ON THE BACK BURNER

June 21

I had a special day, today. I was invited with my daughter in law and three women, one who was a docent there, to visit the  Bloedel  gardens . This is a special place , a botanic garden extraordinaire. And I learned  that they have a reciprocal arrangement with the Selby Botanic Garden in Sarasota, so I just showed my membership card and I didn't have to pay admission. .  With our personal very own docent ,we spent hours walking through spectacular gardens. These gardens were a gift to the community from the Bloedel family. The family has been very generous in gifting to the Seattle Art Museum  , the university and other areas of the arts.  And  I enjoyed their gift !  And since I love gift shops , no visit would be complete without just checking it out. And this one was just right. 

 Not too much to tempt me . I did buy a book on how to sketch flowers and trees and I decided to repaint my chair, now that I have a book to guide me. This time, I hope I get the chair to look like that vision I had in my mind. It should remind me of my  special day .

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06.06 | 13:55

🌞👋😊. Hope you get it Leona. I can see you moving there,you would be happy and content with your son 😊. At some point when your both ready.

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19.05 | 10:55

Good Morning Leona!
Your descriptions of our beautiful country are so vivid that we're all
sharing your wonderful adventure! Thanks Dude!🤗
Love from 724

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18.05 | 07:58

Isn’t Pearl Street Mall fun So full of different shops. Went to the synagogue last night.

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13.05 | 07:45

Good Morning Yew Tew❗️💁
Thinkinaboutcha both this morning as you head off on your
exciting adventure❗️🤗❤️❤️ God Bless❗️
Much Love, Kate

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