Chrysanthemum Autumns Flower

burlap and ribbon wrapped planter

Chrysanthemum Autumn’s Flower I know Autumn is on the way when my chrysanthemums begin to bloom. Autumn’s Flowers arrive and help us welcome the change of seasons with beautiful colors of amber, yellow purple and reds. I wrapped a potted mum for our lovely neighbor across the street. She always shares her baked goods and [read more…]

Hollyhocks In The Sun

pink hollyhocks

Hollyhocks The heat and water rationing has been taking its toll on our lawn and flower garden. Sadly we have lost several beautiful plants and containers filled with lovelies too. But, the hollyhocks (Alcea rosea) seem happy with the heat and the bright sunshine as they stand tall in all their beauty. Each bloom reminds [read more…]

Pretty Little Pear Tree

pear tree 2 katherines corner

Pretty Little Pear Tree Its Oxymoron day! Wordy wordless Wednesday. Our pretty little pear tree is blossoming a wonderful thing to see in the morning sun     PEAR TREE Silver dust lifted from the earth, higher than my arms reach, you have mounted. O silver, higher than my arms reach you front us with great [read more…]

I Am A Little Daffy

daffodils in spring katherines corner

I Am A Little Daffy It’s oxymoron day! ( if you are new here that’s wordy Wordless Wednesday) But before I get started…I’m hanging my head low, dragging foot across the dirt in front of me and whispering “sorry”. I didn’t make it to everyone at the hop last week. I was so busy making [read more…]

Cottage Shed

window box katherines corner

Cottage shed It occurred to me the other day that I didn’t share something very important….What we did this summer! I say “we” loosely. My sweet hubby and our nephew  finished our anniversary gift in August. They worked almost every weekend this summer to get this beauty completed. Do any of you remember the garden shed [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 58

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It’s time for One Of My Favorite Things! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have  Marla from Marla Martenson as my co-host this week. Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 56

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It’s time for One Of My Favorite Things! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have Susan from Must Love Junk as my co-host this week. Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if [read more…]

Autumn Wreath

autumn wreath 1

Wordless Wednesday Autumn Wreath ( on a side note-my other blog is being featured today at SITS) See you tomorrow at the Thursday Favorite Things hop, Please invite your bloggy friends too. xo   linking to-naptime momtog,   Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 54

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It’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have a co host joining me today. My co host is Linda fromTwo Succulent Sisters Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 53

thursday blog hop

It’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! This week my co host is  Carol from Everything Home With Carol Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love [read more…]

Autumn Geraniums

bicycle with geranium basket

Wordless Wednesday Autumn Geraniums See you at the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop tomorrow. I can’t wait to see what you have been up to.   linking to Sincerely Paulas Wordless Wednesday, Naptime Momtog, La Las, Wordless Wednesday and Create with Joy Wordless Wednesday             Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 51

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It’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! It’s the 50th! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! This week my co host is Tanya from Twelve-O-Eight Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love [read more…]

In The Bag

shabby chic bag

Wordless Wednesday In The Bag- from my shop I hope to see you at the Thursday Favorite Things hop tomorrow! Linking to- Naptime Momtog Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to reply to all comments via email, please be patient with me ♥ I’m sharing [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 50

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It’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! It’s the 50th! Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! This week my co host is Lisha from One House One Couple Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to [read more…]

Wordless Wednesday Poor Mans Rose

poor mans rose

Poor Mans Rose Someone told me years ago that the carnation is “the poor mans rose”. Truth be told I prefer a carnation over a rose. The fragrance is wonderful and they last for two weeks after cutting. See you at the hop tomorrow! Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you [read more…]