RINGING ROUND YOUR ROSY – Marilyn Armstrong

A LITTLE POEM FOR STRANGE AND TERRIBLE TIMES OHHHHHH! I'm Coronavirus dum de do de day I came to you from China far away (Hey!) I heard you weren't ready With your government unsteady Oh, yippee oh doodle yo ki-yay! (Hey!) Oh what fun I'll have  As I travel everywhere Slicing through this new world … Continue reading RINGING ROUND YOUR ROSY – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS MARCH 2020 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, March 2020 I suspect we will all remember this as the month during which we saw the full-throttle arrival of Coronavirus. My birthday was March 11th and we went out to dinner. The following day, they closed Massachusetts and much of the rest of the country. Interesting birthday. Interesting times. My picture taking … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS MARCH 2020 – Marilyn Armstrong

OH THE FLOWERS THAT BLOOM IN THE SPRING (TRA LA!) – Marilyn Armstrong

FOTD - MARCH 29, 2020 - OH THOSE FLOWERS! After a winter of spring, we are now having the springtime of winter. All winter it was warm and now that it is really spring, it's cold, grey, and rainy. So here are whatever flowers we happen to have lying around the house and garden. It's … Continue reading OH THE FLOWERS THAT BLOOM IN THE SPRING (TRA LA!) – Marilyn Armstrong

BIRDS, BEES, FLOWERS, POLLEN, AND A VIRUS – Marilyn Armstrong

A Photo a Week Challenge: Changing Seasons It was such a warm winter -- with no snow at all -- that spring is arriving without the usual fanfare. I don't know how well out "outside" flowers are doing because I don't go out. I can tell the season is changing because the birds are beginning to … Continue reading BIRDS, BEES, FLOWERS, POLLEN, AND A VIRUS – Marilyn Armstrong

IT’S SPRING INSIDE, BUT CHILLY OUTSIDE – Marilyn Armstrong

FOTD – March 23 –ORCHIDS It's very quiet here. It's quiet everywhere except, I suppose in the hospitals. Because we have a guy as the president who cannot tell the truth and I think isn't entirely sure what the truth IS, trying to find out what is happening is very hard. They make decisions, then … Continue reading IT’S SPRING INSIDE, BUT CHILLY OUTSIDE – Marilyn Armstrong

THE INDOOR GARDEN – Marilyn Armstrong

THE INDOOR GARDEN IS GROWING EVER LARGER - March 22, 2020 Owen added four more hefty plants to my indoor garden. The table is fully loaded. He also bought a bale of high-quality potting soil, so I finally got to repotting my Christmas Cacti, putting them into one larger pot. I repotted my Jade plant … Continue reading THE INDOOR GARDEN – Marilyn Armstrong

NEW BABY ORCHID – Marilyn Armstrong

A NEW BABY ORCHID AND MORE WILL BLOOM - FOTD - MARCH 21, 2020 Life isn't very exciting around here. I'm sure it isn't exciting around your place either. Never have I been more grateful for books, streaming TV, flowers, birds, cameras, and software of all kinds. Today I scored the last package of 24 … Continue reading NEW BABY ORCHID – Marilyn Armstrong