Sunday, April 26, 2009

Flowers (and beauty) Galore!

Gardens in the Pacific Northwest are spectacular in the spring.

Holland America Bulb Farm
Woodland, Washington

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens
Woodland, Washington

dogwood trees

Historic Deepwood Estate

Salem, Oregon

Speaking of Dogwood ...

check out the wonderful pics at

Aren't the images just the BEST?!!

They always tell us to stop and smell the roses.
With roses not in bloom for a while,
maybe we should stop and enjoy
the evryday beauty around us
or in images shared by others.

Have a Beautiful Sunday!

my first photo collage ... hand crafted in publisher ... there MUST be an easier way!


  1. It was great meeting you yesterday at the Whimsical Wishes sale! Your blog is beautiful. I love,love,love the tulips! xo Laurie

  2. Yes we are so fortunate in the NW to have such beauty around us. Our beautiful mountains, lush green and of course the vast about of flowers we are blessed to be able to grow here.

  3. Hi sweet Betty!!!! YOU are the winner of my fairy in a jar!!!!! How cool that you won! Please email me with your mailing address so I can get it in the mail to you...I hope you love her ~ xxoo, Dawn

  4. So great to see you at Whimsical Wishes Saturday and YOUR LAMPS ARE DONE! $20 for both repairs. And WOW, are those lovely lamps!