flowers

Living Color

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zinnias

The zinnias in my garden are really putting on an exuberant show! The heat has finished off my tomatoes and green beans but I am loving the flowers that are taking over. What a treat from just a few seeds.

They Say Its My Birthday

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Well, it will be tomorrow. Mr. M is not one to buy many cut flowers. He would much prefer to buy a plant. But surprise! Today he brought me a huge bouquet for my birthday. Here it is:

Birthday-Bouquet

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Have you ever Seen This?

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If you don’t live in a tropical or sub-tropical zone you may have not. What I am talking about is the blossom of the mango tree. We have two new mango trees in our mini orchard. This is the first time I have seen mango flowers! Read the rest of this entry »

The Hyacinth

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Hyacinth

Things have not always been easy for Mr. M and I. When we were raising our three children, often money was very tight. During an especially hard time my mother gave me a piece of advice. She said that I should always find enough money for a white hyacinth. What she meant was I should always try to find a little pleasure for myself. Something that would help ease my burdens.  Read the rest of this entry »