Ok, I'm going to be very honest these are Waitrose bought peonies. They are so beautiful I couldn't resist. Although peonies in a vase may not last long it is wonderful to be able to have a week or two enjoying them. I found a vase I don't often use because of the narrow neck… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – Perfect Peonies
It’s the middle of March and another bitterly cold day, and to make us all feel better about it the weathermen gleefully inform us that Spring is just around the corner and will be warmer tomorrow. I do hope they are right, we could all do with a little sunshine and warmth that… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – In Celebration of Spring
Notwithstanding the rain, I was determined to find something in the garden for In a Vase on Monday. If you have a garden, there is always something that can be used. Actually it was not as easy as I thought it would be to collect some colour. I picked some cotoneaster branches because they were looking… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – Winter foliage
Following on from last week's In a Vase on Monday I have used another mug from the kitchen cupboard. In the past few posts I've found a container and then picked the flowers. This time I knew I wanted to use the last of the hot flowers in the garden. Once I had my selection… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – It’s Hot! Hot! Hot!