Gosh, it was so lovely to do my rounds this morning! It has finally cooled down (for all the rain we had yesterday, it was still hot and very muggy!), and as I write this, it's a lovely 17C/63F outside. There is the possibility of more rain, then things are expected to get hot and … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: progress, and some mysteries
Taking advantage of a break to quickly post! My attempts at getting kitten pictures has been a failure today. Those little buggers move fast! 😀 So do flowers, actually. At least with the winds we had when I was doing my rounds this morning! These delicate little wildflowers have burst into bloom now. It's interesting … Continue reading Gotta be quick!
Wild with wild flowers, that is! And... other things. While doing my rounds this morning, I got to enjoy some lovely wildflowers. I'm counting the cranberries as wild, since they are self-sown. 😉 There is a path of flowers running along the south fence that my mother sowed many years ago and have been taking … Continue reading Going wild
Heading down to visit the kitties was certainly a wild and crazy ride, this morning! The kittens were waiting for me. First, I had to shoo away the cats from the door in the entryway. Then, when I opened it, Beep Beep was ready to rush through, which would have been fine, except Leyendecker dashed … Continue reading The crazy and the calm
I managed a bit of work in the yard, during a break in the high winds we've been having for the past while. There were so many tiny branches and twigs fallen from the Chinese elm in front of the house, I needed to use a rake to pick them up. I also found this. … Continue reading Which one is next?
It was lovely doing my rounds with morning, and I just wanted to share some of my flowering finds. 🙂 One of my mother's fancy lilacs is now blooming. Last year, while cleaning up this flower bed, I took out a maple tree that was growing in the middle of it! At its base, where … Continue reading Good Morning!