Category Archives: yard

Okay, so…gardening

I hate gardening with a passion.  I love gardens and flowers (that’s why I’m a member of the Chicago Botanic Garden0, but hate doing the work.  I plant my pots and that’s it.  I did all the in ground planting … Continue reading

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I can’t stop taking pictures of this pink flower.

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This geranium is so gorgeous. I think I’ll take it inside over the winter. The one I kept from last year is blooming in my kitchen window right now, so I’ll keep this one too.

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One of my stepping stones…I bought it for all the worms and bugs because people aren’t always kind to them and I wanted them to know that some of us care about them very much. I have another one that says, “Be Kind to Bugs.” I’m always worried about worms though. People are rarely careful when they are digging.


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Okay, so…(2 pictures)

I bought new cushions for the bench and chairs. They are blue with pink flamingoes.  Emily hates them.  She loves to sleep on the bench but hasn’t been up there since I put the new cushions out.  I finally brought … Continue reading

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I forgot what these are but I thought they looked fabulous so I planted them. I mean, look at those leaves. Amazing, as if an artist painted each one just because she loved the way they looked when she was finished.

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Geranium and dew drops…don’t you just love the words…dew drops…so magical.

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