Close up they are a magnificent riot of color.
they all but vanish!
I had written this as a back up post for this month of crazy daily posting. I figured that some day life would take over and the blogging just wouldn’t happen.
I didn’t suspect that it would be the day we returned home after the long holiday weekend at 10:45 pm. I didn’t guess that my post for the day would be already written. Or that after we transferred sleeping girls to bed and I went to start a fire to get the chilly house heated up the wood stove would inexplicably belch smoke back into the house…. but that’s what happened…