It’s Monday, y’all! Hope you’re all ready for your week – cuz it’s happening whether you want it to, or not!
I have a cute little card for you today, but first – as promised – I’ve got some veggie pics to share with you.
Ready?! Try not to drool on your keyboard, it’s bad for it!
I know – you’re amazed at the quaint and rustic beauty of my vegetable “basket”, aren’t you? Maybe even a little jealous? Yes. It’s true. I gathered these in the same sundress I tried to lure Duck Duck in yesterday.
Oh – and I was wearing a sun bonnet, too. Of course.
Ancho Magnifico Chili Peppers and Tomatoes!
I’ve got a lot of chili charring to do in my immediate future – the reward? Chili rellenos casserole and chile relleno burritos! Yummmmmo!! The little maters are Sweethearts – those are a grape variety – and they’re so sweet and good. The vine grows and produces prolific clusters of the tomatoes. This barely dented what’s waiting!
French Algarve Green Beans
These are the most tender and tasty green beans I’ve even had. Ever. Now – these (some of them) are a little past where I’d normally have plucked them – but I’m going to cook them anyway. I know they’ll still be good! 🙂
So there it is – the first “big” harvest of the summer! One of the more gratifying parts of the year, heh?
And thus concludes this episode of “Mary’s Gardening on a (horse)Shoe String”….we’ll now get back to the real point of this blog…cards!
This one today uses the fun and pretty new stamp set bundle called Best Birds. It has the Best Birds stamp set and the matching Birds & Berries Thinlits. I added a sentiment from the Sunshine Sayings Bundle. Take a look-see:
I played with a couple of challenges on this card. The first, Freshly Made Sketches challenge #247, gave me the layout. Continue reading →