Monday Morning Blooms & Sunset Across the Landscape (March 22, 2021)

Hello Readers,  I hope this post finds everyone well. I am taking a blog break for the rest of March and plan on resuming regular Priorhouse posts in April when Becky’s Squares begin. Looking forward to it!   The next photos for my check in post are from a few years ago. This was a day we … More Monday Morning Blooms & Sunset Across the Landscape (March 22, 2021)

Frooze Balls and Black Tea (Virtual Tea & Weekly Smile)

Hello Readers. … Welcome to the February Virtual Tea Party One of my favorite teas this month (not officially a tea to some folks – more of an herbal mix) was Tazo’s “Wild Sweet Orange”    Offering some Frooze Balls for today’s virtual tea party, which is also to share with Trent’s weekly smile Finding this Frooze Balls at … More Frooze Balls and Black Tea (Virtual Tea & Weekly Smile)

October Virtual Tea Party, Trent’s Weekly Smile, & #kindasquare Day 15 too

Hello Readers. This is the second time I have been able to join in with Su’s virtual tea party and because it is also B’s “#kindasquare” month, all the images are square.  … I am serving up some cashews at today’s tea party. Yes, there are other options for snacking – so do check out some other … More October Virtual Tea Party, Trent’s Weekly Smile, & #kindasquare Day 15 too

Red Geranium Buds & Quotes by O’Keeffe, Matisse, & Rothko (#Kindasquare Day 5)

Happy Monday Readers,  It is time for Monday Morning Blooms – or “three kind of similar buds” on this Monday 🙂 – and connecting with Day 5 for  Kinda-square Full view: ___ Today’s Blog Reflection (because it is Reflect-ober after all)  Years ago – ART was a very popular topic here at Priorhouse blog. Art, … More Red Geranium Buds & Quotes by O’Keeffe, Matisse, & Rothko (#Kindasquare Day 5)

Monday Morning Blooms – Research about Gardening for Mental Health

Happy Monday Readers,  It is time for Monday Morning Blooms. This time with a little research about why gardening is good for mental health. Many of us know this already (and linking to Trent’s weekly smile because gardening brings a smile) but there is empirical support for this garden and improved mental health connection. I had to make a video about … More Monday Morning Blooms – Research about Gardening for Mental Health

Monday Morning Cherry Blossoms – from Richmond and D.C.

Happy Monday Readers,  It is time for Monday Morning Blooms.  Both of City Sonnet’s color challenges match my post today –  colors and letters: “wild rose color shade” photo a day: “creative” There is a hint of mild, wild rose shade in the cherry blossoms. Our “hanging in there cherry tree” bloomed in early April this … More Monday Morning Cherry Blossoms – from Richmond and D.C.

Monday Morning Blooms (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #94) +NIACIN FLUSHING

This week, the Lens-Artist’s theme invites us to share photos from “at-home” mode. Decided to share some Monday Morning Blooms.      ___ _____ Last at-home photo to share: Niacin Flushing >>> ___ Closing with a little humor Hope you have a great Monday  CARE TO JOIN in with the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge and share some … More Monday Morning Blooms (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #94) +NIACIN FLUSHING

Street Shots while Social Distancing (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #93)

This week, the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge is to share some morning photos while adapting to the “new normal” of COVID-19.  Today’s photos are all from Virginia. We have been staying home to do our part to flatten the curve. However, last week we went to pick something up and had a walk around – so I grabbed some photos.  __   ___ … More Street Shots while Social Distancing (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #93)

Canned Soup Kinda Park (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #86)

This week, the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge theme is Reflection.  Usually archive photos come in handy when photo challenge themes come out. However, this weekend we had the chance to visit a small little local park and grabbed photos for the “reflection” theme.   … A little later in the day – after we visited this small park… I told … More Canned Soup Kinda Park (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #86)