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ccactus22815

Funny Story

A couple, actually. First, my Christmas Cactus’ internal clock is completely messed up; it started budding about a week ago: This was …

navpalm

Going Over

One of our impossibly tall palms has endured an injury to its trunk and the top portion has tipped over… soon to …

firesbanked-1

Down in Flames

Like my diet, Day 11. A combination of intestinal distress, allergies and ridiculous cravings finally did me in… and if I ever …

bbathdrty

Our Fragile Ecosystem

When I complained about an overabundance of millipedes, both inside and outside the house, our exterminator told me that the invasive Northern …

graviola1

Graviola

The soursop tree is burdened -really good word for it- with these huge fruit. Already four have fallen and been consumed by …

popeye1

Fischer’s Lovebird

Someone’s pet escaped and is living in a moss-laden oak tree across the street. After an exhaustive search googling we identified him …

greenhouse6614

Green House

I know it’s south Florida, but come on!! Eye wash: Green has always been my favorite color. But if I have to …

51514

Query

A cold front just came through; it will push the temps down to 65 tonight! Yay! Get ready for global cooling! Anyway. …

51414

Plumeria

Finally opened!! My stomach is making enough acid for 20 people… and I’m off to the doctor’s!

begonias

Mayday

Oh, May Day. Otherwise it’s a distress signal. I wanted some color in a sad little bed along the fence, so Mike …

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Sprung

Okay, NOW I like this theme!