Gardening, photography

6 New Floral Faces

Spring brings new blooms each week. I wish I could take credit for the planning, but the previous gardener did most of the work! We’ll start with the smallest flowers. Anyone know the name of these bulb flowers with tiny blooms? I looked it up, it is called Star of Bethlehem (Ornithogalum umbellatum). We’re preparing […]

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Gardening, Nature, photography

Milkweed Fluff Takes to the Air

Late autumn is a time for seeds and strong breezes. From milkweed to Milky Way. ¡Olé! –Rebecca November Poetry Challenge: One day left to turn in your celestial tankas, see the details: November Poetry Challenge/Reto poético de octubre. This post celebrates Six Word Saturday and Flower of the Day  #6WS #FOTD

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Spanish Culture and Language

Our Butterfly Rest Stop

Although the grace and beauty of all butterflies is captivating, monarchs are magical. Their bright orange color, their black bordered wings with alluring spots are a bouquet for the eyes. As a child, when the school year began in Minnesota I remember them arriving in numbers to rest a bit and grab a snack in […]

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