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The understudy takes the stage!

In January of last year, when my gigantic, double-trunked willow oak had to be removed, the crew foreman told me that my dogwoods would go through a period of adjustment during the first season and may appear to be under … Continue reading

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Great music inside; mass (crape) murder outside…..

My son and I went to see Prince last night at our local indoor arena, the RBC Center, in Raleigh, NC.   The venue is the home of the Carolina Hurricanes, our 2006 Stanley Cup winning NHL hockey team, NCSU … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

One year ago today, my 76 year old Willow Oak was removed.  It was structurally unsound and rot was weakening it from the inside out.  It was sad, but I’m grateful for all the sun it left in its place…

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