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A Very Special Tree

Not many trees are planted in June, but a special maple was planted on the 28th. All ready there were three Susie Forest trees in Bradley Lake Park – one for each of my grandsons. Sam’s and Tim’s were planted … Continue reading

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May I Talk About Trees?

It’s May. Not when I look out the window. But it’s time to tell the world about some great tree plantings last spring. How often do you know someone who turns 100? I thought my friend’s mother certainly deserved a … Continue reading

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An April Surprise

Something else happened in April that wasn’t a tree planting. I received a phone call asking me to attend a ceremony at City Hall on April 25th to witness the naming of Spokane as a Tree City USA. “Of course, … Continue reading

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April in the Susie Forest

Here comes another blog about 2014. I wrote about the tree planting on March 21st, the anniversary of Susie’s death, but there were lots more plantings throughout the year. I’m going to write a little about the plantings in each … Continue reading

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A New and Better Year

It’s New Year’s Day and I’ve made some resolutions. One is that I will write a blog today. And over the next few days I will write about many of the great experiences that I meant to write about last … Continue reading

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March 21st

Today is a bittersweet day. It is bitter because it is the anniversary of Susie’s death and I feel so empty without her. This year is even harder because her sister Becky died after a very short illness just three … Continue reading

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New Decor

I have a wonderful new picture hanging in my apartment. I love it! The Van Voorhis family showed up at a tree meeting and presented me with a collage of photos taken at the heart-shape tree planting. I was surprised … Continue reading

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