The Red Garden Ladder

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  I always have a story for everything....part of the reason may be because my Mom passed away when my oldest son was only 2 and my Father passed when I was 7 months pregnant with my second son...which means my oldest is the only one who ever met my younger two only have stories and I want them to know as much as possible about their Grandma and Grandpa and all the others in the family that they … [Read more...]

Butterflies in the Garden

Butterfly 2

I came home from church the other day to find these two butterflies 'playing' and enjoying the flowers and the warm sunny day. hugs, mb Just added this to Camera Phone Friday at My Home Sweet Home … [Read more...]

August Flowers

Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made, and forgot to put a soul into.  ~Henry Beecher, Life Thoughts, 1858 I hope you enjoyed seeing some of what's blooming this week in my garden! hugs, mb … [Read more...]

A Gardenful of Handkerchiefs

A few days ago I went to a local antique store. This particular store always has the best vignettes and displays and is a wonderful place to get ideas for decorating at home.  One of the prettiest little scenes I came across was a table with an antique vase with a handkerchief  "stuffed" in it.  It gave me the inspiration for a "Gardenful of Hankies!".  I starched some of my favorites, gathered my vases and "stuffed" the … [Read more...]