Monthly Archives: June 2013

Think Cool – Think Sorbet

We are having a scorcher of a day – West Coast style!  A high of 17° on Friday, a high of 24° on Saturday and maybe even 30° today!  Our deck thermometer says about 40° right now.  But it is … Continue reading

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Fine Points, Small Details, “Grace Notes”

The smallest of details can make a big difference in anything, designs, cooking and most especially in life.  We all make an effort to pay attention to the small details, those little moments, but sometimes they get lost in the … Continue reading

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Incredible Sky

Last evening at about 9:30 I emerged from the knitting fog to register the colour of the air outside.  Everything was coated in an orange glow;  the air itself was translucent orange. Down went the knitting – I scrambled for … Continue reading

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Chihuly Gardens – A Blast of Colour and Texture

The next exhibit is the Glass House that Dale Chihuly helped to design.  Chihuly has always been fascinated by glass houses and this house with it’s slightly off kilter designs is the perfect room for his immense chandelier.  The pieces … Continue reading

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Synthesis

Definition of SYNTHESIS 1 a   : the composition or combination of parts or elements so as to form a whole  b   : the production of a substance by the union of chemical elements, groups, or simpler compounds or by the … Continue reading

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Gallery of Roses

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The Rose Garden at Bowen Park was in full bloom today.  The yellow roses scented the air and there was a fine rain dappling the opened blooms with crystalline drops. Breathtakingly Beautiful! Happy Viewing Lynette

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Knitting Symbols and Dancing Glass

One should never go to sleep after making a mistake in knitting – you worry about it all night long.  One should never try to fix a knitting mistake at night when one is tired – you will make it … Continue reading

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