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2012
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Front Flower Beds After

About a month ago, I did a post about the flower beds in the front of our house. Shortly after that, we did some shopping and planting, and now they look like this: Before shot of the flower bed on the left in the above photo (sorry it’s not exactly the same angle):   And after (the rosemary and lavender got major haircuts): Before: And after: I’m pretty happy with the results thus far. Isn’t it amazing what a difference a month can make?

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2012
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Mighty List – Watch all of the Academy Awards Best Picture winners

Photo of Annie Hall from here One of the goals on my Mighty List is to watch all of the Academy Award winning Best Pictures. I put this on my list is because Mister P is a total movie buff and I knew he’d be game to watch all of these movies with me (strength in numbers!). Here’s a list of the winners over the years, with the films I’ve already seen crossed out. Some of my all-time favorite movies are among them, including Forrest Gump, Schindler’s List, and No Country for Old Men. What’s your favorite from the winners?…

Mighty List – Take a Photo a Day for One Month

I did it! I finished one of my Mighty List items – to take a photo a day for one month. This was a really fun project, inspired by my best friend who lives across the globe in Germany. She suggested we join this Instagram challenge created by Chantelle as another way of keeping in touch. I like that Chantelle’s lists are low key and open to interpretation so I’m not running around looking for a specific type of tree to photograph, or something. I may or may not have skipped a couple days here and there, but I always…