Wow, I have never seen lightening strikes this often in the Seattle-Auburn region! The news quoted 1200 strikes last night. It seemed endless and lit up the whole sky over and over. It was the best entertainment.
My pumpkins in the garden are already ripe. I have about 7 so far.
Don’t you love this season? The flowers are blooming.
This trusting soul visited my backyard this morning. I sure was surprised!
Pt. Defiance is a 760-acre park in Tacoma, WA that includes a zoo with two aquariums, beach access, jogging trails, and beautiful gardens. It began as a military reservation with Ft. Nisqually at one point. In 1888, President Grover Cleveland authorized the land to be used as a public park. The rose garden has an…Read more »
I planted a bleeding heart in my shade plant box last year. This year it took off and is so beautiful.
The Norse people revered trees for their spiritual power. In ancient mythology, the giant ash tree was a source of knowledge. In Germany, a grove of sacred trees in Uppsala was a place of human and animal sacrifices. The Warden Trees throughout the Nordic region were guardians and sources of good fortune. The Celtics honored…Read more »