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    A Butterfly Tale

    With fall approaching, the Monarch Butterflies have arrived.  Like everyone else, I love the fall season….it just doesn’t last very long in our neck of the woods. Each evening the butterflies have been gathering in our locust trees, and they are an awesome sight! Here is just a small sampling….   My understanding is, they travel all the way to Mexico for the winter….sounds like a good idea to me!

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    ModCloth Clearance Sale! Up To 70% Off!

    **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Do you watch cooking shows on Food Network?  If I ever have any down time, that’s where I end up while channel surfing.  Specifically, I try to catch Ree Drummond, on The Pioneer Woman Cooks. What in the world does this have to do with ModCloth’s HUGE sale??  Well, this last Saturday, she was wearing a top from, you guessed it…ModCloth! I LOVE their clothes, and I love 70% Off, even more! Summer may be coming to a close, but it’s hard to be sad about it while there is an amazing…

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    If You Love TOMS, You Will Love This! 30% OFF!

    **This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. 30% Off TOMS + Free Shipping on Orders $65+ at zulily Circle next Tuesday (9/9) on your calendar. zulily is giving 30% off on TOMS, with styles available for men, women and kids. With its Giving Partners and customers like you, TOMS has transformed everyday purchases into a force for good. Each purchase improves the health, education and well-being of children in over 60 countries. How? TOMS is guided by one simple mission. With every product you purchase, TOMS will help a person in need. One for One.® And, as…

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    Holy Cow! It’s A …….

    So, a few days ago, I was making my rounds watering flowers.  It was early evening, and I was just minding my own business, going about tending my little flowery friends. Then….something on the tree right next to me, caught my eye.  It was just a slight movement, but when I looked,  nothing was there.  When I got a little closer, I saw a small creature that looked just like the bark on the tree.  I still had NO IDEA what I was looking at, so…..I got a little closer.  At that point, it moved, and slowly stretched out a black wing, and I knew EXACTLY what it was. At…