week 24 – growth

With the lovely growth in and around my garden, it seemed appropriate to have growth as a theme this week (with a few “butterflies” about). I did have to cover all the tomatoes for a few nights. We had near freezing temperatures. They all…

Grandpa Made It

When our kids were little and we spent time (in Texas) with Paul’s sister and her family, there were a couple of family sayings created. “Auntie Lori made it.” and “Unca Paul fixed it.” Well, Grandpa made it this time. The herbs and flowers…

Flourish Like a Green Bay Tree

The old saying isn’t a joke. I bought a teeny, tiny little bay tree (through the mail) and though it took it a bit to get going, it’s going great guns now. I may have to name it. Ray the bay tree? I’ve also…

Clouds

This week’s theme for my ZentangleĀ® tile is clouds. Nice choice for a summer’s day. We’re finally past most of the Spring rain and our days are lovely and warm (nights are a bit cool, I don’t have my tomatoes planted out yet).