Garden Gifts 2022

I like gardening – it is a place where I find myself when I need to lose myself. Hi friends, My summer garden has been beautiful.  The roses have bloomed again, the dahlias are breathtaking, the sunflowers are blooming, the butterflies and the hummingbirds love the lantana, and I am just in garden heaven. Second…Read more »

Bouquet from Bob

“In my garden there is a large place for sentiment.  My garden of flowers is also my garden of thoughts and dreams.  The thoughts grow as freely as the flowers, and the dreams as beautiful.”   -Abram l. Urban Happy August dear friends, Every once in a while Bob will bring me a bouquet of flowers…Read more »

Take time to smell the roses

“We might think we are nurturing our garden but of course it’s our garden that is really nurturing us.”  -Jenny Uglow Hi friends, Ina Garten says that her extravagance is her garden and it is the first thing she looks at every morning when she wakes up. Ina Garten is a master chef that I…Read more »

Come Sit on the Porch with Me

My Prayer for you.  I pray you will experience God’s peace today.  May His unfailing love and mercy take away all your fears and reassure you that everything will be okay.  He is with us always. Hi Friends, Front Porches were part of my childhood.  Long conversations with neighbors is a beautiful memory for me. …Read more »