Can you believe it is August already?
Welcome to "I Like Thursdays" hosted by LeeAnna.
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I live in a neighborhood full of many creative people.
This week I adored the creative signs that someone posted for their yard sale last week. Here's one example:
The butterflies, hummingbirds, and finches are all active in the garden these days. The cleome is blooming:
And so is the Swan Hydrangea:
I remember talking to one nurseryman who didn't like the bush.
He said he didn't like the way the flowers hung down but that is exactly what I like about the Swan. It's like a tree laden with fruit but heavy instead with large flowers:
Still, we find things to do with her. She visits some of her dog friends and scampers in their yard for a few minutes until Mom says it is too hot to be running anymore. This past week, she got to play with Otis. Otis lives aside of my Mom's and is about 2 months old.
Today begins our year long celebration of the suffragists over at the Pennsylvania Piecemaker blog.
We are kicking off our celebration with a giveaway and hope you join us over there!
Have a great day!