Flowers in the garden 5 5 2022

coral bell close up 5 5 2022

pansies, photo 5 5 2022.  Purchased Harris Teeter early March.

dark pink geraniums, photo 5 5 2022. Purchased Safeway early April.

foxgloves white and pink, photo 5 5 2022. Purchased Southern States end of April.

Seeds sowed fall 2021, Orange … Read more


Cherry Bomb 150

Violet Barn Streptocarpus plants: Many will have semidouble or double blooms, which means flowers last longer and don’t fall from stems when faded.  A few are even fragrant!

Plants shipped in 2″ pots.

These gesneriads will bloom heavily year-round.  Very … Read more

Veggies Spring 2022

Burpee winter Acorn Table Queen
Veggies: How to Prepare Eggshells for Tomato Plants Eggshells contains salmonella and other residues that can attracts pests like pesky slugs into your garden. Before using them as a fertilizer, it is important to wash them thoroughly and air them… Read more

Spring Forward Violets 2020

spring forward violets

spring forward violets

Spray of field violets with Spring Forward wording.  2.8- by 4.1-inch.

Embroidery Design machine embroidery design, 7675 count.

Stitched on a white 15- by 25-inch kitchen dish towel.

Used tear-away stabilizer bottom and wash-away stabilizer top.

Magnetic … Read more


maroon red holly hocks on beige table mat

Machine Embroidery completed for early February 2020.

maroon red holly hocks on beige table mat

Hollyhock pes file from Tarina Etsy store. 25K+ stitch count, 3.5- by 9-inches. 

Stitched on a lightweight 13-inch by 19-inch rectangular (beige) purchased place mat. … Read more

Owls in Love with Balloons

Owls in loves on light green table mat

Owls in love with balloons.

Owls Valentine and I Love You Balloons from Embroidery Designs.

Owls: 18K+ stitches, 6- by 4-inches.

Balloons: 6K stitches, 4- by 4-inches.

Stitched on a lightweight 13-inch by 19-inch rectangular (light green) purchased placemat.

Puckering … Read more