In a Vase on Monday – Generous

As always Monday brings the opportunity to create a vase from flowers in our own gardens.  I am lucky that on this last Monday in October there is still plenty of choice for my vases and enough for bouquets to give as gifts. Continue reading


In a Vase on Monday – the same but different

Finding material from the garden to join Cathy at Rambling in the Garden for her weekly challenge is becoming harder each week.  But I did find something  to add a little interest to the evergreen foliage of two weeks ago. Continue reading

In a Vase on Monday – three years old

Happy Anniversary to In a Vase on Monday!  Cathy at Rambling in the garden started this meme as a prompt to herself to pick flowers from her garden to enjoy in the house.  Who would have imagined that this meme more than any other would change us all fundamentally. Continue reading

In a vase on Monday September in three vases

The temperatures have dropped, there has been rain, the cuttings beds continue to produce flowers and constantly surprise me with their generosity.  Cathy asks us to fill a vase with flowers from our own gardens or surroundings and every week I am surprised by the variety and beauty of the vases offered from bloggers from all over the world.  What will you choose today? Continue reading