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The old switcheroo

Have you ever noticed that people take plants too seriously? They seem to feel that once a plant is planted, it should keep growing where it is, however poorly it may be growing or not growing. (Other possible reasons are … Continue reading

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We call it mellow yellow

Since green is my favourite colour, spring is my favourite season. Yesterday morning was sunny and beautiful, so we went for a long bike ride through the countryside. Along the way, I spent some time watching the countless hawks that … Continue reading

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