Janet's thread

A weblog, mostly about knitting but other topics appear

Evening Light April 30, 2018

Filed under: Cherry Blossoms,Colours,Seasons,Spring — Janet @ 2:34 am

IMG_1444 from my back deck at 7:30 pm

Ballard, Seattle, Washington

The foliage is lush – lots of purple and white and maroon and pink – and of course green

 

The Color Is Purple April 26, 2018

Filed under: Colours,Flowers,Gardening,Gardens,Lilacs,Seasons,Spring — Janet @ 4:28 pm

IMG_1436  Lovely sunny morning and the lilacs are in bloom

 

What A Difference A Day Makes April 10, 2018

Filed under: Seasons,Spring,Tulips — Janet @ 10:02 pm

IMG_1245  Yesterday the sun was shining – the tulips bloomed!

 

Color of the Season March 27, 2018

Filed under: Colours,Seasons,Skagit Valley,Spring — Janet @ 9:41 pm

29064432_10160301537170512_6046164794444599142_o  The color is YELLOW.  Photo taken of daffodils in the Skagit Valley – by Steviep Photography

 

Signs Of Spring March 7, 2018

Filed under: Crocus,Seasons,Spring — Janet @ 4:10 pm

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Birds In My Garden February 21, 2018

Filed under: Bird Identification,Birds,Seasons,Spring — Janet @ 9:59 pm

pine-siskin-thistle-feeder-christine-haines-2  Pine siskin  (from Birds & Blooms magazine)

I think this bird has appeared on my deck – along with numerous other little brown birds of various combinations of brown, white, and black -and yellow and red.

 

Colorful Month Of June June 14, 2017

Filed under: Cats,Colours,Flowers,Gardening,Gardens,June,Seasons,Spring — Janet @ 5:18 pm

On my walk this morning I saw:

IMG_3454  Reds on Mary Street, Ballard

IMG_3453  another colorful garden with striking Red Hot Pokers

IMG_3452  a rather quirky miniature garden

IMG_3451  2 cats having an early morning visit cat-style?  the black and white cat is obvious – the other cat is a long-haired fluffy orangey one in the doorway of the house