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As the days grow shorter and colder, I have been noticing a lot of chipmunks scurrying  about making preparations  for winter.  I must say that they have been very restrained this year and are only now discovering my pumpkins and window boxes. … Continue reading

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The Colors of Fall

It was chilly this morning.  No frost, but a distinct chill was in the air.  The season progresses.  The bright lightness of September has given way to the overcast days of October.  The colors look absolutely brilliant in this light. … Continue reading

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A Festive Brookwood Shire

It was a wet and dreary day today, though not that cold. I have finished my windowboxes and the outside decorations are done. So despite the warm fire in our cozy little stove, I went outside to take some pictures. … Continue reading

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Mighty Merlin

It was a moist, warm morning at Brookwood Shire today. It smelled like spring! I opened the windows and was enjoying the air when I heard a noise. The squirrels have now discovered my window boxes. It has been a … Continue reading

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