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A Valley View Inn Ohio

by ohiosamishcountry.com

We still smile when we recall the question from a lady who called to make reservations.  It was in early May and she was making plans to come sometime later that year.  "Can you tell me what week you think will have the best weather between now and October?" she innocently asked.The question caught me totally by surprise.  Finally I replied, "Well, in Ohio there is a saying; "if you don't like the weather, wait an hour as a change will likely be coming"."While it may not be that unpredictable, there are seasons in Ohio where one wisely chooses to wear a sweatshirt in the forenoon but by lunch time a sleeveless shirt & shorts are sufficient. Enjoy the changes in life; wheth ...

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A View From The Inn

by ohiosamishcountry.com

The Gladiolus flowers are in bloom.  This is the first time these beautiful flowers have been planted at the Inn. The bulbs were given to us, but with no particular information included.  So, early this spring the small bulbs were stuck in the ground &, as with all bulb-type plants, the waiting began.  At first the sword-like greens poked through the soil, slowly growing longer & longer.  Then, the erect spikes, now at least 3 ft. tall, began to reveal that the flowers were going to be red. The brilliant red blooms that open ever-so-gradually along the sword-shaped spikes seem to shout out their prominence over the shorter flowers around them.  But another su ...

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