Still a few blooms when a frost hit this week . . . glistening icy Yarrow flowers. Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2018.
Roses! Your days are numbered! Only an optimistic gardener would leave the unopened buds in the snow–hopeful they will blossom on a warmer day. Yup, that’s me! Click on the link for more pics. © Rita Jacques 2018.
My backyard…sunlight melting the snow. Yeah! Windsor, Ontario. © Rita Jacques 2018.
Well, being a half-decent gardener, this was rather humbling. My lemon tree and my lime tree were mere sticks. Not one leaf remained. Leaves had been dropping steadily when I’d noticed little bugs on a nearby plant. So, I decided to spray them all. I used soap and water. Not because I’m an environmentalist, a… Continue reading A Humbled Gardener!
Rural area between Windsor and Chatham. It was a snowy afternoon, with little traffic on the highway. I convinced my sweet hubby to “just slow down a bit” so I could snap this photo from the passenger window. I was quite happy the photo turned out as well as I had envisioned it! There were… Continue reading Thousand Word Thursdays #68
Rural area outside Chatham. I pulled over to snap the pic, then walked a bit for a better angle. By the time I returned to my car, two vehicles had pulled over to see if I was alright. They offered to give me a lift if I needed one. Nice folk! © Rita Jacques 2017.
Jack Frost on my window panes last week. Four photos! It’s warm today but I know Jack will pop by again this week-end. © Rita Jacques 2017 Windsor, Ontario.