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"Begin at the beginning, and go on till you come to the end: then stop." -- The King of Hearts

I'm an adopted Texan. As they say, "I wasn't born in Texas, but I got here as fast as I could!" I post pictures and opinions as suits my mood, mostly because I can. Hooray Internet! 

So far I have three blogs here. By the Way is the oldest. I started it in 2003. I lost a couple of years to Vox because I was too lazy to bother to export when they shut down. I consider it an exercise in accepting impermanence. When I followed my husband to Singapore for his first expat assignment, I started (T)expatriate: A Southern Girl in Singapore. That covers 2010 and 2011, give or take. Next came Oslo, and (T)expat 2: Norwegian Boogaloo,  in 2012. Now I'm back home, and back on By the Way.

Pix live on Flickr. I toss links out on Twitter when I feel like it. I'm still not sure what to do with G+ but I kinda like it.

 

More Floral Surprises

We've been in this house for several years now, and we're still being surprised by the plants. This really ugly weedy tree thing next to the driveway up and sprouted these incredible flowers. Who knew?!

Another Surprise Flower

After a little research (thanks for the links, Mom :-) I found out the tree could get pretty big, so now we're trying to decide where to move it to. It certainly isn't going to get big where it is now....

http://www.emilycompost.com/angels_trumpet.htm
http://mgonline.com/datura.html

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