Aren't these mini dahlias just gorgeous?
These tulips are in the bed by the mailbox:
And there's no doubt about it being spring here.
This tree is in the next-door neighbors' yard, but since our houses are at 90 degree angles we get to enjoy looking at it.
Of course you have to have lots of rain to support all this verdant stuff.
This was yesterday evening.
Doesn't look too bad, does it?
Notice that the street light is on. It was 4:15 in the afternoon.
In this next picture, keep in mind that we *do* have gutters--there was so much rain that it was pouring over them.
And here's what the flower bed looked like:
This beautiful necklace and beads arrived in the mail the other day from my Aunt Louise in Germany. She took a trip to Italy and picked these up in Murano. Aren't they gorgeous?
I also finished spinning and plying that blue roving, so I'll have to get some pics. Hopefully tomorrow. I managed to get 570 yards out of a little under 4 ounces so I'm pretty happy. It's even somewhat regular. Kinda. I'll let the pictures do the talking (once I've taken them!).