Friday, June 4, 2010

going green....

Green is a welcome change from grey...
the dominant colour of the recent past.

The sun came out yesterday...
and suddenly everything was green...
vibrant emerald green!

A sunny day makes everything look a little brighter.

I stopped by a neighbourhood greenhouse...
to pick up cuc's...and tomatoes...and peppers.

And I poked my camera inside...
and took a few photos of the greens within.

Warm...lush...and green.
It felt good.


And I met a friend for coffee.
It looks like we both decided to go green!

Today?  Grey.
Have a wonderful weekend...whatever the weather!

18 comments:

  1. It's grey here but I'm headed up Island where I'll have a cup of coffee with a blogger friend.
    That photo of you and your friend - beautiful with both of you in green and that summery cloth between you.
    .....wishing you a little dry sunshine!

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  2. i'm glad you had your brief green
    moment! it will return before you
    know it.

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  3. Oh I really enjoyed the green yesterday, too. I walked across the yard and thought "this is my favorite time of year for this yard" Everything is just so lush and nice. Looks like a lovely spot to share coffee or tea. Your collage of green is beautiful...

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  4. Well it has been grey here but the last 3 days have been beautiful, all the colours have come out and yes there is lots of green. Hopefully it will stay. Your photo's are lovely, thanks for sharing!

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  5. Oh I so enjoy green. I hear that the weather will improve again tomorrow ..so we'll be patient and look forward to the brighter days ahead.

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  6. What a beautiful view you have! We got a nice rain yesterday so everything is looking green and lush here, too! Love it!

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  7. I loves your blogs - from down here in Kansas.

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  8. You and your friend look wonderful in green. (I always look a bit ill when I wear it and I love the color green, too. Darn.)

    Yes, a sunny day changes perspective immensely so I'm hoping that there is a sunny weekend in store for you.

    Must get going to the greenhouse myself to find something for my trellises! ;> Thanks for the suggestion.

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  9. Ahhh, green! A wonderful thing.

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  10. It looks like the "40 shades of green" Ireland has, Judy! We've had some beautiful, albiet humid, weather here thsi past week. I can see my tomatoes growing right before my eyes!

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  11. Do you know what? This morning it was perfectly clear at 6:00am? and by 7:30pm it was already raining.
    Next time let's think blue...no more grey....

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  12. PS...do you want to borrow my green shoes?

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  13. What a lovely tea you are having. Glad the sun is finally shining.

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  14. Hi! I just found your blog today...I love it already! It's visually very beautiful and I enjoyed reading it too. I'll be following you now, hope you don't mind. I've tagged you for an award. Stop by and pick it up sometime :) Have a blessed day!

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  15. I dream of the day that I can peak into a local greenhouse and then produce a mosaic as gorgeous as the one you shared today. I am sitting here smiling. You continually amaze me with your talent. I do also appreciate when bloggers share people pictures. You and your friend look so happy in the picture sharing your coffee together. Beautiful post.

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  16. What a soothing post. Green is good . . .

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  17. I love your pasture photo ... and smiled at the 'green' friends!! Does that mean you are environmentally friendly??? smile

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  18. Do you want some room mates??? It is so beautiful....that is something to take in with a first cup of coffee!
    How blessed you are!

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