FOTD: Lilacs

Oh, the wonderful smell of lilacs! Long before I saw the lilac bush at my neighbor’s house, I took in its lovely perfume! My lilac bush has not yet bloomed and its flowers are darker. But that’s OK, I know I can look forward to inhaling more lilac aromas! Cee’s Flower of the Day, 5/10/18

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CFFC: Point and Click!

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is cameras or photographers. Usually I take pictures of people taking pictures while traveling – after all, that seems to be when most people take out their cameras, from cellphones to sophisticated SLRs. I got a new camera and a new haircut right before our Baltic cruise. In March-April, […]

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FOTD: Frilly Tulips

All my tulips have bloomed now! I will feature them the next few days of Cee’s Flower of the Day. Today are these yellow frilly-edged ones  – my favorites because they are so unique and bloom in tandem very nicely!

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FOTD: Uvu – what??

My neighbor showed me these flowers that she has growing along the parkway on our street. She said they were called uvularias. I’d never heard of them, but looked them up on Wikipedia: Uvularia is a genus of flowering plants in the family Colchicaceae, which is closely related to the lily family. They are commonly called […]

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