Monthly Archives: April 2010

My plants are confused!

IMG_1206 Here it is the 29th of April and my poinsettia is still looking great!  I'm going to take it outside and plant it in my flower bed and see what happens.    IMG_1207.JPG – Vox And my Christmas cactus … Continue reading

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The Painted Church on the island of Hawaii

2010_04_03 – Hawaii 088.JPG – Vox This small white church holds a big secret.  Known as the Painted Church, the interior walls and ceiling have been covered with scenes from the Bible, painted by a priest who was stationed here.  … Continue reading

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Can you identify these prints?

IMG_1188 Does anyone know anything about these two prints?  They appear to be copies of watercolor illustrations.  I have had them for almost 40 years, but have decided to part with a few things.  Sorry the photo is so bad.  … Continue reading

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Search for Country By Design

IMG_1181 Here's the screen that you will get when you type "countrybydesign" into your search box.  The first and third entires are links to my Vox blog (Yeah!) and the fourth one is a link to my Etsy shop.  Yeah!!  Okay, … Continue reading

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Day Four from Hawaii

I know I'm getting a little ahead of myself, but these are the pictures I'm working with right now to put together a small photo album that I can carry with me.    2010_04_03 – Hawaii 783 We only went … Continue reading

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Bougainvilleas in Hawaii

IMG_0949.JPG – Vox Here is another bougainvilleas that shows the small white flowers.  On most plants, that flowers are designed to attract bees or butterflies for pollenation.  Why are these so small?  How do they get pollenated?  There were lots … Continue reading

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Shoes on Parade

IMG_1169 What do your shoes say about you?  Can you tell anything about your personality from your shoes?  Here's the line-up I had in my bedroom today after I collected all the shoes I had left behind in different parts … Continue reading

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