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Archive for August, 2012

Hydrangea

I picked some Hydrangea the other morning to bring in to dry. Here they are fresh off the bush in a mason jar outside. My hydrangea is a “Tardiva” variety…a late bloomer and all of the blossoms don’t come out as you can see.   The bees are all over this bush as soon as it begins to bloom…they […]

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Recent Thrift Store Visit: I parked in the little town of Canonsburg, intending to visit the thrift store. FIRST: here’s a pic of the display at the antique toy store in the same block. CASPER!   I am not much of a garage sale type…just here and there, and I make occasional trips to this thrift […]

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Oma is my grandmother name. Sometimes I am “OMA” now and sometimes I am “Grandma” but “OMA” all started HERE on the About.Com Grandparenting site. I know that no child learning to talk can say Grandma right away and I was looking for alternative names. I also wanted something for his older sister to call me […]

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The weekend of Aug 18th was wonderful weather ( in my book…under 80 degrees ) and we’d had some rain prior to that as well. So here are some of my flowers, mid-August: I love zinnias…you plant a packet of seeds and each flower is a new surprise…a riot of colors…here’s one that just bloomed […]

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This past weekend would  be the second in a row that I have made some homemade sauce from garden tomatoes. I just love it.  There are all sorts of versions of sauce that you can make from garden tomatoes…and I will probably try another way the next time, but I do love this method ! Bring tomatoes to […]

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The Artsy Girl Connection has a Sunday Link Party, Finagle a Photo ( That Button is on my sidebar. )  If you enjoy photography, it is worth a visit at any time. Right now they are running a series called Best of Summer. Best Of The Summer Series ~ August 18-September 1st.. If you have some […]

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