Tag: garden

My Sunflowers {update}

Wow, let me just say that these sunflowers seem to be taking forever to bloom…LOL! Here are a few updated pics. They are not fully opened up yet, but soon! ๐Ÿ™‚ Check this one out… These below are two of many in my butterfly garden. They are closer to blooming…

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Enjoying this lovely weather….

Just sharing some of the recent pictures I have taken….enjoy! ๐Ÿ™‚ Jadyn enjoys capturing grasshoppers and then setting them free… Flowers are still blooming in my butterfly garden! Speaking of butterflies, we have seen so many at the end of this summer and beginning of fall. It has just been…

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Flowers are blooming!

I haven’t had much of a chance to work in the yard due to the weather lately. It’s been pretty dreary, a little cooler and rainy on some days as well. There are flowers blooming though, so that makes me happy. Here are a few pictures of what is growing…

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75 ft. Expandable Hose by Quality Source {Review}

75 ft. Expandable Hose by Quality Source From Amazon: Quality Expandable Hose 75 Feet Green, No Kinking, Flexible, Lightweight, Super Strong, Superior to As Seen On TV Pocket Hose, Flex-Able Hose, Magic Hose, Shrinking Hose, DAP Xhose, Flexable Hose, Expands to 3 Times it’s Original Length, Water Garden, Plants, Grass,…

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Beautiful Sunflowers

My sunflowers have bloomed and look amazing! Well, 3 of the 6 have fully bloomed so far, and the others are on their way. They are so huge! I’ve never grown them before, and am just so excited, LOL! I think next spring I may plant some in the back…

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Garden Flowers

Hello friends! Just wanted to share a few more beauties in my butterfly island. It is full of color and looking so pretty. I want to enjoy them as long as possible, because before you know it fall will be here, and the blooms will fade away. ๐Ÿ™‚ And here…

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{Flowers} in my garden!

Just sharing some photos of a few of the flowers in my Butterfly island. ๐Ÿ˜€ Grasshoppers, too! ๐Ÿ˜‰ And another little visitor! The marigold has been great at keeping the rabbits away! Last year, they chewed up a lot of my flowers, but this year they have stayed clear. ๐Ÿ™‚…

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A little {portable} garden…

In our little “garden” that we have on our deck, we planted some Picklebush cucumbers and Garden Sweet Peas. As you can see, they are growing nicely! They came up rather quickly…and now look like this: The peas are really taking off! Hopefully everything comes up nicely and we get…

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A fuzzy buzzy bee…

My flowers in my butterfly island are still blooming, and look so pretty! They have attracted quite a few bumble bees and butterflies as well. The butterflies are sometimes hard to capture, but I did manage to get a couple of pictures of the bees. ๐Ÿ™‚ I love photographing nature….

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The Home Depot Garden Club

Now that it’s spring, it is the perfect time to sign up for the Home Depot Garden Club. Why, you ask? Well, there are many perks to joining this club, especially if you love to garden. When you sign up, here is what you can expect. The benefits include: -$5…

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Let's make a Butterfly Island: [The Preparation]

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Home Depot….although thoughts & opinions are my own. We are working on a brand new project this spring, and it is one that I am super excited about. I love plants and flowers, and also love butterflies. What…

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A few new plants

I have to say that I’m so excited that I finally got myself a hydrangea planted. I have always loved the big beautiful blooms that they produce! In this pic you’ll see my hydrangea plant, along with a hollyhock, and some gladiolus in the back. That is just one corner…there…

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