• At last: Photos of Hydrangeas in Our Yard!

    By on June 24, 2009

    I have wanted hydrangeas for a long time. This is the first year I have them blooming in our...

  • Photos of Peonies in My Handmade Vase

    By on June 17, 2009

    I love peonies. My mother grew them and the first photograph below is one growing in our yard that...

  • Rhododendron Photos

    By on June 11, 2009

    The word rhododendron is my favorite choice for stumping someone at hangman on the back of a diner place...

  • Iris Photos

    By on June 9, 2009

    Irises are fascinating. Ninety-nine percent of these photographs were taken in our yard. My husband is a very good...

  • Poppy Photos

    By on June 5, 2009

    I love poppies. The audaciously flagrant color, the bristly buds, the stark markings, and the ten armed starfish shaped...

  • Photos of a Day in Bedford, NY

    By on June 3, 2009

      On Monday, I was in Bedford, NY taking my 12 year old daughter to a poetry class given...

  • Photos of Sunset on the Hudson

    By on May 31, 2009

      I had dinner last night with two friends visiting from Maine, at a picturesque spot just a few...

  • Photos of Azaleas

    By on May 29, 2009

    I like color and azaleas really pack a punch. My husband lived in a brown house with brown decor...

  • Photos of Lilacs

    By on May 22, 2009

    The photo above is the flower arrangement I made of our lilacs last year for church. I show it...

  • Photos of Spring Reflections

    By on May 19, 2009

    My 12th grade daughter was honored yesterday by her homeschooling community. It was a wonderful thing and has put...

  • Photos of Dogwoods

    By on May 18, 2009

    The dogwoods here are lovely, particularly against a background of green. Enjoy the photos below.  

  • Red Bud Photos

    By on May 15, 2009

    I grew up with a Red Bud tree in my front yard. It was a gift to my mother...