Garden Party

A DELIGHTSOME LIFE GARDEN PARTY TENT

I went to a Garden Party.... several of our friends and neighbors gathered again for a lovely garden party at my friend Maria's home. I've shared her store, Rooms U Love with you a number of times as well as her home. Her garden is beautiful and the setting was quite lovely. It is always lovely to get together with friends and have such … [Read more...]

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Garden Tour

A DELIGHTSOME LIFE HOUSE AND GARDEN

The Not Your Mama's Garden Tour  at the Currey House also known as the Harley-Harris-Rives house a historic home in Sparta, Georgia. The Currey's Organic Farm Originally, Robert and Suzy Currey planned on creating their organic farm to provide food for themselves and for their children. Their Organic Farm Grew... Just as the … [Read more...]

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The Garden At Dusk and Dawn

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The Garden at dusk and at dawn are my favorite times to visit, to be enchanted and to dream.  As the days begin to be more summer-like – the mid-day heat and humidity are difficult for both myself and my flowers.  Around 3 p.m. the hydrangeas swoon – wilt a bit due to the heat – they quickly recover as the … [Read more...]

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A Return to Loveliness

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A Day of Loveliness If you were to give yourself a Day of Loveliness, what would you include? I would begin, by walking in the garden with a lovely cup of coffee with cream. The soft – cool breezes, the song of the birds lift my spirits – I give thanks to God.   I love the indulgence of a bubble bath. There’s nothing more serene … [Read more...]

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Early Spring

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There’s a light rain outdoors as I stepped out with the cats  to see what is going on in the garden. I noticed our two, very large rosemary bushes at the front were filled with blooms. These are the first since the extreme pruning I gave them last year.     The Hellebores are filling up with their shy, but gorgeous … [Read more...]

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Cottage Notes

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Garden Dreaming Our garden isn’t quite asleep this winter, with early blooming Narcissus, remnants of roses and sages here and there. All the while, I have been dreaming and planning for the upcoming seasons.   I can dream walk through my garden and imagine the blossoms of spring and of summer, my memory filled with … [Read more...]

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Cottage Time

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For The Birds   Hurt no living thing, Ladybird nor butterfly,  Nor moth with dusty wing,  Nor cricket chirping cheerfully…’  Christina Rosetti   First thing in the Winter mornings, I can hear the chatter of the birds as they forage for their breakfast.  Several varieties visit my garden through the winter - Tufted Titmouse, … [Read more...]

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Review #3

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In The Garden   We had a good frost this morning, but it has warmed nicely. I am still enjoying a few roses, iris, snapdragons, sage and even a few daisies. Come with me, walk through this past year in my garden. (You can click on the dates to view the posts) January 2011 February 2011   March 2011 April … [Read more...]

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Rambling

In my garden The sun was shining warm on my back as I strolled through my garden marveling at the still blooming flowers. Amazingly, it is 72 degrees here in Central Georgia. The Camellia bush is still full of blooms and is showeringmy garden with pink petal snow.I know that for many of you your garden is slumbering underneath winter blankets and … [Read more...]

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Getting Crafty

Potpourri These past few days have just flown! Busyness! There just seems to be lists and lists of things to do. Last week, my daughter and I tested the waters with a few crafts to sell. I have been enjoying creating  lavender sachets, totes and cookie/cocoa gifts in a jar. My daughter is very good at crocheting and has created flowers for hair, … [Read more...]

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