Room With A View #4

What’s better than flowers? Free flowers! The year after my rude, entitled neighbour dumped all her snow in my back garden (and killed one of my forsythias), she planted yellow cone flowers (left side of photo) on the border of her property. They migrated onto my property and then I had the fence installed, which […]

I couldn’t go to the Highlands….

So the Highlands visited me! I was so surprised to see these thistles growing in my back garden. Of course, as soon as I went outside to take photos, it got windy and most of the images are blurry. These 3 were the best of the lot. 🙂

Room with a View #2

It’s all in how you look at things. “When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” Wayne Dyer – self help author and motivational speaker

A weed by any other name…

Weeds or Flowers? Having lived in a huge city most of my life, I never experienced the joys of tending an outdoor garden.  I had houseplants and grew herbs on my kitchen window sill. So as a new transplant to the countryside I was ecstatic to see wildflowers growing around my house in early Spring.   […]