Thursday, May 28, 2009

Photo of the Day | Buttercups in Blue Vase . . .

I love these shiny little yellow flowers that grow wild with no coaxing or care. My kind of wildflowers! I think they look so pretty in the antique cobalt blue bulb forcing vase that is white on the inside.



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Life's Little Instruction Book, page 95 . . .

...To be continued...



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Monday, May 25, 2009

Dragonfly on Memorial Day . . .


Photographed on Memorial Day morning 2009 while walking Webster. Click photo to enlarge. Life is good! Enjoy your holiday.



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Happy Memorial Day . . .



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Sunday, May 24, 2009

Life's Little Instruction Book, page 93 + a Cardinal . . .


Cardinal photographed through a screen.

...To be continued...

Have a great Sunday and an even better Monday because it's Memorial Day.

Thanks for stopping by the cottage. ♥Rosemary



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Saturday, May 23, 2009

More random photos from the cottage . . .


House wren peeking out at me.


House wren sitting on the fence.


Buttercups. Remember holding these under your chin?


Webster or Mr. Handsome.


Tabitha. I don't know why her eyes are two different colors.


Dogs are so smart. I was outside the screen door and
noticed that Webster was using a shadow as sunglasses.


I got this birdbath at my friend's garage sale.
It is way tall and is made from a garbage can lid.
I love it. No bathers yet.



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Friday, May 22, 2009

Another version of the Henry Ward Beecher quote . . .


I made another version of this quote. The first version appears in the post below. Which do you like better? Just curious. I call this one The Polaroid.

I am still having fun with my new camera lens. I couldn't get a good shot of the lily of the valley without doing the army crawl in the dirt so I picked it. I love the way it looks on the scallop shell. Click on the image for a larger view.

Happy Friday. Enjoy the long weekend. Have fun whatever you do. ♥Rosemary



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Lily of the Valley on a Scallop Shell . . .



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Thursday, May 21, 2009

Giving a dachshund a bath in a Kohler sink . . .

This ad cracks me up. I love everything about. The adorable dogs, the lady, the wallpaper. It is simply wonderful. Photograph by Erwin Olaf. Click to enlarge.



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Life's Little Instruction Book, pages 92 . . .

...To be continued...



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