Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    MUSTANG_SALLY2   49,277
SparkPoints
40,000-49,999 SparkPoints
 
 
Gardener's Glory

Monday, May 20, 2013

Wanna see my bug bites? For some reason, even with my gloves on, the stupid skeeters love to attack my hands, oh and my elbows. Ugh.

I got so much done this weekend. Two of my three garden boxes are planted; my herb garden is in; my tomato patch is done; my wild flower garden is planted; yard mowed; and 18 bags of mulch down. (I ran out.) I have learned that there are muscles that I didn't even know I had and every single one of them are screaming at me at this very moment. I will need to remember to get up and stretch today or I'll be really sorry later.



emoticon My irises are blooming!



emoticon A spring bouquet.

I'll try to remember to take pictures as things grow and change. I thought I had pictures of the garden boxes but didn't find them quickly enough to post for my blog. I'll take more soon.

Have a great Monday!

SHARE
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

JOYATLAST 7/22/2013 9:44PM

    Beautiful! I love gardening. So do you and it shows! I have bug bites too. They come from birding through the woods. (Its worth it)

Report Inappropriate Comment
HIPPICHICK1 5/30/2013 11:56AM

    What beauty!! Next time you do some gardening soak in a hot tub with a cup of Epsom salts dissolved in it and it'll fix you right up!
Have a groovy weekend, lady.
emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
MUSTANG_SALLY2 5/24/2013 8:46AM

    Less than a week and some of the things I planted are up! I'm so excited! There's just something about seeing those little green shoots poking thru the dirt. Sigh.

emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
KARENLEIGH32 5/21/2013 12:17PM

    Your flowers are so pretty! I need to go out and cut some Irises to bring in myself.

Report Inappropriate Comment
IMIN2GENES 5/20/2013 8:50PM

    I LOVE your garden!! It's beautiful. I can't wait to see the pictures as more things bloom.
Chris
emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
CBAILEYC 5/20/2013 3:54PM

    Lovely! Those irises are gorgeous - we have yellow ones but have coveted the gorgeous purples all along. We finally found some bulbs at a rummage sale recently and now I can't hardly wait until they bloom next year!
C~

Report Inappropriate Comment
CVRONEK 5/20/2013 2:05PM

    Right up my alley. Beautiful.

Gardening IS a great workout. emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
IRISHBEANERGAL 5/20/2013 12:53PM

    YOU have a beautiful garden! I am so impressed. Your flowers are gorgeous.

Be sure to stretch, and stretch often. It will help!

~Irish

Report Inappropriate Comment
SWEETNEEY 5/20/2013 10:21AM

    emoticon You really did alot. I just managed to water the 4 or 5 sprigs of basil and the 2 sprigs of chive I planted outside. It took me 2 days to plant a leaf of thyme someone gave me and that was in a pot inside. You should give yourself a HUGE emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment
CURVYCC 5/20/2013 9:38AM

    OMG What beautiful flowers! I just came in from mowing my yard. My tulips and daylilies are up and blooming. It is supposed to rain for the next few days here in Michigan. I'm hoping for a nice hot Memorial Day weekend.

Report Inappropriate Comment
DEEDEE1102 5/20/2013 9:38AM

    You have all my favorite flowers in that bouquet!
emoticon

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.
 


Other Entries by MUSTANG_SALLY2