The wedding is in four days! And the house is filling up with paper pom balls. Or as we decided to call them – giant dahlias.
Monthly Archives: February 2013
Never mind the massive amounts of hay grass and henbit getting started, or the ginormous fire ant mound (I’ve never seen a bigger one) also getting started…
What’s getting started outside that I want to be there?
Little squash action.
Little green bean sprouts…
And there’s also the finishers, like my sole surviving broccoli, kind enough to still put off side shoots while I leave it to feed the bees.
Work is madness this week. I hope you’re all well and happy and dirty!
Southern color to brighten your day
They haven’t bloomed yet, but they’re thinking about it!
These guys dropped all their leaves in the freezes. I love seeing their new growth contrast with the purple stems.
I fully expected the decorative peppers to take a dirt nap (yeah, I said it) after our multiple nights in the 20s since I neglected to cover them. No dice. They’re blooming yet again to add color to the front walk.
Some seeds from a coworker (self-saved from a friend, hand-labeled Chinese forget-me-nots) made themselves known this week in the Heat Bed under the shade of some painted daisies.
I hope this quick post brought some sunshine to those under feet of crisp snow or days upon days of grey skies!
If it didn’t, this one might 😉