gardens · humor · pain · pricks · trimming · Uncategorized

Those Pesky Pricks in Life

I came too near a rose-bush this week and got pricked..several times. Which led me to ponder the various ‘pricks’ I’ve encountered in my 7 plus decades of living.  And there have been lots of such injuries. Some pricks are minor nuisances that sting for a moment and then are quickly forgotten. I think those… Continue reading Those Pesky Pricks in Life

Cats · Challenges · Dutch Goes the Photo · gardens · humor · Photography · Photos

Garden Cats…and Ol’ Blue

I’ve just discovered Dutch Goes the Photo blog and the weekly Tuesday Photo Challenge. This week’s challenge is ‘Animals’, so I decided to feature some cats I found on my recent visit to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. I know…maybe not the animals you had in mind, but you said to have fun. Momma Cat watches… Continue reading Garden Cats…and Ol’ Blue

Cee's Photo Challenge · flowers · gardens · photographs

Blooming in My Garden

This is a shot of a lovely flower that has appeared in my garden. I haven’t a clue as to what it is, but I felt the need to share it as part of Cee’s Photography Flower of the Day post. (A friend just sent me a comment and suggested it might be Lily of… Continue reading Blooming in My Garden

Alone · Beauty · gardens · reblog

A walk to remember

Originally posted on Inked Thoughts and Midnight Monologues:
The other day, I went for a late evening walk. My earphones and playlist were awaiting me but then something happened. * I gazed at the pale blue sky. The sun had softly settled behind the misty hills. I breathed in and then out. It felt different.…

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I’ll Be Remembered Because…?

I was recently asked how I will be remembered, and I had to think about just what I will be leaving as a legacy. It was a depressing thought when I realized my main contribution will be a pristine kitchen left to the new home owners. Pristine because I have never used it. This was obviously… Continue reading I’ll Be Remembered Because…?