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Double Whammy Bloom Day - July and August 2016

Okay, so I started a Bloom Day post for July. By the time I got back to it, it was closer to the August Bloom Day than the July, so I never posted it. 970 more words

Bloom Day


Hydrangea’s 💐 are maybe one of my favourite flowers, and they are coming into flower right now at High Beeches Garden.  I like that whilst the rest of the garden is almost completely green, you turn a corner and are suddenly presented with all sorts of blues, purples and pinks.   264 more words

English Garden

World Watercolor Month (2/31)

According to fellow blogger Laura at createarteveryday.com,  July is official World Watercolor Month! Check out her blog for great watercolor tips and ideas. In keeping with this I’m going to take a shaking step into the watercolor media. 123 more words


journey piece

Whenever I travel to visit Big Sis I like to have some embroidery to do during the long train journey there and back and this time round I began a piece of crewel work. 224 more words


The Color of Joy Is Blue and Green.

My heart leaps up inside my chest

Each time I see new-grown grass;

When I hug my favorite tree,

And pat its multicolored bark;

Or watch its leaves wave playfully, 266 more words


5 Blue Flowers for July 4th

Blue flowers and foliage are definitely infrequent in nature. Today, many florists dye flowers blue to achieve certain color stories, especially roses and mums. However, there are certain flowers that do exhibit the natural hues of blue in their pigment. 148 more words

San Diego

T Minus 7 Days

We are so close to the finish line, I can smell summer! It smells like salty beach air, windswept messy hair, sunscreen, and fresh fruit. 137 more words