Tag Archives: flowers

Country By Design projects

  I’ve started working on two or three projects at a time in an effort to keep things interesting!  Yesterday, I machine quilted this wall hanging.  All of the squares are from Me and My Sisters from Moda.  I love … Continue reading

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Photos from the golden hour

The hour before sunset is my favorite time of the day to take photographs.  Even though my flower bed runs east to west, I can usually get some good shots. Here’s a few that I took tonight. I’m always on … Continue reading

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Spring flowers and vegetables

I tried using Firefox to open WordPress tonight and it still won’t work, even after I tried a couple of fixes.  So I tried IE, and it works, but it freezes all the time.  Very frustrating.  So I’m back to … Continue reading

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Four images accepted by iStock

Four of the series of images of the flowering plum that I submitted to iStock last week were accepted.   I uploaded nine images.  That is a 45% acceptance rate.  Much better than my usual rate, especially with flower photos.  Here … Continue reading

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Flowering plum tree

I was doing some housekeeping this morning, and decided to check my cameras to make sure I had uploaded all of the pictures I had taken.  What a pleasant surprise to find these photos of our flowering plum that I … Continue reading

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White crabapple blooms

Our crabapple tree is in full bloom and it is beautiful this year.  And there are lots of bees.  Last year I didn’t hear any bees, and we didn’t have many apples.  Here’s a few of the shots I took … Continue reading

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Red bud trees

All of the red bud trees in our area are now in full bloom and they are beautiful.  But it is hard to capture their beauty from a distance.  Here are a few close-ups that I took recently.   Related … Continue reading

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