Thursday, April 16, 2009
Beautiful Spring Flowers and More...
We had to do it.
We went to Longwood Gardens
again yesterday with
some friends and Georgia.
I apologize that I show
so many flower photos from
You can click on the pictures
to see the flowers full screen.
It is worth the effort.
They were beyond beautiful.
We had to go again.
The gardens teased us two weeks ago
when everything was just about
to burst open...but not quite there.
Well...check it out now!
They keep the mouse population down.
Our kids and my mom have a competition
each time we go to see who can spot the most
Such a glorious day...sigh...
This meets goals on a few levels...
Walking is great exercise, of which I
Time with my children during these teen
years is very well spent,
Investing time in friendships and
our relationship with my mother-in-law,
the kids with their Grandmothers is precious,
I gather many ideas for our own gardens,
Mikey learns much toward his life's goals
in working in horticulture.
There were new
wonderful wooden sculptures in
the Idea Garden...
For more posts on living beautifully
check out Melissa's Post Today at
The Inspired Room.
As an added bonus you will find
a delightful giveaway there today.