Jack is patiently waiting for me to finish my outdoors garden chores so we can play catch with the yarn.
The weather turned dark quickly this late Tuesday morning. Here is the view from under my Gingko tree that appears to have taken on Autumn color over night. I can’t help but think the 60 plus MPH winds may have scared those Autumn tones out of it. My hopes are that there will be a […]
I’m loving the change of seasons as I work hard to prepare for more shares from my garden to continue into the winter season. Cleaning the garden beds, putting trellis away for the winter, loading up the greenhouse where I am growing year round and collecting images from my garden world to share with you […]
Wednesdays are my favorite…. Enjoy the color!
Illumination® OrangeTuberous Begonia by Proven Winners Click in the Gallery above for closer look! The Illumination Orange Begonia by Proven Winners that I found at a local Garden Center has been growing on my front porch since early June. I’m loving the heat these summer favorites are putting off during these cool days of Autumn. […]
Something about walking the black swamp woods this time of year puts me in a trance. It is almost like exploring another time which makes me lose track of the world outside of the woods. I can’t help but wonder if I am sharing that walk with someone unknowing. Perhaps that other is in […]
As the nights begin to creep down closer to freezing I can’t help but wonder how many more Bloom Tuesdays shares from outdoors we will enjoy for this year. To some the thoughts of Autumn includes putting the blooms to sleep for the winter and a rest period of sort to prepare for next season […]
A showcase of Chrysanthemums that I’m enjoying in my garden on Fertilize Friday. If you click on the images above you will see a larger image with description. I think my favorite this year is the daisy like mum with the yellow centers. That bloom is just so ‘happy’.
Thank you Janet for being such an awesome friend!
Autumn is starting to put on its much anticipated yearly color show in Ohio. I must admit, I was a little worried with the dry month of September and the fact that we had lost so many leaves off of the mature trees. Today I began to see the familiar signs of the season that […]
It has been almost a year since I’ve been totally into seeds. I grew most of my annuals and veggies in the gardens this year from seeds. The urge to seed shop is still a compulsion of mine and I have yet to pass a good seed display in the shops. As the season changes […]
Gaillardia ‘Fanfare’ Common name : Blanket Flower The Blanket Flower always puts on a fabulous show the first year in my garden. The second year it is just a memory because I never have luck with this perennial returning to my garden. The Gaillardia in the image above is in its’ second year so this […]