Gardeners display a rare optimism. Despite factors beyond their control—such as extreme weather conditions and Japanese beetles to name just two—gardeners continue to plant each year and hope for the best. And, the amazing thing is that plants usually turn out well. I am no different than the average gardener. At my previous home, the… Continue reading Gardening Goals!
Captured this bee covered in pollen in the backyard with my camera and I also took a pic in the front yard with my new phone. Love them both! Which is your favourite? © Rita Jacques 2019 Windsor, Ontario.
These purple coneflower–or echinacea–photos were taken about a month ago. I credit my husband for the best pics. Neither of us can actually remember who grabbed the camera that particular time! © Rita Jacques 2019 Windsor, Ontario.
It’s been a rewarding summer spent raising Monarch butterflies. Twenty butterflies have been born and released into my gardens. Five still to go! The absolute best part has been seeing Monarchs fly around my yard all the time. Check out these pics! Enjoy! © Rita Jacques 2019 Windsor, Ontario.
I had the macro lens out for taking some flower pics when dandelions caught my eye. What intricate designs they hold! © Rita Jacques 2019
More photos of the purple and white blooms in my garden! Just too pretty not to share. Although, somehow the purple irises look blue in the sunlight. ©Rita Jacques 2019 Windsor, Ontario.
Anticipation! After several days of rain, the tulips in my gardens shot up tall. Just waiting for them to open. Good things come to those who wait! © Rita Jacques 2019 Windsor, Ontario.