Home and Garden

Passion Flowers

Beautiful Passion Flowers in Mark's lovely garden. We've spent some time in his garden the past couple of days and I always love these amazing flowers that he has crawling up the staircase to the roof garden. 'People from a planet without flowers would think we must be mad with joy the whole time to… Continue reading Passion Flowers

Exploring, Vineyard

A Winter’s Tale of Sheep and Almond Blossoms

Do you ever have those days that go completely differently than you planned?! I got up this morning and wrote out my to-do list and what a list it is, let me tell you. It is now 5:30pm and I haven't done ONE thing on the list. And you know what? I am okay with… Continue reading A Winter’s Tale of Sheep and Almond Blossoms

Home and Garden

Hummingbird Hawk Moth and Giant Swallowtail

Hello September! I took the weekend off from blogging and just enjoyed time with Bob and time with friends. Saturday while Bob and I were in the garden I saw a small Giant Swallowtail butterfly on the Lantana. As I was taking these photos another visitor arrived. Much harder to capture photos of as they… Continue reading Hummingbird Hawk Moth and Giant Swallowtail

Home and Garden

“Earth Laughs In Flowers”

I love watering the garden in the morning. Waking up to beautiful blooms. When they are kissed by the morning dew it is even more delightful. After I watered our garden this morning I walked around the lane down the side of our house to water the flower pots outside our bedroom window. These flowers… Continue reading “Earth Laughs In Flowers”