That is what we call them in Poland 🙂 They too are responding to the sun and warmth 🙂 We are supposed to have a whole week of this summer in winter. I only wish that no cold front is looming on the heels of this weather.
Temperatures are now unbelievable 70 degrees in the end of February! Even though I do not know what is going on with this crazy weather, I am enjoying it to the last ray of sun 🙂 My daffodils are poking their green leaves from the ground. Today I saw my first blooming yellow crocus. These … More Summer in Winter
.On a rare occasion, the little statues that adorn people’s gardens actually add beauty to their surroundings. These two, although unlike in their age, do portray similar feelings. Both are in contemplative state of mind, absorbed in their own secret thoughts, and do not pay any attention to the viewer. And precisely through their quietness … More Meditative Mood
A leisurely walk around Winston Churchill’s garden uncovered a plaque in the wall commemorating the fact that he built most of it himself. Interesting to think about this great politician as a person who not only enjoyed working with his hands but also the challenge that comes with building a structure that serves a practical … More England – A Walk in Churchill’s Garden
Winston Churchill’s garden was blooming, although when I visited there the weather was rather cold and the following week brought only two warm and sunny days. Delicate flowers raised their heads and shook off the rain as the wind gently moved through the garden.