Flower & Moving Updates

My tall Iris flowers are now out.  The only problem with the tall Iris plants is that they go down in the wind, and wind is certainly not uncommon here. I got a couple of pictures a few days ago and then I took one picture this morning after they were mostly on the ground.… Continue reading Flower & Moving Updates

Flowers are Blooming

I’m glad I planted quite a few perennials over the years that bloom in the spring and early summer, so I can enjoy them this spring.  I have decided not to plant any annual flowers this year, since they normally look their best in the late summer and autumn and I won’t be living here… Continue reading Flowers are Blooming

The Flowers

The other day when I showed some of my Iris flowers, these tall ones only had one or 2 flowers, but today the rest have all opened.  What is really amazing is that after all the wind and rain yesterday – they are pretty much all standing.  There is one off to the right that… Continue reading The Flowers

Around the Yard

As I mentioned previously, things are moving quickly in the plant and flower department of my yard.  The Iris burst into bloom yesterday as did the regular Lilacs.  My late Lilacs will likely be fairly soon also. Love that blue sky! This big mushroom is growing on one of my old Elm Tree stumps.  I… Continue reading Around the Yard

Little Bird Day

Chester and I had an early walk this morning and it was already 13C with very little wind and a beautiful sunny sky.  🙂  We went for our walk along the Red River before either of us had breakfast and before I turned a computer on. Lots of little birds were singing to us and… Continue reading Little Bird Day