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 ūüôā – 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: Lemony-Yellow (& Dickinson’s Bobolink Poem)

Happy Monday Readers,¬† City Sonnet’s color today is Lemon (here)¬†and so here are lemony-yellow blooms.¬† Here is the Emily Dickinson poem for this post: The Way to Know the Bobolink (popular songbird in the 1800s in Massachusetts and Dickinson calls the Bobolink the “bird of birds”): ¬†List of Emily Dickinson’s 1,775 Poems¬†HERE Slideshow with some … More Monday Morning Blooms: Lemony-Yellow (& Dickinson’s Bobolink Poem)

Monday Morning Blooms with a Splash of Blues

Happy Monday Readers,¬† The¬† Snowball Bush is today’s featured bloom.           __ Some Blues…. Blue Blooms:   Blues Vibe Music: The song for this post is Sean McConnell’s song,¬†“I Don’t Want to Know” McConnell’s “I Don’t Want to Know” song starts with the harmonica and seemed to fit this “bloom and … More Monday Morning Blooms with a Splash of Blues

Monday Morning Blooms – 13,000 Daffodils, oh my!

Happy Monday Readers, Last week, I looked up daffodils to see the different types.¬† Going HERE I found that there are over 13,000 distinct daffodil “varieties.”¬† And HERE they noted “there are between 40 and 200 species, subspecies or varieties and over 32,000 named hybrids.” Well I just know that there are lots of them.¬† … More Monday Morning Blooms – 13,000 Daffodils, oh my!