~The Rose Garden Bench~

~”To sit in the shade on a fine day and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.”
–  Jane Austen~

~ A New Look~

Today a couple of wooden chairs got a makeover for this year.  It was time.  So now I can pull up a seat in a refreshed new color and soon enough, fresh new cushions for them. Another Pull Up A Seat has been accomplished in the yard.  I like this challenge of finding spots to…

~Lemon Blossoms~

This lemon tree is budding while holding it’s own fruit still. The lemons are delicious and the blossoms smell delightful. I get a couple of large bucketfuls to not only make lemonade but to made lemon curd from them, along with anything else in a recipe. A lemon garlic something sounds good tonight. I thought…

~Whatever Works~

I spent the last couple of days prepping for sipping and sitting in the back side patio, which I lovingly call the “bowling alley”. It is very long and probably one of the hardest spaces I have had to decorate to get comfortable. It is the only place that has concrete and that is not…