It is not all about coffee, mind you. It is mostly about mood, conversation, people watching, desserts, and when the sun gets lower on the horizon, chilled beer and wine. We were lucky that the weather brought us instant summer temperatures all last week. Here is my very subjective “best of”…
Holiday…what’s not to love. I can trim redundant branches (clarification: basically ransack one of the late blooming lilacs in my parents’ garden between torrential May rain) and set up for photos. I have to say, it is so much easier to find props here. First, I don’t have to spend $$ on gorgeous lilacs. Second, I jumped when I saw zinc plated bucket and a large basin just sitting here. Pure utilitarian, well weathered. Perfect another words. I have seen plenty of them this spring online, contemplating using some in my own redesign of the back yard. Here are my favorite moments with lilacs.