Spring arrived almost a month ago, but you would not know that by looking at my flower garden. With the cold spells, and even snow during the end of March and beginning of April, these delicate plants are having a hard time to come to a full bloom.
The two unseasonably warm days of over 70 degrees F we recently enjoyed, really had a positive effect on the plants, and helped them open up a little more.
Today I will share a few of my photos I captured of the current blooms.
Nutritious breakfast provides us with much needed energy to jump start our day.
Cooking breakfast from scratch, in our extremely busy lifestyle, is almost impossible on weekday mornings. However, weekends may be more relaxing, and allow extra time to prepare something special for our family.
The Easter Basket of special foods (described below) is arranged on Holy Saturday, and taken to church, where a special blessing ceremony with prayers and sprinkling with Holy Water, is performed by the parish priest.