor plants alive. I used to tell my family and friends if they … Continue reading

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Meet one my of Hobbies: Sewing

I think I might slowly be getting myself back. Today I decided to tackle a sewing project. Even though I just bought some lovely new clothes this past weekend, I do have lots of gorgeous fabric that I have plans … Continue reading

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Picture Post: My New Clothes

In a pleasant turn of events, I was able to get all 5 items that I had put aside. I’d forgotten that the store was having a Surprise Discount sale (you put your hand in a bowl and picked a … Continue reading

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Picture Post: A Day in my Life

Last night, after dinner, I watched a storm darken the sky. The clouds rolled in and I could see the rain threatening. As soon as I snapped that picture, I thought that I should probably close my windows. Which was … Continue reading

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Reader Request: My Visit to Petra, Jordan

In a comment conversation with┬áDiscovering Your Happiness, I mentioned that I had visited Petra in Jordan back in 2000. She said that she’d love to see pictures. So, at her request, here is a look back at my visit to … Continue reading

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