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The optimistic forsythia

As we head into our third winter in the Dordogne, since moving here from Toronto, we are still adjusting to the variations in weather and how they affect life around us. Some of the patterns are very similar to what … Continue reading

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Operation: Wisteria Watch, Week 1

It’s been a week since I announced the start of Operation: Wisteria Watch, in my post called “The greening of the GDA.” Okay, that was March 23, which makes it nine days instead of a week. But close enough. At … Continue reading

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