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    My Dad~frank Isaac Laroche

    HE WAS THE SON OF: JAMES ARCHIBALD LAROCHE-b.10 aug 1877-.31 jul 1933 AND LAURA ANNE GATEHOUSE--b.1889-d.24-dec 1951 THE BROTHER OF: Lawrence E.LaRoche-B.-1903-{ETHEL wARD} Kathleen-LaRoche/Howard-B,-1905{Clinton Howard} son: Vivian--LaRoche-B.1907 Frank Isaac LaRoche...
    teeboat teeboat 51-55, F Aug 5, 2008

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    LaRoche's In the South~Georgia~USA

      A HISTORY OF SAVANNAH AND SOUTH GEORGIA     Author: William Harden @ p. 694 THE LA ROCHE FAMILY HISTORY. In the year 1733 two brothers landed in America from the shores of England. Their names were John La Roche and Isaac La Roche. John La Roche was...
    teeboat teeboat 51-55, F Aug 5, 2008

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    My Gardenes

    i have a vegie garden and three flower gardens and four herb gardens what can i say i love to get my hands dirty. my vegie garden it about  20 by 40  and i hope to get my tiller fixed this year so i can get to work in the garden last year i didnt do any thing becose the...
    crazzyjohnblue1 crazzyjohnblue1 18-21, M May 1, 2009

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    Family Tree

    I started my familytree some time ago. It was going well. Really interesting. No one famous or anything, but a few family stories disproved, and some new ones added. Anyway, my problem is I can't find my dad's mum. She existed I met her. But until she married I can find...
    whoeverami whoeverami 46-50, F Aug 23, 2011

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    Growing

    The passion for growing plants inclines one to see oneself as part of a bigger, organic enthyty,- family. We reproduce in a way which is so intimate in all cultures and it tend to mirror our attitudes to plants. We tend to project our fascination with life into plants, which then...
    Drzewowit Drzewowit 36-40, M Jun 26, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    This evening a simple tomato sandwich using a tomato picked fresh from my garden just 30 minutes ago and potato salad from fresh potatoes just dug up a couple days ago. Don't get...
    glanier glanier 56-60, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Well, I suppose it really just depends on how you see it. Yesterday, I told my boyfriend I loved him--I told him, but I had a feeling he wouldn't say it back, and I was right...
    PseudoNymph PseudoNymph 22-25, F 7 hrs ago

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    When I was at an age when I didn't have to pretend to be a big kid, my mom would tell my brother and me a bedtime story. Once she had finished, we would go on and on about how...
    Evabeth Evabeth 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Have always enjoyed decorating the yard with tombstones and such. Currently have about 20 tombstones, a fence and several bats and 2 coffins Also love to make Halloween brownies...
    sundown211 sundown211 56-60, M 2 days ago

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    Gardening relieves my stress. Since I was 5 years old it was my favorite hobby or thing to do with my grandmother or without her! :)
    XxCuTiE14xX XxCuTiE14xX 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    It's often really easy to do. All you have to do is listen. Listen to what people really need! Often it's something so simple you wonder why you never thought to do it before! Get...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    But something weird happened twice today. I walked out into my garden and as soon as I walked out I heard the local church bell ring just once. I thought to myself wow is that the...
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    the last touch to my dream apartment. gotta love them!
    yopper52 yopper52 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    Checking out the corn crop, looking good, love doing everything nude
    Licpus Licpus 46-50, M 4 days ago

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    My first year of having a flower garden and it's doing amazing. I'm so shocked I even brought some back from the dead. LOL Egg shells do wonders to keep the slugs and snails away...
    ShaunnyBrotten ShaunnyBrotten 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    For some reason, my garden is not growing well this year. The plants are all maturing very slowly. At several months old, they look like a plant would normally look around a couple...
    mightymisse mightymisse 46-50, F 4 days ago

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    yes, i play plants vs. zombies garden warfare and i'm so obsessed with it. I love it so much and i play it all the time.I even go on twitch and watch all the pvz gw streamers. I...
    starfishesis starfishesis 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Right now I'm at the cemetery where my parents r buried (cremated). Behind the mausoleum there is a landscaped garden with a waterfall and walking trails. It is so beautiful...
    St0nerspud St0nerspud 51-55, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love being naked in my garden enjoy the sun , mow my lawn and doing any gardening that needs doing . I also enjoy being naked in the country side nothing better .
    nakednudist nakednudist 46-50, M Jul 24

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    Not mine, per say, but my parents, but I do enjoy working in the garden. The roses are my favorite. I just spent a good part of the whole week, weeding, clipping, fertilizing, and...
    michelley1999 michelley1999 18-21, F 11 Responses Jul 24

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    Everyday, I sit back and watch us destroy this beautiful Earth we were given. I silently scream from within myself because I know, no matter how powerful I was or how many people I...
    LadyBarefoot LadyBarefoot 18-21, F Jul 24

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    So, a few days ago my mom was outside working in the garden. Then she heard a "Meow" she looked up, but didn't see anything, so she kept on working. A few minutes later she heard...
    catlover118 catlover118 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    I had forgotten. There is such a joy in watching things grow. A few weeks ago I bought some medicinal herbs. I currently have no garden to call my own, but I potted them up and...
    TheWildling TheWildling 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Had a raspberry cheese cake from Olive Garden! It was so good! Just got done drinking champagne for my 21st and it was great. I literally ducked when the cork popped off and hit...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 1 Response Jul 20

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    My 8 year old son goes back to wearing nappies... I have decided to be as courages as the great people here on this site and share an experience that has affected me and my family...
    NHarrison78 NHarrison78 36-40, M 4 Responses Jul 20

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    Been living here in New Jersey for almost a week now and I feel like i'm going to be a better person in no time. Being a garden state as it is, trees, parks, lakes, and flowers are...
    alltimestrokes alltimestrokes 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 20

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    Things I adore doing outside: - Camp out in a tent. - Stargaze by a bonfire. - Hike along the trails. - Lay in the grass with my eyes closed. - Feel the wind blow my hair...
    anhonestgirl anhonestgirl 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 20

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    Here are two parts of a long poem I wrote about surviving and seeing the pretty even when all around you is ugly: There's a garden when I want to sing A sky when I want to soar A...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jul 18

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    Helped my Grandmother with her garden today. It felt so good to be outside crumbling the dirt between my fingers creating a loving and nurturing place for vegetables to grow.
    Katzenliebhaber Katzenliebhaber 26-30, F Jul 18

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    Food is so nurturing and its the earliest declaration of love and one that everyone instinctively understands. We don't have a lot of money so often I bake and decorate some pretty...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    When my dearest pet passed away, I designed a small, circular garden, surrounded by trees in the center of our property at my new home. Once created, I buried her in the garden...
    hallowedground hallowedground 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    "Sushi Syndrome" Having told a gent last year that I adored sushi but had never frequented a traditional sushi restaurant, he promptly took me on a date and I found myself in...
    JosephinaBallerina JosephinaBallerina 31-35, F 6 Responses Jul 18

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    i started reading stories on EP about wetting yourself and the idea seemed interesting a couple of months ago i had been out in the garden for hours and was putting of going inside...
    jarviscooper jarviscooper 36-40, M Jul 18

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    when my dad lived in a caravan on his mums front garden we would sit in there listning to the rain on the roof and we would fall asleep. the only bad part was when we woke ip the...
    hater2610 hater2610 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    Today was an awesome day! I stopped at a roadside greenhouse to discuss garden plants, ended up talking for 90 minutes at which point she gave me her number and told me to call...
    slimmmerman slimmmerman 41-45, M Jul 17

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    Complaints to Councils Extracts from letters written To local councils: 1. It's the dogs mess that I find hard to swallow. 2. I want some repairs done to my cooker as it has...
    Rusham Rusham 66-70, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    there is nothing more beatuiful then looking at weeds in my rose garden they make it really stylish they bring out the briteness of the roses i often wonder how a weed forms but...
    beme1a beme1a 41-45, M Jul 14

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    It strikes me that all the time I thought I'd found that twin soul connection I was tossed like a boat upon a stormy sea. My emotions so tuned to the 'other' that I gave them all...
    Faerylight Faerylight 41-45, F 10 Responses Jul 13

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    When a was a little girl like 11 years I had the best experience with the wind, it was a normal day I was playing at my aunt's garden , when suddenly the wind began to be stronger...
    alvindash alvindash 18-21, M Jul 13

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    The gods always play where lakes are, where the suns rays are warded off by umbrellas of lotus leaf clusters, and where clear water paths are made by swans whose breasts toss the...
    AlphaLion AlphaLion 22-25, M Jul 12

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    The Year Of the Frogs The spring before last Id started a nice little garden.Then just about the time everything had started to bloom We were invaded by grass hoppers!They...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses Jul 12

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