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This site is like Ruthe, the heroine of my novel, Ruthe's Secret Roses

Ruthe is. . .
intimate with God,
prays a lot,
a bleeding heart for the hurting,
a big sister,
rescues friends,
has creative ideas,
likes to give surprise gifts,
loyal to friends,
dreams of love and marriage,
dreams of writing a book
goes the extra mile

So this site offers;
a good books to read!
help to become Friends with God,
The One Ideal Real Friend
a cure for loneliness
An Older Sister's Coping Secret
how to pray Panic Prayers,
& regularly/daily
how to grow in faith
Christian mentoring,
how to share your faith
character development
how to become a writer

Psst! I've got FREE taste treats of the novel ready for YOU! DOWNLOAD the first 3 chapters as an eBOOK in beautiful colours, or read the first six chapters on this site, if you have time to stay a while. Go to start READING HERE!

Our Garden in the Summers of 2003 and 2004

Note: if the pictures don't all seem to appear, try hitting Reload or Refresh. Sometimes the page just takes more than one try to get them all to show up.

The main view to the right of the garden path, summer of 2004

to the left of the garden path is my
salad garden
To the left of the path is my salad garden... well, beans too, and herbs growing wild, cucumbers, and flowers...

Our garden in July to the left of the path - Dad's potato patch w/sunflowers
Our garden in July to the left of the path (large side) where beyond my tomatoes Dad had a big potato patch with some sunflowers scattered through them.

view from the back alley gate to the rear of our house - along the garden path
View from the back alley gate to the rear of the house. (Excuse the mess, but the back door area is Dad's work area where he putters around!)

Dad's sunflowers after he dug up the
Dad's naked looking sunflowers after he dug up the potatoes

Dad sorting his potatoes in his wheelbarrows
Dad, sorting and cleaning his big purple potatoes in his wheelbarrows.

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