Category Archives: Holidays

Thanksgiving 2017

Today is Thanksgiving in the U. S., a time to celebrate the blessings of this life and express our gratitude. I am so grateful for family, for friendships, for health, for a bright future, and for the flowers in my … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Next Door Neighbor

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Have a Blessed Christmas

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In a Vase on Monday: Our Linda

This has been a strange week: freezing temperatures, one day in the 70’s, and a good amount of rain. Consequently, there are almost no flowers left in the garden here on a Monday. A real surprise was to venture out in a cold … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: ANTICIPATION

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is ANTICIPATION. This was Christmas morning, thirteen years ago, with seven grandchildren gathered on the steps in patient anticipation of racing to another room to find their names on packages under the … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: 4th of July!

This Monday coincides with our celebration of the 4th of July, American Independence Day. What else could we put in our vase this day than red, white and blue. Overhead The flowers are ‘Early Red’ daylily, ‘White Swan’ coneflower, and … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from A Walk in the Garden

I have just written a new song to celebrate the holidays. I am sure many of you will recognize the inspiration and melody, in which I hope you will enthusiastically join (I will spare you the first eleven verses): On … Continue reading

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