5.20.2007

Sweet, Simple Things of Life

" It is the sweet, simple things of life
which are the real ones after all."
Laura Ingalls Wilder


Here are some sweet, simple things in my life today:
a columbine with exquisite color

irises blooming along the picket fence
the bridal wreath spirea bending toward the light a lovely contrast between the flower and the leaf

honeysuckles full of beauty

8 comments :

  1. The columbine is exquisite.

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  2. *sigh* Beautiful! How do you keep bugs from eating your flowers? Whatever I do, bugs seem to ruin mine.

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  3. ordinary jane- funny you should mention that. Right after we took pictures we started seeing aphid on a shrub. We pinch them off when we can.

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  4. The Pacific Northwest is truly God's country. Thanks for sharing all this beauty!

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  5. I LOVE acquiliges or however we spill them lol

    and I love your photos

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  6. how are oyur irises in bloom alerady. that isa beautiful columbnine. we have blue ones.

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  7. thanks to all of you for appreciating the beauty of northeastern Washington!
    acs: we are in a mild "banana belt" here on Lake Roosevelt. Longer growing season than Moscow. These irises get lots of morning sun. The rest aren't blooming.

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