In the Pink- #SundayStills #PhotoChallenge


This week's Sunday Stills Challenge is one I couldn't resist- PINK! You can check out Terri Webster Schrandt's post and join the challenge here. We're having a cool start to summer here in the Pacific Northwest, but the plants are loving the weather. My garden has exploded into a jungle! lol Pink is one of … Continue reading In the Pink- #SundayStills #PhotoChallenge

Floral Beauties in the Spring #Garden- #SundayStills


This week's Sunday Stills Challenge on Terri Webster Scrandt's excellent blog is one I couldn't resist- Spring Flora & Fauna! Vancouver Island is blessed with a temperate climate and is one of the few places in Canada that seldom sees snow. We live on the southern tip of the island with a zone 9b. Compared … Continue reading Floral Beauties in the Spring #Garden- #SundayStills

#SundayStills- In the Pink #Photography #Gardenlife


This week's Sunday Stills photography challenge is focused on PINK. You can find out more on Terri Webster Schrandt's blog here. I always called the plant above my Rose of Sharon, and only just recently learned it's actually a variety of Azalea. Pink is one of my favorite shades in the garden, beginning with this … Continue reading #SundayStills- In the Pink #Photography #Gardenlife

Summertime Outdoor Fun- #SundayStills #Photography #Nature


The Sunday Still Challenge hosted by Terri Webster Schrandt is The Great Outdoors.

Shades of Pink- #SundayStills #FlowerPhotography


This week's Sunday Stills Challenge from Terri Webster Schrandt is PINK. You can see Terri's photos and join in here. My garden is a riot of color right now, how is yours doing? The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt, head in the sun, heart with nature. To nurture a garden is to feed … Continue reading Shades of Pink- #SundayStills #FlowerPhotography

The Colors of Spring- #SundayStills #Photography


This week's Sunday Stills Challenge is hosted by Marsha Ingrao on the Always Write blog. The theme is- Emerging. Visit Marsha to see her entries and join in the challenge here. The photo above was taken in the second week of March and was the first of the cherry blossoms. This is the tree now! … Continue reading The Colors of Spring- #SundayStills #Photography

2020 From a #Gardener Perspective- #SundayStills #Photography


My resolution for 2021 is not to take life for granted, embrace every moment, and most of all, be grateful for my blessings.

Layers Upon Layers- #SundayStills #Photography


This Week's Sunday Stills Challenge is all about Texture Terri Webster Shrandt hosts a fun weekly photography challenge that you can join in on here It's autumn in Canada, a time for color and texture, warm coats and frosty breaths. I love the warmth of these berries against the cool shade of rock. The robins … Continue reading Layers Upon Layers- #SundayStills #Photography

Garden #Perspectives- #SundayStills


Hungry bee in Hot Lips Salvia This week's Sunday Stills challenge is all about perspectives as chosen by Terri Webster Schrandt. You can see her photos and join the challenge here. I've squared all the photos for my entry for Becky’s for July Square Perspectives challenge. We're spending most of our day out in the garden, so … Continue reading Garden #Perspectives- #SundayStills

Joy of Plants- #SundayStills #Gardenlife


Climbing Hydrangea Sunday Stills Challenge- Plant Life This week's photo challenge by Terri Webster Schrandt is one after my own heart! Stop by and check out her lovely pictures here Our garden may be small, but it's mighty 🙂 Strawberry and raspberry beds- loaded with berries! A mixed be of lavender, sage, Hot Lips Salvia, … Continue reading Joy of Plants- #SundayStills #Gardenlife

Nature’s Wonders- #SundayStills #photography


Nature is filled with wonders- we only have to open our eyes to behold the beauty. This week's #SundayStills #challenge from Terri Webster Schrandt is Near and Far. You can join in here. Above is a photo taken last summer looking from the back of our postage stamp yard, forward. See the apple? First year … Continue reading Nature’s Wonders- #SundayStills #photography