February 21, 2010

More Snow and Ice

I've had enough of Winter.  I'm sick of the snow.  I'm tired of being cold.  I'm ready to trade in my extra pair of socks and slippers for bare feet and flip-flops.  At least the snow and ice make for some pretty pictures...
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Instead of my garden looking like this:

I'm ready for it to look like this:
And I'm ready for the beautiful peonies to start their blooming process.
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Linked to:
Between Naps on the Porch
Its So Very Cheri
The Trendy Treehouse


Thoughtfully blended hearts said...

Thank you for the glimpse into the future with your wonderful photos!!!

Julie Johnson said...

I'm right there with you! Another snowstorm is here in IL, and while it does look like a Winter wonderland, I'm ready for it to disappear! :)

Allison Shops said...

Gorgeous peonies!!!! We've had snow on the ground four times this season - in Alabama! After 2 gorgeous days of 62 degrees, we're having another cold snap. If it snows, I think the dogs are moving to Florida!

I hope you'll drop by AtticMag this week to see my home on tour.

Michelle @ Sweet Something said...

Hi Emily, thanks for stopping by! The pillow behind the one I made is from Kmart! :)
I'm looking forward to a warmer world too!
The peonies are beautiful!

The Bearded Lady (Laura) said...

Your pictures are beautiful!!! (and so is that fence in your yard!!)

Peonies, oh how I love thee!!

alissa said...

Beautiful pictures! I am so ready for Spring to be here too. . .unfortunately it isn't coming here anytime soon - we are getting 9" of snow today!

gail@myrepurposedlife.blogspot.com said...

I hear ya! I can't wait to get outside and work on some projects. I need to saw and hammer some stuff! :)

thanks for stopping by my blog.

Felissa Hadas said...

Beautiful flowers. Looks like someone is having fun in all that snow.
Stopping by with Marketing Monday to say hello.

Please stop by my new blog

and my business blog

Quilting in My Pyjamas said...

Hi Emily,

Just came over to say thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving a comment. I love those hats in your etsy shop.

Snow is a huge novelty to us in the Southern Hemisphere. I'm sure it can be a pain to live with for months though. But then so are 90 degree temps week in week out.

PS I dont bake either...

Becca said...

Love the pictures! Peonies are by far my favorite flowers EVER - I LOVE them!

Janean said...

adore you photos.

we're all with you. we look forward to the day we say, "buh-bye winter!"

Joyeful said...

I agree!! I am ready for spring! And it's not even THAT cold here! I'm just anxious for COLOR!

The Tablescaper said...

I think that that this severe winter will make us appreciate Spring that much more.

- The Tablescaper

Kate @ The Gaines Gang said...

Yep, I'm with you. The snow is pretty but I am ready to bring back the roses!

LivingInspired said...

Be still my heart, those peony photos are exquisite! I too am beyond ready for the snow and ice to go away. Enough already!

Jerri said...

Great pictures. I actually think the snow is pretty (probably because ours usually melts within a day of getting it). But I'm definitely looking forward to seeing the flowers bloom. Usually around here they start to bloom in January because it's warm & sunny and then a cold snap kills them....that hasn't happened this year!

I'd like to invite you to come by for my first Friday Favorites event!

Debbie said...

Emily pardon me I do remember now, what I did not do is add it on my task bar that is what it was I tried after I hit follow and it did not come up!!~ I am brain dead!

Caro said...

What a CUTE DOG!!!
What kind is he? His face reminds me of my pooch (you can see pics of him on my 365 blog)

Jessica said...

peonies are my fav! what pretty photos!!