Zinnias and Butterflies

Expect the unusual! Expect the butterflies to light on your shoulder! Expect miracles! Expect a blessing! Expect God to be near! Expect JOY! Hi friends. Last year I had a beautiful garden of zinnias but this year I did not plant zinnia seed.  I made a quick trip to Flying Cloud Farm today which is…Read more »


Hi Friends, SOMETIMES  you just need to set a sweet table at 3 PM and sip a cup of tea with someone you love.  Listen to the birds sing.  Watch the flowers bloom. Be awed by God’s beautiful world. In an everchanging world, taking time to be still seems like a unique idea.  We did…Read more »

Yellow is the color of Summer

“Love deeply and Trust God” – Dianne Hi sweet friends, As usual, I am spending lots of time in the garden.  I have quite the history in photos and refer to them to decide when I think flowers are suppose to bloom.  This, however,  has been a very unusual season and there are some things…Read more »

June Garden 2021

As the psalmist writes, “Weeping may tarry for the night, but Joy comes with the morning.” Psalm 30:5   Hi Friends, I absolutely love being outside in nature.  Just piddling around in my garden brings peace.  I think it is because I feel closer to God in nature.  I see His creative genius so clearly, and…Read more »


God bless this garden through which your glory shines.  May we see in its beauty the wonder of your Love. Hi friends, I haven’t spent time on my blog this past month but have spent so many happy hours working in my garden.  Bob has spent so much time helping me paint, stain, plant and…Read more »