January 30, 2018 I sit here on a snowy day and guess what I am dreaming of as I drink my hot cocoa? Flowers of course! I turn on the T.V. and boy did I get flowers! I put on QVC and todays guests are Cottage Farms. They are showing a hibiscus flower that is […]

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January 24. 2018 It takes many people to build a house. But lets face it….over time the house builds us. We sold our family home yesterday. I walked to that back door for the last time. I can almost see my Mom waving” bye-bye.” The view in the back has changed as houses got built…but […]

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January 22, 2018 I had to look up the word Narcissus. It says Narcissus was a hunter  who was known for his beauty. He was the son of the river god. He was proud, in that he disdained those who loved him. Nemesis noticed this behavior and attracted Narcissus to a pool, where he saw […]

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January 20, 2018 The primrose is a beautiful colorful flower that is for sale this time of year. Its very inexpensive.  Indoors they need to be dead headed of browning flowers. When watering try and water under the leaf.  They look lovely in a basket or 3 in a row in a long basket. The […]

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January 19, 2018 I took this photo at the Flower Shop yesterday. It is an  Anthurium. It is a houseplant that has not only a flower shaped like a heart….but the leaves are also. You can see the veins in the red flower like a human heart. That’s why I call it the Valentine Flower.

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January 18, 2018 The house I lived in when my 3 boys were children was surrounded in the most picturesque area. Unfortunately when I lived there I did not have the money to buy a quality camera to photograph all those sights. Believe me….they all in my head in memories. Every time I drove the […]

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January 16, 2018 Did you know they grow grass just for cats? Makes me laugh. My cat has never been outside the front deer in her lifetime….so she just sits and looks at it. It is made for cats like mine who never get to taste grass. Supposedly they crave it. Not my girl 🙂

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January 11, 2017 Friends are like flowers- Make a bouquet! When you out at lunch with a friend or chatting at a lady friend from Garden Club….collect them all in a beautiful bouquet! All shapes and sizes….everyone is different but fill your heart with a smile.

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January 9, 2018 I met a nice lady years ago as a customer who is having cancer surgery this morning. Back in the days of the War in Iraq- her son did not return and mine did. She has strong faith. She gave me a daily reader yesterday. Todays word is the story of this […]

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January 8, 2018 So we have been on a long stretch of below freezing temperatures…so we might be suffering from a touch of “cabin fever”…..so there’s a water main break outside the place you work and you can not drink water….so the evergreens fro m Christmas time don’t look so “ever” green…so the neighbors dog […]

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