Daily Graces Return #573

“Gardeners and artists have faith in transformation, in return for which we receive the gift of seeing a little more today than we did yesterday.” A quote by Christine Walker who was a local California artist when we lived there. From her book, A Painter’s Garden- Cultivating the Creative Life.
The photo is a snippet of my backyard garden at its height this summer. Being able to have a lush garden once again has been one of the joys of living in Oregon.

Daily Graces Return #444

I found this photo of some of the roses from my California garden. It was also nice yet bittersweet to see the sweet vase I had them in. I had a wonderful collection of vases I loved using for my roses and other flowers. I am looking forward to the lovely flower gardens we will begin getting planted in our Oregon garden in the next few weeks. I love gardens!! Will need to begin a new vase collection…