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Thursday, March 19, 2009 3 comments
My husband and I are both retired and on a fixed income. We receive our check once a month and usually plan a big day in the big town to do our major shopping. Today was that day...
Peach blossoms in the wildflowers
Wednesday, March 18, 2009 4 comments
I had promised to show our elberta peach in full bloom and as you can see all the wildflowers covering the ground. I took this picture 2 days ago and since then the fruit has set...
Bloom Tuesday: Wild flowers
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 0 comments
I love this time of year. I love taking photos of wildflowers. Most pictures I take are in my own yard. We live in a really wild place and it has taken years to clear off what we...
Monday, March 16, 2009 1 comments
This is a close up of our elberta peach blossom with a very busy bee to the far right. Notice how much pollen she has gattered on her legs. She wasn't bothered at all by my prese...
Sunday, March 15, 2009 1 comments
Some more wildflowers we have in our yard are Johnny Jump-ups. They are an early blooming violet with very few leaves. I have also noticed the wild thrillium and violets are up b...
Saturday, March 14, 2009 3 comments
An almond blossom looks a lot like a peach or apricot blossom. In fact they are from the same family. They make a peach or apricot looking fruit but the almond is inside the pit....
Easter is coming
Friday, March 13, 2009 1 comments
There is something about Easter I really enjoy. And that is the fact that I feel spring is finally here. I also love all the family things we do at this time. We have a great din...
Thursday, March 12, 2009 8 comments
Well I have had a wonderful birthday. I decided to get younger a year instead of growing older a year. Our middle son and wife met us to eat at Fisherman's Wharf. We had a window ...
There is no day like tomorrow!!
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 5 comments
Well tomorrow is my birthday. Another day older and hopefully another day stronger. I will be 58!!! I used to think that was old!! My granddad died at age 58. My dad was 78 when ...
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 2 comments
Today is bloom Tuesday. All our fruit trees are in bloom now and some have set fruit. We are also due a cold snap ...
Daffodils on new counter
Monday, March 09, 2009 2 comments
Here is a vace of daffodils I picked. They are the double ruffle type. Also showing off the New counter top that Sonny made from cherry that were cut from trees on our property. ...
Sunday, March 08, 2009 1 comments
Forever Young May God bless and keep you always May your wishes all come true May you always do for others And let others do for you May you build a ladder to the stars And climb on every rung May you stay forever young For...
Saturday, March 07, 2009 1 comments
Well our almond and a couple of our plums are in full bloom now. It smells heavenly. Weather report for next week shows a freezing night around Thursday or Friday. I'm praying ...
Friday, March 06, 2009 1 comments
Well with the warm temps and sunshine, the trees are really blooming. Here is a closeup of the plum blossoms. It smells so sweet under them. And noticed we have more honey bees t...
Tilling the Garden
Thursday, March 05, 2009 0 comments
Well we got the garden tilled today. It was warm enough for Sonny to wear shorts. I'm still not ready for removing my long johns yet. But the garden is tilled. He plowed it about...
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