Summer Garden ~ Update #1

summer flowers

This week may be the last hurrah of summer for us here in central Ohio. I was gone most of August and thanks to our wonderful neighbors our hanging baskets and pots still look beautiful.

The zinnias in the front have turned the walkway into a little jungle.

The bees are busy from sun up to sun down.

Beautiful, fragrant fall clematis framing the entrance to our “secret garden”.

I was happy […]

Birthday Party

John's Birthday

Yesterday was a great day to celebrate the birthday of one of the favorite men in our lives. The weather has been cool here in Ohio {most unusual for July!}, so we just had to cook out and eat outside.

We decorated the porch.

Grilled up some steak and hot dogs.

Tossed salad.

Dessert – Caramel Brownies {I’ll post the recipe a little later today :)}

Fudge {Check out my Easy […]

Summer Garden 2013

summer garden

Happy Summer!

It’s time to move on from my spring garden updates and share the first summer pics of my garden. With all the daylilies in bloom you can see why it’s my absolute favorite time of the year {besides Christmas, of course }.

Great place for coffee and quiet time in the mornings.

Some blooms…

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