Monthly Archives: April 2015

Pretty Bird !!

This beautiful bird put on a show for us at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum earlier this month. And, yes, the sky really is that color. This picture is straight out of the camera, except for the cropping out of more … Continue reading

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One-Day Red Cactus Flowers

I found these beautiful cactus flowers today on our walk around the park. I think these are the kind that are open for only one day, but I will check tomorrow to be sure. I didn’t have my camera with … Continue reading

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Broth Makes The Difference

Yes, this looks like many of our other delicious Sunday Brunches, but there really IS a difference that you can’t see. I made the polenta with half water and half really thick, gelatinous broth from our last roasted chicken, using … Continue reading

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Princess In Training

Hard to believe that the Queen rose bush is now completely devoid of blossoms . . . B U T . . . her Princess in Training has taken up the slack. There are at least as many buds on … Continue reading

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Behold The Whole Rose Tree – 2015 Edition

For everyone who has kindly looked at “Behold The Whole Rose Tree” all year long, here is her majesty with her 2015 raiment. She bloomed her little heart out this year, producing an abundance of beautiful blooms. The fragrance walking … Continue reading

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The Point Man and The Tailgunner

A weird combination of tree denizens. We had to do a double take.

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Taco and Chili

A very hearty lunch with onions, roasted red peppers, spinach, and extra sharp Cheddar cheese inside the crispy tortilla taco. The rice was cooked in very rich chicken bone broth and had a wonderful flavor on its own. The chili … Continue reading

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