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Freaking Out With Flickr

October 30, 2010 by Megan | 2 Comments

About a week or two ago we finally signed up for a full Flickr account. I’m not sure what took us so long. Now we have a place to dump all the pics that don’t make it to the blog like the one above. We take tons of pictures of our backyard just so we can look back at them months later and compare. Matti took these before he ripped out the Agaves.

You can see a bunch more pics of our garden in our Backyard October 2010 set. No editing out the crappy parts of the garden here. Starting in November we won’t be blogging EVERY single day. The madness had to stop at some point. I think we made ourselves do it everyday when we started out, so we wouldn’t space out and abandon it. We’re thinking three or four times a week is more reasonable.

 

October 29, 2010
by Megan
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Creatures of the Day

Here’s a funky little garden off Lincoln and FUNston.  The babbling brook grabbed my attention first, but the garden art is what sold me. The house faces north on a busy street, complete with white picket fence.  The one thing … Continue reading

October 26, 2010
by Megan
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Xmas or Thanksgiving Cactus

Our Christmas Cactus (Schlumbergera bridgesii) is already blooming…no way!  Or is it? I checked online and just stumbled across another similar plant called the Thanksgiving Cactus (Schlumbergera truncate).  Sounds like it’s near identical to the Xmas Cactus…but blooms a little … Continue reading