WeekendCoffeeShare: In the Garden on Sunday

Come join me on the porch this morning for some coffee! What shall we drink today? How about Dark Side of the Moon, with notes of sweet chocolate, caramel and toast? Oh, that sounds perfect this morning! I am getting ready to hit the road for the summer……. but before I go, I get all…

Six On Saturday: My Cottage Garden

Here is my SOS of the End Cottage garden…………..The spiderwort is spidering……. The shrub roses are rosing……… The catmint is minting……… The peonies have peonied……… The honeysuckle is honeying out on the fence……….. and the dwarf shrub roses are showing off the salvia………. See you in a garden next week! What are you showing for…

#RoofSquares in Rural France

My Roof Featured Photo was taken at the train Station in Paris, but let’s get out of the city and into the small, hilltop village of Séguret, which is one of the villages on the Côtes du Rhône Scenic Loop! Tiny streets here…………… This place, in Chamonix, just needs a little tender care and love….

#RoofSquares in Cesky Krumlov, the Czech Republic

Today for Becky’s Square Challenge we are in one of the most beautiful villages in the world…… Well that is my opinion! Cesky Krumlov is a magical village situated on the twisty Vltava River, which makes a perfect S through town. Above the Old Town is the Castle Town. The one main street winds through…

MeetTheBloggers: A Photo Challenge

There is a new PHOTO challenge from MeetTheBloggers. This week we are to feature Signs…… so here is Cairo, Egypt! Most signs are in English and Arabic…….. and who knew there was a Cairoland? or police for the tourists? I hope you have enjoyed my signs for this week’s challenge! Check with MeetTheBloggers for the…

#RoofSquares: Cairo, Egypt

Today for Becky’s Square Challenge let’s see some rooftops in Egypt! and there must be a pyramid view too, or we would not be in Egypt! Here is a close up of the pyramid. Really big big stones! Won’t you join in with your squares?

#RoofSquares: Back In Louisville

In my featured photo for Becky’s Square Challenge, we have a Medal of Honor Memorial in front of some of Louisville’s buildings. Our military watches over a lot of roofs in the world…………. You don’t see many roofs with bats leaning against them! Louisville is home to the “Louisville Slugger” bat. J. F. Hillerich opened…

#RoofSquares: When in Rome……..

Be sure to look up……down…….and all around at the great beauty of Rome! Won’t you join Becky’s Square Challenge this month? The Theme is RoofSquares!

WeekendCoffeeShare: The Garden Chalkboard

Good Morning! Let’s sit on the porch this morning with a hand roasted cup of Bearded Lady Blend; that would be with notes of (as the brewers say)  Molasses, Cocoa, Ginger, Cherry and a nutty flavor! Oh my! What a way to start the morning off! As you all probably know by now my summer…

Six On Saturday: The Secret Gardens of the Fourth Ward

I could spend everyday going to SOMEBODY’S garden! I just love visiting gardens and never fail to come away with at least one idea for my own……..Today we are visiting the Secret Gardens of the Fourth Ward in Charlotte, North Carolina. In the mid 1800’s this area was known for it’s rough neighborhoods and bordellos….

#RoofSquares In Rome

Today’s for Becky’s Square Challenge we have roofs in Rome! Enjoy! Won’t you add your square?

#RoofSquares: The Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Kentucky has a lot to offer for Vacations……..One is the Kentucky Bourbon Trail…… we started in Louisville, Kentucky. Now, these photos are store front windows along the Bourbon Distillery Trail….but it also shows the roof tops across the street in the reflections! I am enjoying Becky’s Square Challenge! This month it is roofs! Do you…

Thursday Doors: A Few in Winchester, VA

Here a just a few doors for Norm this week! The summer months are awesome, but we are extremely busy! We seem to be traveling more and I can hardly keep up! So, today I am revealing a short and sweet version of Winchester, Virginia. This photo was taken at the Quarters on the Blandy…

#RoofSquares: In My Favorite Gardens

Today for Becky’s Square Challenge I thought I would feature some roofs from my favorite gardens!  The featured photo is an entrance to Monk’s House, a country retreat and garden in Rodmell, UK. It was the garden home of Virginia Woolf. It is also one of my all time favorite gardens and cottages. I could…

#RoofSquares: The DMZ, South Korea

Here is a great roof from the DMZ Zone in South Korea! This is the Peace Bell Pavilion. See Becky’s Square Challenge to add your square!