Our yard is yellowish-brown with a touch of green sprinkled in, and the earth beneath is cracked and dusty.
But, as far as my garden knows--it's monsoon season.
I water all the time!
Our tomatoes are going nuts, the herbs look great, the sweet potatoes are almost ready to be harvested, and my flowers look amazing!
Lately, I've been picking flowers from the garden and arranging them to put around our home.
I've learned that arranging flowers is not as easy as it looks. I see those gorgeous bouquets at the florist's or even just the grocery store, and I think--surely I can do that at home!
Not so much. Getting flowers tiered just perfectly is hard! I am getting better though. It makes me happy to bring pieces of the garden inside to enjoy.
A friend of mine always reminds me:
This is why we garden!I've love tickling that creativity within me. Here are some of my latest efforts:
Thanks to Marcia for hosting this this opportunity to encourage creativity in all of us!
What's something you've done lately to be creative?
It's not too late to link up your Mama Loves for this week! Have a book, toy, recipe, beauty product, activity, gadget that you're loving and makes "mama-ing" just a wee bit better/easier? Link it up!