WeekendCoffeeShare: More Cleaning and Gardening

If we were having coffee I would invite you to the back screened porch to sit with our cuppa this morning! It is absolutely gorgeous outside and is supposed to be in the eighties again today! What have I been up too? I have been so busy. Remember the last time we met I was…

Color Your World in Piggy Pink

We’re still in the garden at Great Dixter in the UK! Isn’t this a great selection of plants for Piggy Pink? If you would like to know more about Great Dixter I have written posts about it Here, Here, and Here! Color your World  is a 4 month long daily blogging challenge event. Each day…

Travel Theme: Grow

  Today’s Travel Theme is Grow……. You need the right stuff to grow! Lots of water is needed and the right space to grow in………. You need hoses and watering cans and sometimes a screening or two……….. Sometimes you need a very big pot! And sometimes you need a greenhouse……….. Sometimes you just want the…

Color Your World in Red Violet

  I don’t think I’ll ever run out of beautiful flower photos from Great Dixter Gardens in the UK! Enjoy these beauties! Color your World  is a 4 month long daily blogging challenge event. Each day has a new color theme based on a crayon color in Crayola’s box of 120 crayons. The challenge runs…

Color Your World in Orchid

Various tones of Orchid may range from grayish purple to purplish-pink to strong reddish purple. Orchid is a British charity which funds research into the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of prostate , penile and testicular cancer. It was set up in 1996 by former testicular cancer sufferer, Colin Osborne. The prostate, penile and testicular cancer awareness ribbon is represented by…

WeekendCoffeeShare: It’s All About the Shoes!

If we were having coffee this morning I would invite you in for a nice french press. I have been so behind this week with my blogging. But, there is a good reason….. it’s all because I decided to clean out my dresser drawers. I was a whirlwind, well not actually, because I didn’t go…

Travel Theme: Over

Today’s Travel Theme is Over and I found three Over pictures from the trip to Harrogate, UK. Well the sign looks like it is over the awning at the angle the photo was taken! And the Featured Foto shows the spoon is over the honey mustard pot! Yum! Enjoy today’s Travel Theme: Over! This is…

Color Your World in Shocking Pink!

When I think of the South and flowers, the first thing that comes to mind is the flowering shrub, the azaleas. Wow do they pack a punch of color! Have you ever watched the Augusta National Golf Tournament? The entire course is blanketed in azaleas! This year there is concern that the azaleas may be…

Color Your World in Fuchsia

  The color of the day is Fuchsia. Enjoy the garden! More beautiful blooms from the UK! Color your World  is a 4 month long daily blogging challenge event. Each day has a new color theme based on a crayon color in Crayola’s box of 120 crayons. The challenge runs January 1, 2017 to April…

WeekendCoffeeShare: Hello Again Maeve!

If we were having coffee I’d invite you to the café on the corner and ask you to bring your favorite book.  What is it?  I always jump right in with all my thoughts, so I’d like to hear about your book first. To my coffee share blog friends, what book have you brought? Every…

IPhriday: Boo When it Snows!

A Phriday or so ago this was our Spring weather! I think we are over it now as the forecast says high seventy’s and low eighty’s for the next ten days! Yeah! Boo will be so happy! The Featured Photo to the left is The Snow! I edited my IPhriday photo of Boo in the…

Thursday Doors: Let’s Go South to Comayagua, Honduras

  Today for Thursday Doors we are visiting Comayagua, a city in the Honduras, some 50 miles northwest of Tegucigalpa on the highway to San Pedro Sula.  The city is noted for its wealth of Spanish Colonial architecture and the central square reveals The Cathedral of St Mary, in the heart of the town. Built…

Color Your World In the Rest of the Purples

  The last of the purpley colors are Purple Mountain Majesty, Violet Purple, Wisteria and Vivid Violet.  We can find my favorite purple shaded flowers in the garden! How about the purple stems? Or the single lonely flower? Or the combination of purple and pink? I love the raggedy dandelion-like leaf on these tall violet…

Travel Theme: Only Four?

Have you ever tried to find photos with groups of four in them? It would be easier to find a photo of four thousand in mine! I think nature goes with the odd numbers too.  Anyway, it seems like that in the photos I take. However, I did manage to find some! Four Cans A…

Jo’s Monday Walk: Me, You, and Agatha Christie

I’ve been wanting to do Jo’s Monday Walk FOREVER! One week I deliberately went out over the weekend to photo the “Hood.” When I returned home and downloaded all my photos they weren’t there! What was that about? Then the weather took a turn for the worse and I don’t do “Turned Worse Weather” at…