One Word Photo Challenge: Glue

Oh my, what do we have here? Broken Waterford Crystal that’s what! As I was dusting one day I happened to look in my china cupboard and thought, “these crystal coffee goblets don’t look right!” They were broken at the base and their tops were leaning ever so gently to the side and up against…

WeekendCoffeeShare: Where are the Weekends Going?

Come on up to the porch! Let’s have our morning brew here! We may have to splurge and have a cold brew! A latte that includes chocolate chips is on my mind! If we were having coffee this morning you would know I have been living on my porch and in the garden! When I’m…

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…

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…

WeekendCoffeeShare: Ye Gads It’s AWFUL!

If we were having coffee this morning you would remember that last week I was bemoaning the wait for my new passport and the dilemma of white hair. Come in, come in, you have to hear this story! Do you want coffee or tea this morning? I think I still have some of that Irish…

IPhriday: Spring Isn’t Exactly Springing Is It?

Well what happened to our nice, warm, summer weather? It has been freezing here and just to walk the dog I am dressed like an Eskimo! I think the plants and trees are shocked as well! The birds are all snug in their nests! A quick couple of photos today! Get out on Phridays and…

WeekendCoffeeShare

If we were having coffee this morning I would be telling you……..This week I got an email from a woman asking about my stay at the Italian Language School, Il Sasso, in Montepucliano, Italy. After answering her questions and looking at my photos I am ready now for a vacation too! Working in the garden…

How Could There Possibly Be More Blue?

Just when you think you have seen every shade of blue, there is more blue! I like blue flowers in my garden and blue pots. So I thought we’d start off with pots of blue. I hope I have shown Blue Green, Pacific Blue and Cerulean for the Color Your World Crayola Challenge! And like the…

WeekendCoffeeShare: Where Did All the Wind Come From?

If we were having coffee today we most likely would be inside enjoying a cuppa and Inside-Out Carrot Cake Muffins! Yum! Just what we need to keep us from blowing away in these gale winds! We enjoyed our spring in January and February and now that March has roared in we get to have our…

IPhriday: Do I Have a Fainting Goat?

  I have a goat named Billy in my garden. Billy moves around in the garden from place to place. He loves the phlox when they are in bloom. Lately, he has had a terrible problem! He keeps fainting and I find him in the oddest of places! Today he had fainted by the back…

WeekendCoffeeShare: A Week of Frustration!

Good morning, let’s sit on the garden porch with our coffee shall we?  Well maybe not. Things are still untidy from the painting and you can see I am getting into Spring! What will go into these pots this year?  It has been so warm and everything is blooming and the birds are all aflutter!…

You’ve Got Mail Maybe!

As most of you know I live in small town with no mail delivery and in an even smaller neighborhood that is petitioning the U.S.P.S to put mailboxes near our cottages in our little part of the world. Such a small event can trigger the emotions! Well, maybe it is not such a small event….

WeekendCoffeeShare, Spring Has Sprung!

If we were having coffee this morning, I’d tell you the cottage painting is completed and everything looks pretty spiffy!  Don’t you think so too? All done before spring! Well official Spring that is. Now I am really ready for spring, although I think we may skip spring, like we skipped winter, and just go…

WeekendCoffeeShare: There Is Work To Be Done

Come in, come in. Don’t trip over the plastic on the steps and you can choose to walk under the ladder, or not! Can you believe this weather? It has been so warm! We had decided to have the cottage, all the trim, and the porches painted and  a swarm of bees, about 12 painters,…

Color Your World:Yellow Green

I love Hostas! Every year I so look forward to all the varieties of Hostas in my Woodland Garden! These super huge yellow green hostas are stand outs in my garden! Color your World  is a 4 month long daily blogging challenge event. Each day has a new color theme based on a crayon color…