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A Tour of My Garden

Before the vandalism of my gardens, I had been taking pictures of my garden at least two or three times a week. I haven’t been keeping up as much since it happened; I’ve been dealing with phone calls related to the lawsuit, phone calls related to our broken oven, doctor visits related to Allie’s bronchitis, and a plethora of other stuff. Plus, it’s been 90 degrees or hotter for the last 14 days in a row. The heat’s kept me out of the gardens, too. About half of my flowers and all of the raised garden beds are in the … Read more

Two Flowers

I have been a photographing fool in the days since BlogHer. This week was the very first week of school, and Grace and I stopped by to visit Grandma and Pappy a few times on the way home from school. One day, while Grace was busy harassing playing with my parents, I snuck around the flower beds to take some pictures. It was the best kind of photo session – free props, simple camera, and my newly acquired skills yearning for a test. When I saw these two flowers, hidden in the shade of a maple tree that I planted, … Read more

My Flower Pictures

Before I was married, I had very large pictures of flowers adorning the walls in my living room. I had cut them out of a calendar and framed them. I thought they were exquisite. The only other photos in the living room were 8x10s of my cats, which I also found exquisite. When I got married, the flower pictures gave up their wall space for wedding pictures. Not too long ago, many of the wedding pictures acquiesced to studio portraits of a gorgeous 2-year-old. I don’t mind the change. I love my baby and my husband, and I enjoy looking … Read more